SoCal City Aims To Opt Out Of State's 'Sanctuary' LawLeaders in Los Alamitos voted 4-1 in favor of a measure to declare the city exempt from California's so-called sanctuary law, citing constitutional concerns.
Lawyers Call Federal Gun Charges In Steinle Case 'Vindictive'Attorneys for a Mexican man acquitted of murder in a San Francisco shooting that helped fuel the U.S. immigration debate are pressing for documents to help them argue that his U.S. gun charges are vindictive.
San Francisco Sheriff: 'We Made A Mistake' After ICE Agents Allowed Inside JailTwice last week, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were allowed inside the jail to interview inmates, a direct violation of state laws as well as jail policy.
California Governor, Attorney General Blast Fed Lawsuit Over Sanctuary PoliciesGov. Jerry Brown and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra vowed today to defend the state against a U.S. government lawsuit that claims three state laws protecting undocumented immigrants are unconstitutional.
States May Follow Berkeley In Declaring Sanctuary For Pot BusinessesTaking a cue from the fight over immigration, some states that have legalized marijuana are considering providing so-called sanctuary status for licensed pot businesses.
Berkeley Becomes Sanctuary City For Use Of CannabisBerkeley has become a sanctuary city for the adult use of cannabis.
White Supremacist Group Hangs 'Danger' Sign Over Tunnel Approach to San FranciscoNeo-Nazi activists claimed credit for a "danger" sign mocking San Francisco's policy on undocumented immigrants which was hung over the Yerba Buena Island Tunnel on Sunday morning.
Oakland Mayor Schaaf Calls New Sanctuary Cities Threat 'Un-American'Mayors from across the country boycotted a White House meeting with President Donald Trump after the Justice Department ramped up pressure on sanctuary cities.
Mayors Boycott Trump Meeting After Sanctuary Cities ThreatThe Justice Department ramped up pressure on Sanctuary cities warning state and local officials they could be legally forced to prove they are cooperating with federal immigration authorities.
Oakland Public Safety Committee Votes To Strengthen Sanctuary City StatusOakland's Public Safety Committee voted unanimously Tuesday night on a resolution to stop what City Councilwoman Rebecca Kaplan calls "collusion" between the Oakland Police Department and ICE.
Steinle Shooter Sentenced To Time Served For Gun ChargeThe Mexican man acquitted of murder in in the 2015 shooting death of Kate Steinle was sentenced to three years for being a felon in possession of a firearm Friday, but will be credited for time already served in custody.
New Federal Charges Filed Against Man Acquitted In Steinle ShootingFederal authorities have charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle.