Nassau County Comptroller Calls for a Clearer Detainer Policy from Local Police

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos met with several immigrant advocacy groups on June 1st and held a press conference concerning the lack of clarity...

Texas Town Sues State Over SB 4’s “Unconstitutional” Stipulations

On Tuesday, May 9th, the town of El Cenizo, the County of Maverick and the League of United Latin American Citizens filed a lawsuit...

Texas’ SB 4 Law Bans “Sanctuary” Policies

On Sunday, May 7th, Texas Governor Greg Abbott took to Facebook Live to sign a bill that could send Texas police chiefs to jail...

Federal Judge Blocks President Trump from Defunding Sanctuary Cities

Federal District Judge William H. Orrick issued an order on April 25th blocking President Trump from cutting off federal funds to so-called “sanctuary cities.”...

Department of Justice Sends Letters Threatening To Withhold Funds From “Sanctuary Cities”

The Trump administration sent out letters on Friday, April 21st, threatening to take away federal aid from so-called “sanctuary cities.” A press release from...

Department of Homeland Security’s “Sanctuary Cities” Reports Suspended

President Donald Trump’s attempt to bully local police that refuse to honor administrative detainers for immigrants has come to naught. In January 2017, Trump...

New Report Shows Sanctuary Counties Have Less Crime and Stronger Economies

According to a new report published by the Center for American Progress and the National Immigration Law Center, counties that adopt sanctuary policies have...

Long Island Wins Statement on Executive Orders on Border Wall and Sanctuary Cities

Today, President Trump signed two executive orders that have confirmed fears of the divisive and bigoted rhetoric of his campaign and has now led...