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Will the Biden Administration Pay Illegal Immigrants Over Immigration Lawsuits?

To shut down illegal immigrants crossing into the U.S, the Trump administration put in place a zero-tolerance policy in April 2018. Children who entered the U.S. with parents or caregivers were separated under then-President Donald...

Citing Britney Spears Case, Matt Gaetz Wants Congress to Review Conservatorships

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., wants a key congressional committee “to review and examine the plight of Americans trapped unjustly in conservatorships” and he is citing the case of a famous pop star to bolster his position.

Greyhound Will No Longer Allow Law Enforcement Check For Illegal Immigrants on Buses

Under federal law, border agents can perform routine checks on Greyhound buses without a warrant. But Greyhound now insists law enforcement personnel will not be able to board its private buses without the company’s consent.
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ACLU: Immigrants Should Not Travel To Florida Due to Sanctuary City Ban

With the Florida Legislature expected to pass a bill which would have local law enforcement go along with federal immigration authorities in cracking down on sanctuary cities, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is issuing warning to immigrants who want to travel and visit the Sunshine State.

Daytona Beach Gears Up for Legal Fight Over Panhandling Ordinance

After months of debate, the Daytona Beach City Commission passed one of the strictest panhandling ordinances in the nation. The new ordinance basically allows no panhandling anywhere within 150 feet of an intersection. 

ACLU of Florida Brings in New Executive Director

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Florida will have a new executive director as longtime leader Howard Simon is retiring.