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Lafayette Not A Sanctuary City

Tuesday, April 23, 2019


Sheriff Garber Issues Cease and Desist Letter to Center for Immigration Studies 

On July 28, 2016, Lafayette Parish Sheriff Mark Garber forwarded a demand letter to Jessica Vaughn, Director of Policy Studies for the Center for Immigration Studies ("CIS") in Washington D.C. In the letter, Sheriff Garber directs Ms. Vaughn and CIS to "immediately cease and desist" from referring to Lafayette Parish and the City of Lafayette as a sanctuary city or county.