Google
 
Web rhymeswithright.mu.nu

November 07, 2007

School District & Cops Agree – Ignore The Law

Kid is busted for drugs at school. Cops are called. Parents are called. Cops determine the whole family are in the country illegally (smoking the pot that Americans won’t smoke?) and call the Border Patrol. Family gets deported.

Sounds like a happy ending to me, in accordance with the laws of the United States.

Unfortunately, students and administrators in the Tucson Unified School District disagreed. And now the cops have announced their intention to ignore, rather than enforce, the law.

>About a hundred students demonstrated outside a Tucson high school Tuesday, then marched five miles downtown to protest the arrest and removal to Mexico of a classmate and his family.

The students apparently did not walk out of classes but arrived at Catalina High School on ready to demonstrate and head to the federal building, Tucson Unified School District spokeswoman Chryl Hill Lander said.

Tucson police spokesman Sgt. Mark Robinson said at least some of the demonstrators veered off to congregate peacefully outside police headquarters.

* * *

School officials searched the backpack of a 17-year-old freshman who was incoherent, and when they found a substance that looked like marijuana, called police — standard procedure.

"Police were called in because there was marijuana found in a student's backpack," Lander said. "Administrators have the right to go through a backpack when the situation warrants, and the student was acting strangely, was incoherent. He wasn't able to talk and make complete sentences," she said.

Police called the boy's parents and asked them to come to the school. When they arrived, police asked to see their drivers' licenses.

The parents acknowledged living in the United States illegally with their two sons, including a sixth-grader, for a half-dozen years.

Police in turn notified the Border Patrol, who took all four people into custody.
Immigrants rights activists voiced concern about the incident, but Tucson police defended calling the Border Patrol as the appropriate action.

In other words, this is really straightforward. They weren’t even looking for illegals – they were dealing with a kid so stoned that he couldn’t see straight who got busted with drugs. The discovery of the immigration status was merely incidental. This is the classic case of when everyone OUGHT to agree that rounding them up and sending them home is appropriate

I’m particularly incensed by this comment.

Jennifer Allen, director of the Border Action Network, said allowing immigration agents into schools could create more mistrust and fear in the immigrant community.

More mistrust? More fear? You say that like it is a bad thing. I want them so damn scared that they are pissing their pants every time they set foot on the streets of our nation or hear a knock on the door. I want them so mistrustful and frightened that they go back to their countries of origin. Criminals OUGHT to be mistrustful and fearful, and it is a sign of mental and moral weakness to think that they should not be.

And yet you get a street protest by a bunch of kids cutting school, many of whom are probably in this country illegally themselves.

On Tuesday morning, more than 100 students, mostly from Catalina, gathered outside TPD headquarters, 270 S. Stone Ave., to protest the removal of the boy and his family by the U.S. Border Patrol.

Police called Border Patrol officials after they had been told by the family that is had been in the country illegally, police officials said.

But the students, some carrying signs including "Migra (immigration agents) out of our schools," said they should not be afraid they might be yanked from their classrooms by immigration police.

In Arizona, public school districts are forbidden by law to deny an education to any school-age child living here, Tucson Unified School District officials said.

The district's stance on the issue was clear: "We don't want immigration laws enforced on our campuses," said TUSD Superintendent Roger Pfeuffer.

He, deputy superintendent Patti Lopez and police officials including Assistant Chief Roberto Villaseñor, met as the protesters waited in a orderly fashion outside the station.

Pfeuffer said Villaseñor came out to speak with students after their meeting and pointed out that police never would have called the Border Patrol if police hadn't been called to the school for criminal activity.

Villaseñor said police have to ask the question of citizenship when they are taking someone into custody.

Community activist Isabel Garcia questioned that action. And, she added, "You should not have called Border Patrol onto campus."

Someone explain to me why the Border Patrol should not have been called. When you become aware of a violation of the law, that is what ought to happen. Any kid who doesn’t feel safe because they come on campus probably has good reason to feel unsafe, and does not belong at the school – or in this country. And as for the superintendent of the district, may I suggest that if he doesn’t want immigration laws enforced on his district’s campuses, he needs to immediately renounce and return all federal aid of any kind. After all, most Americans don’t want their tax money being spent on illegal aliens of for schools where contempt for the law is openly encouraged. Heck, I hope some courageous member of Congress will seek to add a rider to some bill targeting every penny that TUSD receives in federal money.

