ICE arrests at Colorado courthouses leave illegal aliens fearful

Article CAIRCO note: 
Excellent news!
Article publisher: 
Denver Post
Article date: 
20 January 2020
Article category: 
Colorado News
Article Body: 

... Immigrant advocates [illegal alien advocates] and even some district attorneys say the courthouse arrests impede the criminal justice system. Colorado Sen. Julie Gonzales, D-Denver, has introduced a bill to prohibit civil arrests from taking place in courthouses or for people who are on their way to courthouses, similar to laws in other states.

But ICE officials contend it’s the only way to detain undocumented immigrants [illegal aliens] when local and state jurisdictions don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities....