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Trump administration can withhold crime fighting funds from NY as punishment for immigrant-friendly policies: appeals court

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

The Trump administration can withhold millions in crime fighting grants from New York and other states to force cooperation with immigration enforcement, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday. The decision reversed a lower court decision on the money named for NYPD cop Edward Byrne, who...
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Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The Trump administration won a legal fight Wednesday as a federal appeals court panel unanimously ruled that the federal government can require cities and states that receive law-enforcement grants to provide assistance to immigration authorities.
The New York-based 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a suit that seven states and New York City filed in 2018 objecting to the Justice Department's effort to link grant money to state and local officials' willingness to notify immigration authorities about the planned release of jailed foreigners, provide federal agents with access to those...
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Court rules Trump administration can withhold grants from Albany, other sanctuary cities

1 month ago   |   By Times Union

A federal judge panel ruled unanimously on Wednesday that the federal government could withold grants from cities and states that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration enforcement.
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Court sides with Trump in 'sanctuary cities' grant fight

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Court says Trump can withhold law enforcement grants to force states to cooperate with immigration authorities.
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Court rules Trump can withhold funds from ‘sanctuary' jurisdictions

1 month ago   |   By National Post

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump's administration can withhold millions of dollars in law enforcement funds from states and cities that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Wednesday.
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Court rules Trump administration can withhold grants from 'sanctuary cities'

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

New York City and seven states - New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Washington, Massachusetts, Virginia and Rhode Island - sued in 2018 for withholding funding.
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Court Rules Trump Can Withhold Grant Money to States With ‘Sanctuary' Policies

1 month ago   |   By Time

The Trump administration can withhold millions of dollars in law enforcement grants to force states to cooperate with U.S. immigration enforcement, a federal appeals court in New York ruled Wednesday in a decision that conflicted with three other federal appeals courts.
The decision by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan overturned a lower court's decision ordering the administration to release funding to New York City and seven states - New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Washington, Massachusetts, Virginia and Rhode Island.
The states and city sued the U.S. government after...
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