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Ilya Somin on Federal Funding and Sanctuary Cities

March 20, 2020

Note: this podcast was originally published on Legal Talk Network, and features Checks & Balances member Ilya Somin.

On today’s Lawyer 2 Lawyer, host Craig Williams is joined by Ilya Somin, professor of Law at George Mason University, and Philip L. Torrey, managing attorney of the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program, to discuss President Trump’s intent to withhold federal funding to sanctuary cities. They take a look at this recent ruling, the legal issues that could arise from the withholding of federal funding, and the impact this could have on state/local rights and immigration.

Listen to the full episode here.

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