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The department has expended over 11,000 hours of legal work in response to federal issues since Trump’s inauguration in January.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) did not mince words for the president, while Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) was passionless and rudderless — even when compared to Republicans.
California’s budget faces an uncertain fate due to factors including health care for the poor and the future of federal funding for sanctuary cities.
A new report comes as lawmakers in some states and local jurisdictions have begun to recognize the implications of high traffic fines on the poor and unemployed, especially in minority communities.
Ban is constitutional and does not impinge upon free exercise of religion, justices say.
More than 1,800 immigrants are being held at Adelanto Detention Facility, California's largest immigrant detention center.
Authorities have not yet determined a motive for the shooting.
The ruling in California will perpetuate pay discrimination based on gender.
This past weekend marked the 25-year anniversary of the acquittal of four Los Angeles police officers in the beating of Rodney King and the deadly riots that followed the verdict.
California law requires governmental agencies like the Los Angeles Police Department to respond to requests and to say whether it will provide the information within 10 days of the inquiry.
“Once again, Trump has overreached and lost.”
Undocumented not a criminal problem, according to local authorities.
U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick III questioned the purpose of the president's order as he heard arguments from two large California counties and the Justice Department.
Many mosques around the world admit men and women, but most segregate the genders.
Santa Clara County, which includes the city of San Jose and several smaller Silicon Valley communities, said the plan to withhold federal funds is unconstitutional, and San Francisco filed a similar lawsuit.
“I thought I was going to be like the next Trayvon Martin,” Nandi Cain Jr. said after the incident. Meanwhile, the Justice Department calls for less police reform.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly gave no indication that agents would stop the arrests.
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.