Federal authorities announced Wednesday that they are suing a nonprofit organization that wants to build a facility in Philadelphia where drug users could inject heroin and illicit fentanyl under medical supervision to be protected from overdosing.

“The law makes it illegal to have a place that is used to to make, store, or distribute illegal drugs” reports washingtonexaminer.com. The filing by U.S. Attorney William McSwain, an appointee of President Trump, asked a judge in a civil lawsuit to declare the facility illegal under federal law. Source: washingtonexaminer.com

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Trump’s State of the Union nailed the border wall and immigration in just 4 sentences

“President Trump on Tuesday dedicated a large portion of his State of the Union address to the immigration issue” reports washingtonexaminer.com. It will be deployed in the areas identified by the border agents as having the greatest need, and these agents will tell you: where walls go up, illegal crossings go way, way down. Source: washingtonexaminer.com

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Social Media Firms ‘To Be Forced To Remove Illegal Content’

“Social media companies could be forced by law to remove illegal content and sign a code of conduct protecting vulnerable users” writes Press Association for huffingtonpost.com. Hancock is due to meet Instagram officials on Thursday to understand how it is tackling harmful online content.The minister’s comments come ahead of a meeting with Facebook to discuss what action the company is taking to curb harmful online content. Source: huffingtonpost.com

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Dems push to revive Obama-era aid to illegal immigrants

“Specifically, Democrats want $30.5 million added to the family case management budget within the Department of Homeland Security” reports washingtonexaminer.com. The Family Case Management program cost about $18,000 per illegal immigrant.According to ICE, more illegal immigrants were sent back to their home countries “at a much higher rate” in other Alternative To Detention programs than the Family Case Management Program.Family case management operates within the ATD program but provides more services to illegal immigrants, such as legal help, and is much more expensive, according to the pro-immigration Cato Institute. Source: washingtonexaminer.com

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Feds vs illegal drones: The game within the game at Super Bowl LIII

“Federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies are ready to take down any unauthorized drones that are caught buzzing around the Mercedes-Benz Stadium during the Super Bowl Sunday night” reports washingtonexaminer.com. Morabe said federal, state, and local agencies were also invited to attend and observe how their products handled various scenarios, in preparation for Sunday’s game. Source: washingtonexaminer.com

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Pune Court Terms Teltumbde’s Arrest Illegal, Orders Immediate Release

“A sessions court in Pune city of Maharashtra has termed the arrest of Dalit intellectual Anand Teltumbde by Pune city police as illegal and ordered the police to immediately release him” writes Reporter Social Movements for huffingtonpost.com. Teltumbde was produced before the sessions court of additional sessions judge K.D.Vadane in Pune who had rejected his anticipatory bail application on Friday.Judge Vadane termed the arrest of Teltumbde as “illegal” and has asked the police to release Teltumbde immediately. “We had filed a contempt application today morning saying that his arrest is…

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Selling fake followers and likes is illegal, landmark settlement finds

“This is the first time a law enforcement agency has found that selling fake social media engagement and using stolen identities is illegal” writes Alfred Ng for cnet.com. Some fake accounts stole real people’s photos on social media, the attorney general’s office said.Faking social media engagement, the attorney general’s office found, could affect what followers choose to buy and who advertisers choose to sponsor.The company sold fraudulent social media engagement to celebrities, musicians and athletes, it added. Source: cnet.com

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House Democrat invites illegal immigrant fired from Trump golf course to State of the Union

“A House Democrat invited an illegal immigrant who was fired from the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., to President Trump’s State of the Union address next week” reports washingtonexaminer.com. Morales, who identified herself as a housekeeper who worked at the golf resort for five years, came forward in the last month as one of a number of undocumented immigrants fired at Trump golf properties.Trump has demanded $5.7 billion for border wall funding, but opposing Democrats in Congress have refused to budge.Bonnie Watson Coleman, D-N.J., announced Thursday that she…

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MS-13 gang member, attempted murderer apprehended at Texas border lacking border wall

“When I paid a visit to the area two weeks ago, border patrol division chief John Morris told me that 90 percent of illegal alien apprehensions take place in the vast swaths of land where no border wall construction has been completed” reports washingtonexaminer.com. Both incidents happened in the southernmost part of Texas, in the Rio Grande Valley sector of the border, where illegal crossings are more than three times that of any other sector and where agents told me they are in dire need of a physical barrier wall.Here…

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Two duffel bags filled with 17 long-arm rifles, shotguns, handguns, and ammunition were found on a private Texas ranch and confiscated by border officials.

“Two duffel bags filled with 17 long-arm rifles, shotguns, handguns, and ammunition were found on a private Texas ranch and confiscated by border officials” writes Photo Courtesy Customs for washingtonexaminer.com. An unnamed citizen called the agency after seeing a group of suspected illegal immigrants carrying large bags on nearby land Friday. The guns were turned over to the Dimmit County Sheriff’s Department. [Also read: New crisis: 43 percent of illegal immigrants skip court hearings, 49 percent for minors]. The agents who responded to the ranch found four handguns and 13…

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