BREAKING: Governor keeps promise, signs bill banning sanctuary cities

JUNE 14, 2019

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed a bill on Friday to ban “sanctuary cities” in the state.

The controversial bill, sponsored by state Rep. Cord Byrd (R), will prohibit “sanctuary” policies that protect undocumented immigrants from deportation. It will also require state and local law enforcement agencies to work with federal immigration officials to identify immigrants in Florida who doesn’t have legal status.

The article goes on to state the following:

The law mandates that these law enforcement detain someone if there’s probable cause that they’re “removable” under federal immigration laws, The Miami Herald reports.

There are no sanctuary cities in Florida.

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