Estamos Unidos

Immigrants' Rights

The ACLU fights to make sure that the rights and liberties guaranteed by our constitution apply to all immigrants, regardless of immigration status. We challenge the serious civil rights violations faced by immigrant communities.

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Class action lawsuit to stop unreasonable detention. Learn more »

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No child should face an immigration judge alone. Take action »

AB 60 activists

Applying for a driver's license under AB 60. Learn more »

know your rights with the police

What are your rights with the police? Read More »

Yongah Hill Immigration Detention Center
Issues :  
A class action lawsuit filed on behalf of thousands of immigrants fleeing persecution who have faced months of detention while they await reasonable fear determinations, the first step in seeking protection in the US when someone is forced to return...Read more »
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Asylum-seeker's family
Issues :  
By the time Credy Madrid Calderon fled Honduras and sought asylum in the United States, he had been threatened, shot at and severely beaten by local gangs. Arriving in the United States, however, did not mean sanctuary for Credy. Instead of being...Read more »
Shackling pregnant women is inhumane
Sacramento Capitol building
Tus Derechos Ante la Policía
Vigil outside of SF Immigration Court
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