US Judge permanently blocks Trump's sanctuary city order

US Judge permanently blocks Trump's sanctuary city order
 

A US judge has permanently blocked a presidential order that would have cut funding from US cities refusing to co-operate with immigration officials.
The California judge, who temporarily blocked the order in April, ruled that it was a violation of constitutional rights and separation of powers.
The decision was in response to a lawsuit filed by city of San Francisco and Santa Clara County.
It is considered a blow to Mr Trump's crackdown on illegal immigration.
US District Judge William Orrick said on Monday the executive order was "unconstitutional on its face".
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21 November 2017 in World News, Views: 41
Source: BBC
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