Illegal Immigrant in SF Dubbed ‘Rideshare Rapist’ Denied Bail

Illegal Immigrant in SF Dubbed ‘Rideshare Rapist’ Denied Bail

A former Lyft driver accused of a series of violent rapes he allegedly committed in San Francisco while living in the U.S. illegally — prompting a scathing reproach of the city’s sanctuary policy from federal immigration officials — was ordered to be held without bail Tuesday.

Judge fast-tracks Huntington Beach lawsuit against California’s sanctuary law

Judge fast-tracks Huntington Beach lawsuit against California’s sanctuary law

Filed in April by Huntington Beach City Attorney Michael Gates, the lawsuit claims SB54 unconstitutionally interferes with the city’s charter authority to enforce local laws and regulations, including the operation of the police department.

Simi Valley City Council reaffirms its opposition to California's sanctuary law

Simi Valley City Council reaffirms its opposition to California's sanctuary law

The council voted 4-0 to file an “amicus” letter — commonly known as a “friend of the court” letter — in support of the federal lawsuit brought by the administration of President Donald Trump once the litigation is appealed to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. 

Another California city rebels against state's pro-illegal immigration 'sanctuary city' policies

Another California city rebels against state's pro-illegal immigration 'sanctuary city' policies

Another California city has joined the fight against the state's sanctuary city laws, which limit local authorities' ability to investigate illegal immigrants' status and communicate with federal immigration officals.