Appeals Court Argument Set For Texas 'Sanctuary Cities' LawA federal appeals court in New Orleans is set to hear arguments over a Texas law cracking down on sanctuary cities.
Austin To Honor Federal Immigration DetainersA Texas sheriff who had declined to honor some requests to detain immigrants in local jails says that her county now will comply with all such requests from federal authorities.
Appeals Court Allows More Of Texas 'Sanctuary Cities' LawA federal appeals court has partially lifted a judge's order that blocked much of a Texas law targeting "sanctuary cities."
Texas AG Seeks Swift Reversal Of Blocked 'Sanctuary Cities' LawIn a filing Tuesday, Ken Paxton requested expedited consideration and a ruling from the U.S. 5th Circuit Court within two days.
South Hills High School Students Stage 'Walk Out' Over SB4 SB4 may not have gone into effect today as scheduled; but nonetheless, demonstrations are taking place throughout North Texas denouncing the new law.
Arlington Considers Joining Dallas In Lawsuit Against SB4Arlington is considering joining the lawsuit against Senate Bill 4, the controversial law that bans sanctuary cities and allows police to ask some people about their immigration status.
Grand Prairie Police Department Explains SB4 To CommunityPolice in the Metroplex are waging a public relations campaign two weeks before the controversial Senate Bill 4 becomes law in Texas, hoping to spread facts and dispel fear.
Texas Police Chiefs Start Adapting To 'Sanctuary Cities' LawEven as a new Texas law targeting so-called sanctuary cities remains in legal limbo, police chiefs and sheriffs are making changes to comply with it.
Demonstrators Call On Fort Worth To Sue State Over New LawSB4 goes into effect on September 1 and allows police to inquire about a person’s immigration status during routine police contact.
Mexico To File Affidavit Expressing Concern Over Texas LawThe Mexican government said Monday it has filed a form of affidavit expressing its concern over Texas' "sanctuary cities" law, which is supported by the Trump administration.
Dallas Among Cities Challenging Texas Sanctuary Cities Law In CourtOpponents want a federal judge to block the Texas law banning sanctuary cities, also known as Senate Bill 4, from going into effect September 1.
Dallas Mayor Says City Will Challenge Sanctuary Cities LawDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said Wednesday that he will join other Texas cities in a challenge to the -- newly passed -- so called 'Sanctuary Cities' law.
Nancy Pelosi Criticizes Texas Law Banning Sanctuary CitiesGovernor Greg Abbott said the new state law doesn't target illegal immigrants who are victims or who are trying to help police.
Texas Legislature Passes Ban On So-Called 'Sanctuary Cities'Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has pledged to sign the bill into law, which could now come quickly.