After a 20-year tangle with U.S. courts and immigration, Lima-Marin appears to be free for good.
"Cities like Denver and states like California are allowing criminal aliens to run loose, to kill, murder, maim or hurt our fellow Americans, " said State Rep. Dave Williams.
Under the Trump Administration, Tsogo’s immigration status is up in the air. Her response? She’s says she’s tired of living in fear.
El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder "holds prisoners in custody for days, weeks and even months after state law requires their release," the complaint says.
Eddie Soto, the field director for Denver Latino-focused nonprofit Servicios de La Raza, on a new education campaign.
Officials are encouraging probation officers to offer up more information to immigration authorities about their clients than the law requires.
The lawsuit involves about 62,000 immigrants who've been detained at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Aurora since 2004.
Anticipation of business-friendly policies has led to reports of near-euphoric levels confidence during most of the Trump presidency.
"Both of us support a pathway to citizenship for the dreamers, and both of us support border security," said Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat.
Even tourists who stop into a dispensary for a joint during a visit to the Mile High City risk running afoul of customs agents who are increasingly searching phones and social media.