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LAPD to Defy ICE Holds

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck stepped into the national immigration debate Thursday, announcing that hundreds of illegal immigrants arrested by his officers each year in low-level crimes would no longer be turned over to federal authorities for deportation.

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/10/lapds-stance-on-illegal-immigration-puts-beck-in-hot-seat.html

I thought immigration was the sole purview of the Feds ? Where is Holder ?

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[quote]MaximusB wrote:
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck stepped into the national immigration debate Thursday, announcing that hundreds of illegal immigrants arrested by his officers each year in low-level crimes would no longer be turned over to federal authorities for deportation.

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/10/lapds-stance-on-illegal-immigration-puts-beck-in-hot-seat.html

I thought immigration was the sole purview of the Feds ? Where is Holder ?[/quote]

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