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State of Washington files lawsuit to pay illegal immigrant prisoners minimum wage
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Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit on Wednesday to force a state prison to pay its illegal immigrant prisoners a minimum wage of $11 per hour.


California lawmakers approve ‘sanctuary state’ bill
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California lawmakers approved a bill on Saturday to make the entire state a ‘sanctuary’ for illegal immigrants.


Can government leaders seize guns in emergency situations?
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The Governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands has issued an order authorizing the territory’s national guard to seize guns in advance of the approach of Hurricane Irma.


President Trump rescinds DACA amnesty for illegal immigrants
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The Trump administration announced on Tuesday it was rescinding former president Obama’s DACA amnesty program for illegal immigrants.


Massive coalition files briefs with the Supreme Court to overturn assault weapon ban
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A massive coalition of 21 state attorney generals, 34 law enforcement groups, the NRA, and others filed briefs on Friday asking the Supreme Court to overturn assault weapon ban.


Oregon Governor Signs Gun Confiscation Law
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Oregon Governor Brown signed a gun confiscation bill into law on Wednesday, permitting Oregon judges to order guns to be seized without advance notice to the gun owner.


American Bar Association votes to allow illegal immigrants to become lawyers
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In a shocking slap in the face to law and justice, the American Bar Association voted on Monday to allow illegal immigrants to serve as lawyers in U.S. courts.  


Should mayors who create ‘sanctuary cities’ be arrested by the feds?
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Should leaders who create sanctuary cities be arrested? Many wonder why the U.S. federal government does not arrest local leaders who defy federal immigration laws.


Trump victory: Miami-Dade Florida abandons its “sanctuary city” policy
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Federal funding has been restored to Miami-Dade Florida following the city’s abandonment of its “sanctuary city” policies.


Maryland city considers allowing non-citizens to vote
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College Park, Maryland, a city of 30,000 people, is considering a measure that would allow non-citizens to vote in local elections.