The Justice Department declined to comment on the decision, but it had called on the court to uphold the federal law at issue - the department's usual practice when federal laws are challenged - by arguing that there was no constitutional violation.
The White House described it as a gathering of "public officials who oppose California's illegal and unconstitutional sanctuary policies that release criminal illegal aliens into public communities".
A number of conservative areas in the state have objected and joined that lawsuit, looking to exempt themselves from the state law. The case is pending. The Hill quotes Mims as saying, "There can be an MS-13 gang member, if they don't reach a certain threshold, I can't tell [Immigration and Customs Enforcement] about them".
Multiple cities in California oppose the state's position and laws related to immigration and have taken action to make their voices heard.
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"[Trump] is lying on immigration, lying about crime and lying about the laws of CA", he tweeted.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions was also in attendance.
In addition to criticizing the Oakland mayor, President Trump blamed democrats and Gov.
"We need help Mr. President", San Jacinto Mayor Crystal Ruiz said.
The topic is immigration and California's resistance to the Trump administration's hard-line policies.
The Democratic governor added: "Flying in a dozen Republican politicians to flatter him and praise his reckless policies changes nothing. We, the citizens of the fifth largest economy in the world, are not impressed".
The president also took aim at Mexico, savaging the United States' ally and southern neighbor as unhelpful on immigration.
A senior White House official told One America News that "there are plenty of people in the state of California who reject the illegal and unlawful decision made by their own state government. You've gone through a lot too, although it's become quite popular what you are doing".
For the president, cracking down on legal and illegal immigration is the core of his politics; for many Californians, its diversity and openness to immigrants is seen as central to the state's identity and appeal. "You know, we would really appreciate any direct or indirect funding, any sort of fiscal help you could provide for us". "They want border security".
Jose Inez Garcia Zarate had been deported five times when he shot and killed Steinle.
Mets put Yoenis Cespedes on DL, return uncertain
The infielder opened the year with the team and had three at-bats before being sent down in which he went 0-3 with a strikeout. Phillip Evans has been recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas and will start in left field against Toronto on Wednesday.