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ACLU Criticizes Board of Supervisors’ Decision to Support the Trump Lawsuit Against California

SAN DIEGO – Today, a majority of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors decided to support the Trump administration’s lawsuit against the State of California. The lawsuit, filed by the Department of Justice, targets three California statutes, including the…

Organizations Will Rally to Demand That the Board of Supervisors to Vote ‘No’ on Proposal to Join Trump Lawsuit Against California

SAN DIEGO – Organizations from throughout San Diego will rally outside the County Administration Center on Tuesday calling on the County Board of Supervisors to vote against joining the Trump administration’s lawsuit against the State of California. On March 6,…

ACLU of California Statement On Trump Administration’s Lawsuit Against California Over Its Pro-Immigrant Legislation

Los Angeles – Please attribute the following statement to Jennie Pasquarella, director of immigrants’ rights for the ACLU of California, in regards to the Trump administration’s lawsuit against the State of California over its recently enacted laws Senate Bill 54…

ACLU Applauds Governor Brown for Signing California Values Act (SB 54)

SACRAMENTO–Today, Governor Brown signed SB 54, the California Values Act, a bill introduced by Senate President pro Tempore Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles) to protect the rights of immigrants living in the state. In response, Jennie Pasquarella, Immigrants’ Rights Director…

California Legislature Approves Bill to Limit State and Local Role in Deportations

SACRAMENTO-Yesterday, the California Assembly and Senate both approved Senate Bill 54, the California Values Act. The bill, introduced by Senate President pro Tempore Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles), further cements the state’s commitment to protecting immigrants’ rights and ensuring the…