Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Wednesday asked Attorney General Ken Paxton to look into a December human smuggling case in San Antonio.
State Attorneys are heading back before the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans Tuesday to defend the State’s new immigration enforcement law.
Garcia’s ruling, which blocked Senate Bill 4, came just two days before the “sanctuary cities” law was set to go into effect.
A federal district judge on ruled against the State of Texas and halted the “sanctuary cities” law just days before it was scheduled to go into effect.
Six weeks after Gov. Greg Abbott signed SB 4 into law, the number of citizens asking for legal advice at Mexican consulates in Texas saw a 60% increase.
On Monday, June 26, U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia will hear the City of San Antonio’s request for a preliminary injunction to block Senate Bill 4