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Community Justice Alliance exists to defend, heal, and amplify California's immigrants.

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CJA unveils the first "What Moves Us" portrait series, amplifying the stories of immigrants who have found a home in California, and what moves them.

Interactive Map

At the Fresno unveiling of "What Moves Us", an immigrant portrait series, attendees track their own family migration.

Jorge Diaz interviews a Central Valley asylum-seeker about his detention with his small child, and the obstacles of finding legal representation.

Birdiet brings her training from Guatemala to California's Central Valley for rights-based advocacy.

Community Service Award

Ashley accepts the Sacramento Community Service Award for Community Justice Alliance's legal access project.

Attorney of the Day

The CJA teams represents the unrepresented docket in immigration court.

Mobile removal defense

When this Kern County family could not find removal defense, the CJA team came to them. We are working with partners to close representation disparities based on a person's zip code.

In 2019, Gaby and Birdiet complete their fundamentals training.


Sacramento protests the systematic attacks on immigrants.

Immigration Court

Jason and Ashley go into immigration court to represent five individuals in 235 proceedings.

What Moves Us

Community members write letters of support at our immigrant portrait pop up.

Community Love

Sacramento donors send supplies with our team to detention support workers.

Speaking Up

CJA members advocate for more resources for Central Valley immigrants in removal proceedings.

Detention Work

Jason reviews a client declaration inside the detention center

Stepping Up

Our team rallies before challenging immigration court jurisdiction for some detained cases.

Speaking Out

Jason and Kristina speak at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco about family separation

Family Separation

The CJA team represents a detained mother in post-conviction relief as her son waits at home

No Estaran Solos

Notes of support for immigrant families


Ashley and Jason workshop asylum cases before our team represents 11 fathers and sons at Karnes Detention Center in Texas


Kristina writes an Op-Ed about the need to disentangle immigration enforcement from local law enforcement to keep communities safe

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