The U.S. Department of Justice asked U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick on Monday for permission to file documents asking the judge to reconsider or clarify his ruling in light of a new memo by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
In order to make the executive order constitutional, Sessions states that sanctuary jurisdictions will only be blocked from accessing grants from the Department of Justice or the Department of Homeland Security, "and not other sources of federal funding". The memo Monday applies to municipalities with laws specifically forbidding their police to notify federal authorities when an illegal immigrant is about to be released from custody.
For example, in a 2012 drug conspiracy case involving some 35 defendants, an assistant US attorney put Damien Mick "on notice" that if he sought to be released pending trial she would file an 851 motion subjecting him to a minimum 20-year sentence upon conviction, telling the court: "It's a hard and fast provision I have in these types of cases", according to the court transcript.
On May 10, 2017, Attorney General Sessions announced a new charging and sentencing policy for the United States Department of Justice that requires federal prosecutors in all cases (absent high-level approval) to "charge and pursue the most serious, readily provable offense" - defined as those offenses that "carry the most substantial guidelines sentence, including mandatory minimum sentences".
In a memo released on Monday, Sessions wrote that the term "sanctuary jurisdictions" used in the executive order refers only to jurisdictions that "willfully refuse" to comply with 8 U.S.C. 1373 ― which simply says that jurisdictions "may not prohibit, or in any way restrict, any government entity or official from sending to, or receiving from, the Immigration and Naturalization Service information regarding the citizenship or immigration status, lawful or unlawful, of any individual". "Going forward, the Department, where authorized, may seek to tailor grants to promote a lawful system of immigration".
The memo marks the first official guidance to federal grant issuers since the president's executive order in January threatened to strip federal funding from cities and towns that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration officials. It sent warning letters to nine localities in April.
Laidlaw may have gleaned some joy from the Twickenham tournament, with Scotland pipping England 12-7 in a tension-filled final. Only the Kiwis and England , which hasn't won its home event since 2009, finished the first day unbeaten.
Spurs ensured second spot with the win, thanks to goals from Wanyama and Kane, while Rooney scored for United. Nobody can play two big competitions with 15 players and this is what we have at the time .
Van Zyl did not return from the hunt, and a set of footprints were found leading to an abandoned rucksack, the BBC report noted. A professional big game hunter was killed on Friday when he was crushed by an elephant, according to News24.
Made by NetherRealm Studios, the same developer responsible for the latest Mortal Kombat releases, it's called Injustice 2 . To say that the game is visually appealing to play is something of an understatement.
In the days since Chris Cornell's tragic death, fellow artists have paid tribute via social media and by covering his songs. He was pronounced dead early Thursday morning after being found unresponsive in his Detroit hotel room.
We stay mostly cloudy for Tuesday with a lower, but still slight, chance of showers and a few rumbles of thunder. A chance for rain Monday morning, with more showers and possible thunderstorms in the afternoon.
The harsh lesson to be learned is that we have to better protect our systems, at the individual, corporate and government levels. This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows. "Looking at the trends, it was going to happen", he said.
Now riding for Red Bull Honda in the World Superbike series, Hayden was rushed to the hospital with head and chest injuries. " He is still in the intensive care unit of Cesena's Maurizio Bufalini Hospital and the prognosis stays reserved ".
But lead researcher Dr Tina Sundelin added: "I don't want to worry people or make them lose sleep over these findings". A couple of bad nights is enough to make a person look "significantly" more ugly, their sleep experiments suggest.
If you pre-order the game, you'll also get bonuses from the title's MyClub mode, which is sure to excite fans of the series. We'll also be getting new player models, lighting, and animations for facial expressions and body flexibility.
Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend
If an agreement can't be reached quickly, retail stores in several states will likely shut down this weekend as well. As part of its next contract, the union wants to bar AT&T from changing its commission structure unilaterally.
Sensex rises on GST push; makes 2nd weekly gain
The market breadth continued to remain negative as 1,789 stocks closed lower, 957 finished higher while 165 ruled steady. State Bank of India was up 2.1 percent ahead of its March-quarter results later in the day.
Liam Payne quits smoking for son
He told United Kingdom radio station KISS FM on Wednesday (17.05.17): "I actually wanted Arthur". Liam said: "At this stage as a dad, you're in a bit of a whirlwind".
Sharapova faces 10-match marathon to win Wimbledon title
Sharapova's Wimbledon fate will be decided on June 20, when a committee meets to decide on wild cards for the main draw. Her ban was later reduced to 15-months following a successful appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Supreme Court reserves verdict over Triple Talaq
It had also said that the issue of polygamy and " nikah halala " would be kept pending and will be dealt with later. He added: "It (instant talaq ) has been followed for 1,400 years, whether it is right of wrong.
Microsoft warns: Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call
The server operates as a "sinkhole" to collect information about malware - and in Friday's case kept the malware from escaping. Breed from Raleigh, North Carolina, Brian Melley in Los Angeles and AP Technology Writer Anick Jesdanun in NY contributed.
Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship
At 21 years, 10 months and 16 days, Kim is the youngest victor of the tournament considered the fifth major on the PGA Tour. The golfer netted nearly $2 million in prize money, a five-year tour exemption and his very own locker at TPC Sawgrass.
McDonald's expanding delivery to parts of Ohio
While delivery is clearly a compelling option to offer, it isn't a simple service for restaurants to add. McDonald's is now catering to those who are too lazy to get up and drive through the drive-thru.