Chicago’s Lawlapalooza

“These new conditions — which would give federal officials the power to enter city facilities and interrogate arrestees at will and would force the city to detain individuals longer than justified by probable cause, solely to permit federal officials to investigate their immigration status — are unauthorized and unconstitutional.” Chicago files a lawsuit against the Justice Department’s sanctuary city policy.

+ Podcast segment from Reveal: No country for sanctuary seekers: “We look into places that offer sanctuary to those immigrants – and what the conflict between federal and local policies means for them.”

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