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Jeff Katz
August 01, 2019 - 12:55 pm
You've heard of sanctuary cities for illegal immigrants, but there is a town in California that may soon become a sanctuary city for gun-owners seeking refuge from the state's over-bearing gun control laws. READ MORE .
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Jeff Katz
July 22, 2019 - 5:22 pm
Angel Mom Mary Ann Mendoza, head of the Angel Families organization, was suspended from Twitter after tweeting about illegal immigration and the dangers of sanctuary cities. Angel Mom Medoza's 32-year-old son, Brandon, was a police officer who was killed by a drunk driver who was driving the wrong...
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Jeff Katz
July 16, 2019 - 4:38 pm
The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Friday to uphold President Donald Trump's decisions to withhold federal funds from sanctuary cities, according to a report from Breitbart. President Trump's administration made the decision to withhold certain federal law enforcement grant money to...
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Officials in Illinois (a sanctuary state) have now revealed that an illegal immigrant accused of killing a father in a hit-and-run had been ordered to be deported six years ago, according to a report from Breitbart . Jose Rodriguez, 27, immigrated to the U.S. illegally from Honduras and is accused...
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Jeff Katz
June 21, 2019 - 3:01 pm
An illegal alien is wanted by law enforcement after raped and attacked a woman following his release from King County, Washington, a sanctuary city. Francisco Carranza Ramirez, 35, has been living in the United States as an illegal alien for an unknown amount of time, according to Breitbart News ...
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Jeff Katz
June 16, 2019 - 2:44 pm
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) promised during his campiagn that he would make a stand against foolish and dangerous policies that promote illegal immigration. Friday, he made good on that promise, signing into law a bill banning sanctuary cities in his state. He shared his decision on Twitter: I...
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April 15, 2019 - 3:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump now says that his proposal to send migrants to so-called sanctuary cities is taking effect. Trump is tweeting that, "Those Illegal Immigrants who can no longer be legally held" in custody "will be, subject to Homeland Security, given to Sanctuary Cities and...
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April 12, 2019 - 10:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House considered a plan to release detained immigrants into "sanctuary cities," three people familiar with the idea confirmed Friday — a plan that critics branded as an effort to use migrants as pawns to go after political opponents. The idea of pressing immigration...
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January 15, 2019 - 1:57 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A bill aimed at prohibiting the formation of "sanctuary cities" in Virginia has been sent on to the state Senate. The bill sponsored by Republican Sen. Dick Black would bar localities from adopting ordinances or policies restricting the enforcement of federal immigration laws...
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July 28, 2018 - 11:51 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge ruled Friday that the U.S. Justice Department does not have the authority to withhold grants from the city of Chicago because of its policies that provide sanctuary to immigrants. The city sued Attorney General Jeff Sessions last August after the Justice Department...
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