Immigration Law

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California Immigration Holds Drop
Posted on 7 Apr 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Far fewer immigrants arrested by California law enforcement are being turned over to federal authorities for deportation since a new state law went into effect in January. The law was pushed by immigrant advocates and directs law enforcement... Read More

Cal. Gov. Brown Signs Immigration Bills
Posted on 5 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" As advocates rally across the nation today to urge Congress to adopt comprehensive immigration reform, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed legislation to enhance school, workplace and civil protections for California’s hardworking immigrants... Read More

Can L.A. County Sheriff McDonnell Thread PEP-Trust Act Needle?
Posted on 24 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

NILC, Sept. 23, 2015 - "The Los Angeles County sheriff announced Tuesday his newest plan to further entangle the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE’s) harsh deportation policies.... Read More

Kern County Will Continue ICE Detainers Pending Legal Analysis
Posted on 13 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Under the new state law known as the Trust Act which went into effect January 1, undocumented immigrants arrested for minor misdemeanor offenses are no longer subjected to being placed on a 48 hour immigration hold at the request of ICE, Immigration... Read More