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Understanding the ‘Sanctuary’ Bill: The New California State Law Will Help Some, but Not All, Immigrants

One of the most controversial issues in Sacramento this year has been what is widely referred to as the “sanctuary state” law, which will take effect Jan. 1. It is intended to protect law-abiding immigrants from being set on a path toward deportation after interactions with local police. But in immigrant communities and elsewhere, there […]