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ACLU sues Los Alamitos over anti-sanctuary ordinance

Jill Replogle
| The tiny Orange County city has become the epicenter of the three-way fight over immigration among local, state and federal officials.

LA street vending moves ahead. Here's what you need to know

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The move to legalize vendors, more than four years in the making, got City Council approval. It does not include a controversial provision that would have given nearby brick-and-mortar business owners the power to veto vendor licenses.

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Gorsuch sides with liberals as Supreme Court strikes down 'vague' part of immigration law

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The decision is a loss for President Donald Trump's administration, which has emphasized stricter enforcement of immigration law.

Los Alamitos upholds ordinance blocking state sanctuary law

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The tiny OC city is leading the local movement against the California Values Act, which limits law enforcement cooperation with immigration officials.

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This LA way station for WWII detainees gets a historical marker 76 years after closing

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More than 2,000 immigrants, mostly Japanese but also Italian and German, were held there before many were sent to internment camps during WWII. Advocates for the designation want the historic monument to eventually extend into an oak grove, where the buildings actually stood.

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Immigration judge orders release of street vendor who became rallying point

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A street vendor arrested in San Bernardino County for selling corn without a license now faces deportation. She was held for six months before an immigration judge ordered her release on $1,500 bail.

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Gov. Brown will deploy Cal Guard troops, but not for immigration enforcement

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In a letter addressed to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Defense Secretary James Mattis, the governor outlined the scope of state troops' mission.

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National Guard troops start arriving at US-Mexico border, except in California

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Governor Jerry Brown's spokesman said California officials still are reviewing President Trump's troop request.