The U.S. Department of Justice has sent a letter to Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf seeking information about her city’s sanctuary policy.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, responded to a fresh round of criticism from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions this afternoon, telling reporters:
“No one elected me to be fearful.”
Sessions condemned her this morning for warning the public about last week’s immigration sweeps.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday morning in Sacramento, “Federal law is the supreme law of the land.”
The U.S. Department of Justice will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a decision by a federal judge in San Francisco to keep protections for undocumented young people in place.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions will allow federal prosecutors in states where pot is legal to decide how to enforce the federal ban on marijuana sale or possession.
Federal prosecutors Tuesday said new immigration and weapons charges have been filed against Jose Ines Garcia Zarate.
Jurors found Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, the 45-year-old Mexican citizen charged in the fatal shooting of Kate Steinle, not guilty.
San Francisco city and police officials Tuesday said they will continue to implement reforms recommended last year by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Dennis Herrera said the lawsuit against U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions seeks a court order to declare the new restrictions as unconstitutional.
Santa Clara County took its next step in a lawsuit it filed against the Trump administration earlier this year after the president signed an executive order that threatened to withhold federal funds.