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AGs Urge Court To Prohibit Sanctuary City Policies

Law360, New York (June 19, 2017, 2:24 PM EDT) -- Attorneys general from 10 states on Friday urged a California federal judge in a friend of the court brief to dismiss San Francisco’s challenge to President Donald Trump’s executive order on sanctuary cities, asserting that local governments had no standing to sue based on the facially constitutional text of the order.

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey — joined by the attorneys general of Alabama, Arkansas, Michigan, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Texas — told Judge William Orrick in...
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Case Information

Case Title

City and County of San Francisco v. Donald J. Trump et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


William H. Orrick

Date Filed

January 31, 2017

Government Agencies

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