Sanctuary City Order Ignored Vetting Process, 9th Circ. Told

Law360 (February 12, 2018, 8:43 PM EST) -- A group of political science experts on Monday urged the Ninth Circuit to maintain a permanent block of President Donald Trump’s executive order to withhold federal funds from so-called sanctuary cities, saying that he ignored proper vetting procedures when implementing it a year ago.

In an amicus brief backing the city and county of San Francisco and the county of Santa Clara, four scholars hailing from major universities across the country argued that Trump had clearly abandoned the nearly century-old process of formulating and vetting proposed...
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City & County of San Francisco v. Donald Trump, et al


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17-17478

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Appellate - 9th Circuit

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2890 Other Statutory Actions

Date Filed

December 14, 2017


Case Title

County of Santa Clara v. Donald Trump, et al


Case Number

17-17480

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Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

2890 Other Statutory Actions

Date Filed

December 14, 2017

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