California legislators call on Newsom to stop transferring prisoners to ICE


California legislators call on Newsom to stop transferring
California legislators call on Newsom to stop transferring prisoners to ICE Tatiana Sanchez July 6, 2020 Updated: July 6, 2020 8:02 p.m. Facebook Twitter Email LinkedIn Reddit Pinterest


Lawmakers Ask Newsom To Stop Transferring People From …
Lawmakers Ask Newsom To Stop Transferring People From … Over 250 people have been transferred from California prisons to ICE detention since Governor Newsom issued a Stay-At-Home order in March …


State Lawmakers Urge Newsom to Stop Transferring People in …
Dozens of state lawmakers called on Gov. Gavin Newsom Monday to stop California prison officials from transferring people to federal immigration detention during the coronavirus pandemic. In a letter signed by 44 members of the state Senate and Assembly — as well as 18 local elected officials …


Elected officials, advocates call on Newsom to suspend …
More than 60 state and local leaders, along with upwards of 100 advocacy groups, are calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to stop transferring immigrants who have been released from California jails and …


COVID-19 spike in California prisons requires Newsom to
With a COVID-19 outbreak spiraling out of control in San Quentin and other California prisons, Gov. Gavin Newsom must act to save lives and avoid tragedy. … the transfer of inmates from a prison …


At Adelanto detention center, 6 of 10 people with COVID-19 …
The transfer of three people from Chuckawalla Valley State Prison in Blythe to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in early June might have been completely routine, except for one thing: On …


LIVE: Leaders call for halt of ICE transfers to stop COVID …
Liver A letter signed by myself and over 40 of my colleagues from the state Legislature, as well as by over 50 local elected officials to Governor Newsom asking him to take immediate action to save lives and protect public health by suspending the transfer of community members from California custody in prisons and jails to ice detention …


Lawyers sue to stop Newsom from transferring inmates to …
California’s jails and prisons are continuing to voluntarily transfer individuals to ICE custody in the midst of the pandemic, even though they are not legally required to do so,” the suit said. In addition to Newsom, Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra was named as a defendant.


Immunocompromised California inmate scheduled for ICE
Advocates are calling on California Gov. Gavin Newsom to release an immunocompromised Cambodian American refugee from state prison, where he is scheduled to be transferred to ICE custody on …


At Adelanto detention center, 6 of 10 with COVID-19 …
Amid virus outbreaks at prisons and detention centers, some state leaders are calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to halt transfers to ICE during pandemic.