Jury Starts Deliberations in SF Pier Shooting Case

A California jury on Tuesday began deliberating the fate of a man accused in the fatal shooting of a woman walking with her father on San Francisco’s Pier 14, a case that was the flashpoint of an ongoing and contentious debate over sanctuary-city policies in the United States. 

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Judge Refuses to Lift Freeze on Trump Sanctuary Policy

A federal judge in Chicago on Friday denied a request by the U.S. Department of Justice to lift a national freeze on a Trump administration policy that would withhold public safety grants to so-called sanctuary cities that don’t agree to tougher enforcement of U.S. immigration law.

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