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Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, a former top Democrat in the heavily blue state legislature, said at an earlier protest rally that ICE had failed to earn the community's trust.
“We're the innovation capital, high tech, agriculture, 40, 50 billion dollar industry. You don't want to mess with California,” said Gov. Jerry Brown.
Police Chief cited fewer reports of rape and domestic violence complaints among Hispanic residents, saying no such decline was seen for other groups.
Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye said she was gravely troubled by recent reports that federal agents were "stalking undocumented immigrants in our courthouses to make arrests."
The revised executive order “will cause severe and immediate harms,” according to a complaint filed Monday.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents had reportedly gone to churches, schools and courthouses to find and arrest illegal immigrants.
Discrimination proves to be bad for business once again.
Major cities are going up against President-elect Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies, including Los Angeles, which said it will set up a $10 million "L.A. Justice Fund" for the cause.
A letter sent to three mosques in California said the president-elect will do to Muslims "what Hitler did to the Jews."
In incidents involving unarmed Black men, such as with Alfred Olango, police used deadly force. A Harvard report confirms Blacks are more likely to be killed by police than whites.
"It's definitely wrongful death. … The officers were clearly negligent. You have a person who is not aggressive, who never swung at officers, and they are using tasers repeatedly."
Small businesses struggle with financial hardships and potentially closing down completely following a series of lawsuits taking advantage of strict ADA regulations.
California is the first state to prohibit its usage.
The ban will prevent the secretive nature of grand jury hearings from hindering justice in these tragically common cases.
Areas with lower income and higher diversity top the list.
A first-in-the-nation move by one state is working to expand opportunity for LGBT-owned businesses. What is being done and what state is stepping up?
The U.S. Supreme Court backs a law that bans psychological counseling meant to turn LGBT minors straight.
State residents overwhelmingly vote in favor of Proposition 41, a plan to build homes and shelters for ex-servicemen without housing.