Berkeley files amicus brief supporting state fight against federal immigration policies

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The Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against California in March, alleging that its sanctuary state laws are unconstitutional. The lawsuit focuses on AB 450, AB 103 and SB 54, three state bills that prohibit private citizens and local police from releasing information pertaining to immigration status to federal immigration authorities.
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ICE agents plan massive immigration sweeps in Bay Area cities

U.S. immigration officials are preparing to arrest over 1,500 undocumented individuals in San Francisco and other Northern California cities as a response to California becoming a sanctuary state last year, according to a tip The San Francisco Chronicle received from an anonymous source Tuesday.
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Students gather to hear faculty speak out at ‘Trump Teach-In’

While the Berkeley College Republicans hung up a “Make America Great Again” banner and played clips of Donald Trump monologues from their tent on Sproul Plaza, faculty members and several students Tuesday afternoon prepared a microphone in front of the Savio Steps: The “Trump Teach-In” was about to begin.
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