Sanctuary Law

Santa Clara County supervisors voted to explore revising the sanctuary police that prevents local law enforcement from sharing information about detained undocumented immigrants with federal immigration officials.
Mike Colgan/KCBS Radio
Mike Colgan
April 09, 2019 - 2:34 pm
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors is considering making changes to its sanctuary policy after an undocumented immigrant was arrested in connection with the murder of a San Jose woman.
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A judge on July 5 rejected an argument by the Trump administration to block two California sanctuary laws, but struck down part of a third.
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
July 05, 2018 - 12:29 pm
A U.S. judge on Thursday rejected a request by the Trump administration to block two California laws that protect immigrants in the country illegally, but put key parts of a third sanctuary law on hold.
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Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf (Photo credit: Bob Butler/KCBS Radio)
May 18, 2018 - 3:35 pm
Schaaf is punching back following a renewed call by President Trump for her investigation. KCBS Radio's Keith Menconi reports she's accusing federal immigration enforcement of being based on a racist agenda...
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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agents
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agents (Photo credit: Philip A. Dwyer/Bellingham Herald/MCT/Sipa USA)
Scott Lettieri
March 30, 2018 - 2:20 pm
There are concerns of Contra Costa County Sheriff is tipping off ICE when immigrant detainees are released. It's a new policy that seems to defy the state's new sanctuary policy. KCBS Radio's Scott Lettieri reports.
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