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Court rules Trump administration can withhold grants from 'sanctuary cities'

A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that the Justice Department can refuse to give crime-fighting money to cities and states that consider themselves sanctuaries and refuse to share information with federal immigration authorities.

Thursday, February 27, 2020
NBC News
Topics: 
Justice Department
Donald Trump
Trump Administration
Immigration
Author Info: Pete Williams
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A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that the Justice Department can refuse to give crime-fighting money to cities and states that consider themselves sanctuaries and refuse to share information with federal immigration authorities.
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