Lawyers for California and President Donald Trump's administration argued over California's sanctuary state law and two other immigration policies in U.S. District Court in Sacramento on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
Lawsuit claims dozens of immigrant children are housed in prison-like conditions at a juvenile detention facility where guards beat children who were in handcuffs and left some young inmates nude and shivering in concrete cells.
Concerns are persisting about the emotional trauma inflicted on immigrant children after President Trump's order to halt the separation of minors from families that are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally.
President Trump's executive order aimed at halting the breakup of immigrant families sparked widespread confusion Wednesday about how the reversal will play out and concern that children will still be in detention, even if they remain with their families.
Researchers found four mountain lion kittens living in the Santa Monica Mountains of Southern California, they announced on Tuesday. The kittens, who are all female, are the first litter found in the Simi Hills area north of Los Angeles.