Joseph Ileto Case

1999

Joseph Ileto case: Filipino American postal worker Joseph Ileto is shot and killed by a white supremacist, shortly after the white supremacist shoots five people at a Jewish community center in Los Angeles. APALC, along with Filipino community groups, assists the Ileto family with emotional, financial, and legal needs.  APALC also works with the Ileto family as they speak publicly across the country, on the need for anti-hate crime legislation, gun control laws, and resources to address race relations. 

Area of Work: 
Policy and Research