News Radio 1200 WOAI San Antonio Texas

“The measure would be similar to Arizona’s controversial SB 1070, in that it would require that local police work with federal immigration officials in determining the legal status of a person who is in their custody.

‘If that individual is already being detained, because of another crime, then that officer can inquire as to one’s immigration status,’ Riddle said.

The Arizona law has been placed on hold pending a court challenge. Riddle says her measure would help it withstand similar legal challenges.”

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