By Calasia Haynes and Sarah Grace Villarreal for NOWCastSA Immigrants and their advocates have much to be wary of when the Texas Legislature convenes in January, 2019.
Written by Calasia_Haynes on Dec 13 2018 - 8:08pm
Written by Texas Tribune on Mar 14 2018 - 8:20pm
By Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. A panel of three 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judges ruled Tuesday that most of the state’s immigration enforcement legislation, Senate Bill 4, can remain in effect while the case plays out, handing a victory to Gov. Greg Abbott and Republican supporters of the law.
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 30 2017 - 8:35pm
Updated: by Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune A federal district judge ruled against the state of Texas and halted major provisions of a controversial state-based immigration enforcement law just days before it was scheduled to go into effect.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 8 2017 - 5:00pm
San Antonio’s frontrunner mayoral candidates debated neighborhoods, gentrification, public safety and sanctuary cities on March 6.
Written by Texas Tribune on Feb 6 2017 - 6:31pm
by Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune Feb. 3, 2017 Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.
Written by JamiAlise on Jan 30 2017 - 4:05pm
ENGLISH (ESPANOL SIGUE) *WEAR WHITE In breif, SB 4 is the so-called "anti-sanctuary cities" proposal that:
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jan 27 2017 - 1:45pm
A local state legislator and San Antonio’s top cop feel the federal and state push to step up enforcement of immigration laws, locally, could do more harm than good. But a conservative think tank official and Bexar County’s GOP chairman say the federal and state governments are only wanting cooperation from police in local immigration enforcement to improve community safety.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Jan 11 2017 - 4:42pm
UTSA will be holding a town hall on Sanctuary Cities on January 26, at 7:00 p.m. The town hall includes a panel consisting of William McManus, S.A.P.D. Chief of Police, State Representative Diego Bernal, Jeff Judson, from The Heartland Institute, and G.O.P County Chairman Robert Stovall. The town hall is free and open to public but seating is limited and doors close at 6:45 p.m.