And then the cops folded like a cheap hide-a-bed.

Villaseñor said Tuesday afternoon that TPD would no longer call the Border Patrol to churches or schools, although it will cooperate with the Border Patrol.

Got that, folks – churches and schools in Tucson are now law-free zones, where cops will ignore illegal activity. Disgusting.

The time has come for our nation to start enforcing policies penalizing sanctuary cities – and expanding those policies to also penalize sanctuary schools. Not only should schools not be allowed to ignore our nation’s immigration laws, but they should be expected to cooperate with immigration authorities. They should also be forbidden to penalize employees who report immigration violations brought to their attention.





|| Greg, 07:20 PM || Permalink || Comments (22) || Comments || TrackBacks (0) ||

Trackback Information for School District & Cops Agree – Ignore The Law

TrackBack URL for this entry: http://blog2.mu.nu/cgi/trackback.cgi/229206
Listed below are links to weblogs that reference 'School District & Cops Agree – Ignore The Law'.

Comments on School District & Cops Agree – Ignore The Law

I cannot help but agree with you. we have laws in this land, and they are beign broken, adn part of the immigration law states that we will not harbor FELONS. That is what we are doing...
Further I am SICK AND TIRED of these lawbreaking illegals being called "immigrants".. they are not immigrants, my grandparents were immigrants, my significant other is an immigrant...and they came here legally, with papers!! to cheapen that is beyond blasphemy. If we are no longer going to follow through with these laws, then we no longer hold the rights to have borders, or, for that matter to prosecute wars in other lands, as we will have assimilated quietly into the dark night of the rest of the global aether. IMHO. frankly.. I am beginning to think public execution might be a good idea again.

|| Posted by kaliwizard, November 16, 2007 06:29 PM ||

You're a fucking prick. The only reason your fat ass isn't being hunted by the pigs is your amazing skill of being born in the country you live in. What right do you have to be there? You're a fucking wanker bullying schoolkids.

|| Posted by Seán, November 19, 2007 04:38 PM ||

No -- I am an American citizen demanding that the laws of my country be enforced by all levels of government.

And indeed, I support allowing legal immigrants to the United States significantly more rights than the Mexican government allows legal immigrants to Mexico -- including those who actually become Mexican citizens.

|| Posted by Rhymes With Right, November 19, 2007 04:54 PM ||

Sean: You are so full of shit. Illegal immigrants are ruining this country, and feeble minded enablers like you are helping. Thanks traitorous asshole!

|| Posted by BillyMac, December 4, 2007 03:06 AM ||

GCZAJ0 wlblkrscqgsj, [url=http://btbtmfaespgn.com/]btbtmfaespgn[/url], [link=http://zyubnksssgtg.com/]zyubnksssgtg[/link], http://ipwehzdahgfu.com/

|| Posted by upnczlqqba, October 20, 2008 10:44 AM ||

Rhymes With Right - School District & Cops Agree – Ignore The Law
[url=http://www.gn02mrq0nq3iv5ruo48716c3tgh25652s.org/]uzdvsngddp[/url]
azdvsngddp
zdvsngddp http://www.gn02mrq0nq3iv5ruo48716c3tgh25652s.org/

|| Posted by zdvsngddp, March 9, 2018 02:06 PM ||

"So, it was far from any kind of consensus, which is quite typical of a class action lawsuit.
NFL Jerseys For Sale

|| Posted by NFL Jerseys For Sale, March 10, 2018 10:33 AM ||

Recently, the Fansided to knight main rotation player in the first two rounds of the playoffs, the performance of the Owen only C +, love there is only a B.
kevin durant jersey

|| Posted by kevin durant jersey, March 10, 2018 03:39 PM ||

The noises and stressful the playoffs."We are eager to match."Owen said.Knight should first game will be on Thursday in east, and before them
lebron soldier 10

|| Posted by lebron soldier 10, March 10, 2018 06:17 PM ||

It is in reality a great and helpful piece of information. I'm glad that you shared this helpful information with us. Please keep us informed like this. Thank you for sharing.

