Judge denies California’s request to postpone Huntington Beach lawsuit over ‘sanctuary state’

Judge denies California’s request to postpone Huntington Beach lawsuit over ‘sanctuary state’

A lawsuit filed by Huntington Beach against California will be decided sooner rather than, as the state wanted, later.

On Thursday, July 19, Orange County Superior Court Judge James Crandall denied the state’s request for a delay in its battle to preserve sanctuary laws.

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.