LA Passes Resolution Declaring Itself A 'Welcoming City' For RefugeesIt comes after President Trump signed an executive order giving cities and states the right to refuse the resettlement of refugees.
Undocumented Brace For The Worst As ICE Threatens Arrests, Mass Deportation"I think a lot of people are scared," says immigrants rights lawyer Cynthia Felix, "that no matter where they are, they can be apprehended and taken away from their family."
Cher Draws Praise From President Trump For LA Immigration CommentsThe legendary singer expressed concern over the city of Los Angeles potentially focusing more attention on immigration at the expense of its own homeless population.
City Council Passes Resolution Declaring LA Sanctuary CityThe resolution is more of a symbolic declaration, it does not carry with it any new laws, but reaffirms ones already in place.
ACLU Files Lawsuit Against Los Alamitos Over Anti-Sanctuary OrdinanceA lawsuit was filed Wednesday against the city of Los Alamitos, challenging the city’s new anti-sanctuary ordinance which was passed at a City Council meeting Monday night.
San Diego County Board Backs 'Sanctuary' SuitSan Diego County leaders have heard public input on whether to join a Trump administration lawsuit opposing a California law that limits police cooperation with federal immigration authorities.
Huntington Beach Votes To Sue Over Sanctuary State StatusMore than 100 people were at the meeting to tell the council they wanted to join the Orange County lawsuit, just days after Los Alamitos became the first city in Orange County to leave their sanctuary city status behind.
OC City Weighs Opting Out Of So-Called Sanctuary LawThe City of Los Alamitos will discuss opting out of California's sanctuary state law on Monday.
Fake ‘Sanctuary State’ Sign Draws Attention On California FreewayThe sign along the 15 Freeway reads, “Official Sanctuary State! Felons, Illegals and MS13 Welcome!”
Mexican Man Acquitted In San Francisco Pier Killing Set To Be Deported For Sixth TimeJurors acquitted Jose Zarate of murder and involuntary manslaughter. Zarate had been deported five times prior to the shooting of Kate Steinle.
Brown Signs Bill Making California A Sanctuary StateStarting Jan. 1, police will be barred from asking people about their immigration status. Oregon is the only state that has declared itself a sanctuary.
LA Sues Feds For Requiring Immigration Enforcement In Exchange For FundingThe lawsuit alleges the Justice Department is giving bonus points to jurisdictions who agree to focus efforts on illegal immigration.
ICE Arrests 101 People In LA Immigration SweepThe sweep targeted so-called sanctuary jurisdictions. Nobody in the DACA program was arrested.
Sessions Expresses Disappointment For Sanctuary State Bill In San Diego AppearanceThe attorney general noted "the refusal of certain jurisdictions to cooperate with our colleagues, mostly our ICE agents."
Calif. Legislature Approves Sanctuary State Bill; LA Sheriff Gives His ApprovalIt limits how local and state police can interact with federal immigration agents.