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Immigration Policies and Vancouver Families

u.s: The laws instead appeared to be a message from the state that it didn't want to participate in federal immigration policies, U.S. Judge John Mendez said.article continues below Trending Stories Mayoral candidate Wai Young promises to scrap bike lanes in Vancouver City orders closure of Regent Hotel in Downtown Eastside Minimum wage increases go into effect June 1 across B.C. Cost of living stats indicate tough road ahead for Vancouver families We're not going along anymore, we're not participating, he said about how he read the state's motives, according to Vancouver Courier. Outside the courthouse in California's capital city, scores of people protested U.S. immigration policies. A U.S. judge said Wednesday that he was not convinced California enacted protections for immigrants in the country illegally in an effort to interfere with federal immigration enforcement potentially undercutting a key argument by the Trump administration in its lawsuit seeking to block three state laws. Some carried signs that said Keep Families Together and Family Separation is UnAmerican, referring to the administration's zero tolerance policy on illegal border crossings that has separated children from their families. California has been a leader in opposing Trump administration policies, filing more than 50 lawsuits, mostly over immigration and environmental decisions, and notching some significant court victories. President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the separations but not the policy that prosecutes all adults caught crossing illegally. ( As reported in the news.