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Support Sheriff Accountability!

BACKGROUND Measure P, passed by 65% of Sonoma County voters in November 2020, strengthened the authority of, and increased the funding for, the Independent Office of Law Enforcement and Outreach (IOLERO).  In July 2022, the Board of Supervisors approved two Letters of...

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Advocate for Local Farmworkers

BACKGROUND In July, the Sonoma County Chapter of the ACLU of Northern California sent the following letter to the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors: “Dear Chair Gore and Members of the Board of Supervisors:  The Sonoma County Chapter of the ACLU of Northern...

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CRIMINAL RECORD CLEARANCE

Criminal convictions haunt people long beyond the time they spend in jail or on probation.  Convictions can prevent people from getting housing, a job, or an occupational license.  California law, however, allows a person with a criminal conviction to have the...

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BE THE CHANGE

BE THE CHANGE

BE THE CHANGE: TAKE ACTION IN 2021 Change happens because of people like you. Join our people-powered movement for justice, equity and freedom! View this page in Spanish. READ MORE

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LEGAL HELP

LEGAL HELP

For legal help, please contact the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California directly

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TAKE ACTION

TAKE ACTION

TAKE ACTION Real change starts with you – and every one of us can help make a difference. ACLU activists help turn America’s most cherished principles into reality. The ACLU is the foremost civil rights and liberties organization – and we are a movement of people...

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