Sessions Slams Calif. For Immigration Enforcement Laws

Law360 (March 7, 2018, 5:09 PM EST) -- U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday sparked an immigration enforcement showdown with California’s leading progressive politicians, accusing the state of deploying “irrational, unfair and unconstitutional” laws on the heels of a newly filed lawsuit challenging the state's policies limiting local law enforcement's involvement with deportation activities.

The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday filed a suit that takes aim at three different California statues that, according to the suit, are inhibiting U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers from doing their jobs and impairing efforts to...
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