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GOP Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Hold Sanctuary Cities Responsible for Violent Crime

A group of GOP senators introduced a bill on Wednesday that would allow violent crime victims to sue the sanctuary cities in which the offense took place.

A handful of leading Republican senators have introduced legislation that would allow victims of violent crime in sanctuary cities to sue the municipalities for putting citizens in harm’s way. 

The “Justice for Victims of Sanctuary Cities Act,” introduced in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, aims to “hold sanctuary jurisdictions accountable for failing to comply with lawful detainer and release notification requests made by federal authorities and jeopardizing public safety.”

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