The Biden administration is being sued by sheriffs and active Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers for its handcuffing them on enforcing immigration law by restricting arrests and deportation of illegal immigrants.
“The relief we are seeking is that the court order ICE and the Department of Homeland Security to simply follow the law,” attorney Kris Kobach, a Republican running for attorney general of Kansas, said Thursday in Galveston, Texas.
Kobach, arguing on behalf of the sheriffs and ICE agents note “specific laws” already on the books “require them to detain and deport certain . . .