A Honduran immigrant called 911 for help. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office tried to deport her. She is challenging the legality of the county’s 287(g) program and suing for $2.5 million.
Shifting Stories The Knox County Law Department says that the sheriff’s immigration enforcement program complies with state law. But its arguments have varied — and have sometimes been incorrect. by jesse fox mayshark, Compassand tyler whetstone, knoxville news sentinelJune 9, 2021 (Photo courtesy of U.S. Immigration and customs enforcement) This is a joint report of Compass and the Knoxville News … Read More
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