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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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The TRUST Act will restore community relationships with local police by making clear that local jails cannot hold people on immigration-based detention requests when they pose no risk to public safety.Read more »
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On Feb. 6, 2013 the ACLU of Northern California, along with Bertha Mejia Espinoza's immigration attorney Rosy Cho, filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus, seeking Ms. Mejia's release from Yuba County Jail. On the basis of minor, nonviolent... Read more
The American Civil Liberties Union of California today called Gov. Jerry Brown’s decision to veto AB1081, known as the TRUST ACT, a missed opportunity to protect Californians from unnecessary and unjustified detentions and deportations, but vowed to... Read more