Articles Tagged 'sanctuary cities'
Florida lawmakers pass ‘sanctuary cities’ ban
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Legislation that would give Florida one of the strictest laws in the nation against so-called sanctuary cities is headed to Gov. Ron… READ MORE
Appeals court backs Texas, Trump in sanctuary city fight
States have the power to punish sanctuary cities within their borders and to force local police and sheriff’s departments to cooperate in turning over illegal… READ MORE
Border Patrol: California sanctuary laws obstruct public safety, law enforcement
The Border Patrol says it’s been forced to release a drunk driver back onto the streets, and nearly missed out on nabbing a fake UPS… READ MORE
Trump DOJ sues California over ‘interference’ with immigration enforcement
The Trump Justice Department filed a lawsuit Tuesday night against California, saying three recently-passed state laws were deliberately interfering with federal immigration policies.
It marked… READ MORE
Justice Department gives 29 ‘sanctuary’ cities, states until Dec. 8 to prove compliance with immigration law
The Department of Justice on Wednesday told Illinois, Oregon, and Vermont and 26 “sanctuary” cities and counties around the country that they were found to… READ MORE
NYC, Philadelphia Mayors to Defy DOJ Orders on ‘Sanctuary City’ Deadline
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) and Philadelphia Mayor James Kenney (D) are planning to ignore a Sunday deadline to provide critical information… READ MORE
ICE nabs nearly 500 aliens in sweep of sanctuary cities
Federal deportation officers swarmed sanctuary cities this week, netting nearly 500 immigrants in a series of targeted operations designed to go after people that counties… READ MORE
Federal judge rules Jeff Sessions cannot withhold funds from sanctuary cities
Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ attempt to withhold federal grant money from so-called sanctuary cities has been blocked by a federal judge.
On Friday, U.S. District… READ MORE
Chicago sues Trump Administration because they won’t help Sanctuary Cities
Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired back Monday at the lawsuit filed by the city of Chicago over the Justice Department’s threat to withhold federal money… READ MORE
Trump prods Congress to join fight against MS-13, illegal immigration
President Trump stood with police officers Friday in Long Island, New York, and demanded Congress fund the administration’s fight against illegal immigration that fuels the… READ MORE