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Immigration activist takes sanctuary in Denver church

DENVER (AP) – An immigration activist who was granted a temporary stay from deportation after seeking sanctuary in Denver churches has once again taken up shelter inside a house of faith. The Denver Post reports lawyers for Jeanette Vizguerra [...]

US immigration agents find ways around ‘sanctuary’ policies

PHOENIX (AP) – Two years after New Mexico’s largest county barred local law enforcement from cooperating with immigration authorities, its leaders learned that the policy was being subverted from within. Staff members at the Bernalillo [...]

Hawaii senate approves immigrant sanctuary bill

HONOLULU (AP) – The state senate in Hawaii has approved a bill that would make it the second “sanctuary state” for undocumented immigrants. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that the senate bill has been referred to the House for [...]

Quay County, New Mexico declares itself ‘Second Amendment Sanctuary County’

TUCUMCARI, N.M. — A small New Mexico county has passed a resolution in protest of gun control legislation in the Legislature. KRQE-TV reports Quay County has declared itself a “Second Amendment Sanctuary County” under a resolution approved [...]

San Francisco mayor pledges more housing, sanctuary for all

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The mayor of San Francisco swiped at the White House in her first state of the city address, saying that the city would protect transgender and immigrant rights. London Breed, who took office six months ago, also [...]

San Francisco sanctuary issue over rape suspect defused

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – San Francisco lawmakers Tuesday avoided having to bend the city’s sanctuary city policy to have a rape suspect extradited after federal authorities backed off their demands and the man was sent back from Canada. Mohamed [...]

Proposal could make New Mexico a ‘sanctuary state’

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – A New Mexico bill could turn the state with the nation’s largest percentage of Hispanic residents into a “sanctuary state.” Identical Democratic proposals in the New Mexico House and Senate would prevent state [...]

Hearing set for man seeking sanctuary in Michigan church

DETROIT (AP) – A hearing has been scheduled in federal court on the status of an Albanian man seeking sanctuary from deportation in a Detroit church. U.S. District Court records show a Nov. 13 hearing on the government’s request to [...]
New York Teamsters Going All ‘Sanctuary Union’ To Protect Members From ICE Goon Squads
Don’t have to take your shit. Teamsters in New York City are doing what unions always do: protecting their workers on the job. And now that includes protecting members who might have run-ins with ICE, because that’s what standing up for [...]
Judge Rules Trump ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Executive Order As Unconstitutional As All The Other Ones
Good Morning, Wonkers! It is NiceTimes again, at least for the next 20 minutes until we have to come back and tell you that yet another of your childhood heroes is a horrible rape monster. But until then, let’s enjoy this epic smackdown [...]