TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 1, 2018
The Shelby County Commission voted yesterday to ask Gov. Bill Haslam to veto legislation that would ban sanctuary cities and require local authorities to cooperate with immigration officials, The Commercial Appeal reports. Haslam has until May 5 to decide on the bill, which would remove grant funding to any city that adopts such policies. Tennessee currently has no sanctuary cities or counties.