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Sanctuary Cities Undermined by Police Officers Working with ICE

New Mexico, California, Philadelphia, Chicago. These are some of the city, county and state governments that have attempted to protect immigrants from local law enforcement working with immigration authorities by becoming “sanctuary” locations. These sanctuary cities are meant to protect immigrants from a myriad of injustices, including holding people in jail…

Archived: Fake ICE Posters Used in D.C. to Intimidate Immigrants

Phony posters made to look like a message from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) were found hanging around Washington, D.C., on Thursday, prompting city officials to reaffirm D.C.’s status as a welcoming place for immigrants. The posters are labeled, “Sanctuary City Public Notice.” “Sanctuary city” is not an official legal…