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9th Circuit Rules Sanctuary City Funding Limits Unconstitutional

<div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden"><a href="/news/9th-circuit-rules-sanctuary-city-funding-limits-unconstitutional"><img class="image-style--medium img" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt=""></a></div><div class="field field--name-field-timestamp field--type-datestamp field--label-hidden"><time datetime="2018-08-01T17:21:59-04:00"><b>Wed,</b> <span class="uppercase"><b>Aug</b></span> 1<sup>st</sup> 2018 @ <b>5:21</b> pm EDT</time></div><p>A three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unconstitutional provisions of a presidential executive order that penalize sanctuary cities. The court, however, vacated a nationwide injunction imposed by a lower court and enjoined the Administration from withholding funds only for the plaintiff cities in the case. The ruling enables the Administration to block funding for entities deemed to be sanctuary cities if they are not part of the other pending sanctuary lawsuits.</p>