Category: State & Local Laws

Illinois’ Law Ending Immigration Detention In 2022 Hits Snag

CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois law aimed at ending federal immigration detention in the New Year has hit another legal snag, delaying a change immigrant rights activists had celebrated as historic. Local governments in Illinois cannot enter into new federal…
Florida Drops Appeal Over Federal Immigration Policies

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As Gov. Ron DeSantis launched another broadside against the federal government’s immigration policies, the state on Friday said it is dropping a legal challenge against the Biden administration over immigration directives issued early this year. Attorney General…