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Nashville to end contract to house ICE immigrant detainees

Oct. 29, 2019 6:25 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The sheriff in Tennessee's largest city says his office will stop contracting to house detained immigrants for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Dec. 1, calling the issue a distraction. Nashville Sheriff Daron Hall's announcement Tuesday comes amid continued backlash from...

New Nashville mayor is reversing predecessor on immigration

Oct. 15, 2019 11:04 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The new mayor of Nashville is rescinding an executive order by his predecessor discouraging Tennessee's capital city from cooperating with immigration officials. The Tennessean reports Mayor John Cooper announced Monday he's rolling back David Briley's action, saying it provides...