"The Tennessee chapter of the ACLU is suing Immigration and Customs
Enforcement over an alleged warrantless raid on an apartment complex
housing people suspected of being illegal immigrants, during which an
officer reportedly said “we don’t need a warrant, we’re ICE.”...
in Nashville is seeking to stop jailers across Tennessee from enforcing
a state law that requires them to investigate the immigration status of
any person who comes into a county or municipal detention facility. Public Chapter No. 1112, which passed in 2010 and took effect this...
"Jailers will no longer interview suspects about their birthplace and
citizenship after a state commission, facing pressure from a lawsuit,
scrapped immigration rules just two weeks into their implementation. The Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission voted
"Nashville immigration attorney Elliott Ozment’s crusade against state
officials who attempt to enforce federal immigration law continued this
week with the filing of a federal lawsuit against Maury County
government and General Sessions Judge Bobby Sands. According
to the lawsuit...
David Weigel, Washington Post, Sept. 1, 2017 - "Tennessee, one of 10 states whose attorneys general had sued to stop the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, pulled out of the lawsuit Friday — a victory for immigration advocates who have been pressuring states to...