For Immediate Release
Case #SACV09-1090


November 8, 2010

Susan Kang Schroeder
Chief of Staff
Office: 714-347-8408
Cell: 714-292-2718

Farrah Emami
Office: 714-347-8405
Cell: 714-323-4486




WHO: American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) v. Orange County District Attorney (OCDA) Tony Rackauckas and Orange Police Department (OPD) Chief Robert Gustafson


WHAT: The OCDA and OPD will defend a lawsuit against the OCDA filed by the ACLU.  The ACLU is suing to enjoin the OCDA from enforcing gang injunctions in defense of gang member rights.  Please check the OCDA website at for background on gang injunctions by typing “gang injunctions” in the search function. 


WHEN: Beginning today, Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, at 2:30 p.m. and expected to last for approximately 20 court days.


WHERE: Courtroom 9, Federal Courthouse, 312 N. Spring Street, Los Angeles