ACLU sues Teller County sheriff, claims plan to assist federal immigration agency violates state law

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ACLU sides with the interests of illegal aliens over enforcement of immigration law
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29 June 2019
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Colorado News
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The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado is suing Teller County Sheriff Jason Mikesell over what it claims is an illegal plan to have three deputies act as federal immigration enforcement officials.

Those deputies would receive training allowing them to speed handing suspected undocumented immigrants [illegal aliens] over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement under an agreement with the federal agency known as 287(g)....