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DoJ v. CA over the state’s sanctuary policies. Who’ll win?




U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a White House Opioid Summit March 1, 2018 in Washington, DC.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a White House Opioid Summit March 1, 2018 in Washington, DC.
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The Justice Department is suing CA over three new laws designed to limit federal immigration enforcement.

The federal government claims the laws make it more dangerous for ICE agents to do their jobs and more dangerous for CA residents exposed to criminals in the country illegally.

What are the arguments on both sides, and who would likely prevail?

Guests:

Josh Blackman, an associate professor of law at the South Texas College of Law who specializes in constitutional law; he tweets @JoshMBlackman

Bill Hing, immigration law expert; professor of law and director of the immigration and deportation defense clinic at the University of San Francisco School of Law