Statement on behalf of the ACLU Foundations of Northern California, Southern California, San Diego and Imperial Counties, and ACLU California Action.
ACLUF-SDIC Letter to Imperial County Board of Supervisors Regarding Concerns About Language Access During Public Meetings
On January 12, 2022, the ACLUF-SDIC sent a letter to the Imperial County Board of Supervisors in response to community concerns about the lack of language access during board meetings for people who do not speak English.
The sheriff’s department’s ongoing voluntary entanglement with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) does the opposite. The sheriff’s department routinely, directly and indirectly, transfers county residents into immigration custody.
The right to petition one’s government is a constitutionally protected right. This is because public engagement and robust debate are essential to a healthy democracy.
Carta a la Oficina de Educación del Condado de Imperial Sobre el Plan de Responsabilidad de Control Local
El 22 de septiembre, 2021, le enviamos una carta a la Oficina de Educación del Condado de Imperial en la que expresamos nuestras inquietudes sobre el Plan de Responsabilidad de Control Local (por sus siglas en i
Letter to the Imperial County Office of Education Expressing Concerns About 2021-22 CUSD Local Control and Accountability Plan
Based on discussions with local stakeholders and a review of the CUSD’s plan, we’ve identified deficiencies that will unlawfully deny equitable educational opportunities, services and outcomes for students with high needs.