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DOJ demands documents from cities regarding information sharing with DHS and DOJ

  1. Original Date Announced

    January 24, 2018

    DOJ sends letters to 23 different jurisdictions demanding documentation relating to sharing information with the federal government about immigration enforcement. The requested documents include any instructions to law enforcement officials regarding their conversations with DOJ, DHS, and ICE. [ID #297]

    DOJ Letters
  2. Effective Date

    February 23, 2018
  4. Biden Administration Action: Revoked/Replaced

    April 28, 2021

    2021.04.28 Reuters Reports: Justice Department ends Trump-era limits on grants to ‘sanctuary cities’


    This Biden administration policy revokes in its entirety the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.

    On April 28, 2021, Reuters reported that the Justice Department ended Trump-era limits on these grants to "sanctuary cities."

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Current Status

Not in effect
April 28, 2021
Acted on by Biden Administration


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