Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to California’s Sanctuary State Law
The decision leaves standing a lower court ruling that upheld the California Values Act (SB 54).
Brittany M. 06/16/2020 - 5:18 AM
Appellate Court Rules Charter Cities Are Bound by Sanctuary State Law

An appellate court has ruled that Huntington Beach must abide by California’s sanctuary state law, SB 54, even though it is a charter city.

Brittany M. 01/14/2020 - 9:28 AM
Needles Declares Itself a Second Amendment Sanctuary
Needles is the first city in California to jump on the 2A sanctuary bandwagon.
Brittany M. 06/26/2019 - 10:13 PM
Report: Numerous Jurisdictions Flout California Values Act
A recent review by Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus and the University of Oxford Centre for Criminology in England found that 68 out of 169 local law enforcement agencies (40%) were not in compliance with SB 54.
Brittany M. 04/24/2019 - 6:41 PM
President Trump Has Threatened to ‘Dump’ Migrants in California. Here’s How Some State and Local Leaders Are Responding.

It’s not clear whether President Trump’s threat to ‘dump’ migrants into so-called sanctuary cities is policy or bluster, but California’s state and local leaders aren’t wasting any time responding.

Brittany M. 04/22/2019 - 8:24 PM
The Rise of “Second Amendment Sanctuaries”
A growing number of local officials are refusing to enforce new gun control laws. They say they’ve been inspired by the sanctuary city movement.
Brittany M. 04/22/2019 - 8:16 PM
L.A. Formally Declares Itself a Sanctuary City

It's been a long time coming.

Brittany M. 02/12/2019 - 3:20 AM
Police Officer’s Death Reignites Sanctuary Debate
“This is a criminal illegal alien with prior criminal activity that should have been reported to ICE."
Brittany M. 01/02/2019 - 7:29 AM
Trump Administration Suffers Another Setback in Sanctuary Fight

The Trump administration has been dealt another legal blow in its attempts to withhold federal funds from so-called sanctuary cities.

Brittany M. 12/03/2018 - 5:43 PM
Trump Says California is ‘Rioting.’ Will the Rioters Please Stand Up?

Donald Trump says California is rioting. We missed the memo.

Brittany M. 10/25/2018 - 6:49 AM