|| Posted by adidas tubular shadow, March 10, 2018 08:50 PM ||

He was not a man of charisma, as one expected of coaches, Halberstam decided, but rather a quiet man of chalk.
China Jerseys Cheap

|| Posted by China Jerseys Cheap, March 11, 2018 04:28 AM ||

Layup is a very basic basketball skills maybe everyone layup but there is a way of layup is not everyone that is wrong step layup.
curry 3 shoes

|| Posted by curry 3 shoes, March 11, 2018 06:55 AM ||

According to The Fear of The Sword, The knight's point guard deron Williams is a fan of MMA (mixed), compared to The basketball game, deron prefer to watch The ultimate fighting championship.Deron Williams recently said in an interview, he retired from the NBA
adidas ax2

|| Posted by adidas ax2, March 11, 2018 10:00 AM ||

As I website owner I conceive the subject material here is real superb, thank you for your efforts.
adidas originals

|| Posted by adidas originals, March 11, 2018 01:03 PM ||

"I don't think eastern conference finals will be a long war, knight's strength is too strong. The celtics nobody with lebron, they even Owen this level of star all have no, they are really no one can stop the knight.
kd shoes

|| Posted by kd shoes, March 11, 2018 07:06 PM ||

Obviously, the right to occupy a team-high 21.6 shots of Michael Owen, but failed to hit as James scores, this let a person feel, Owen has become a "cancer" of the knight.But many fans also feel,
puma suede

|| Posted by puma suede, March 11, 2018 07:06 PM ||

Knight finally written pledge to fulfill a military order!Owen Jefferson suspected the contradiction, huang zhan anger: don't win playoff team and the team retired showdown between the more and more intense, will the rockets in just eliminated the spurs tomorrow will come and warriors in the first fight
yeezy shoes

|| Posted by yeezy shoes, March 11, 2018 07:07 PM ||

For Jordan and gregg popovich comments James never hit back, but just yesterday in the knight's basketball stadium set aside a James training video, far look like illusions emerged both Owen, a carefully look just know is James
adidas nmd shoes

|| Posted by adidas nmd shoes, March 11, 2018 07:08 PM ||

The NBA playoffs now for today, have determined the warriors in the western conference and will compete for a spot in the finals quota, knight still don't know who his opponent was.However, even in the face of the celtics or the wizards, presumably knight will be
adidas nmd

|| Posted by adidas nmd, March 11, 2018 07:08 PM ||

"I don't think eastern conference finals will be a long war, knight's strength is too strong. The celtics nobody with lebron, they even Owen this level of star all have no, they are really no one can stop the knight.
calvin klein outlet

|| Posted by calvin klein outlet, March 11, 2018 07:09 PM ||

The noises and stressful the playoffs."We are eager to match."Owen said.Knight should first game will be on Thursday in east, and before them
kyrie 4

|| Posted by kyrie 4, March 11, 2018 07:09 PM ||

Carey - Owen about injury of varese, said it happened out how knight players want to play games."I was about to enter a 5 on 5 game, but after three seconds, varese is injured
adidas nmd

|| Posted by adidas nmd, March 11, 2018 07:10 PM ||
Post a comment

Remember personal info?


 

 





AnotherMunublogSmall.jpg





Winner - 2014 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards
Winner - 2014 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards

Winner - 2013 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards

Winner - 2012 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards

Winner - 2011 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards

Winner - 2010 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards

Winner - 2009 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards

Posts by Category

Abortion (posts: 2)
Announcements (posts: 14)
Blogging (posts: 188)
Border Issues & Immigration (posts: 422)
deferred (posts: 4)
Education (posts: 686)
Entertainment & Sports (posts: 483)
Guns & Gun Control (posts: 65)
History (posts: 329)
Humor (posts: 88)
Israel/Middle East (posts: 44)
Medical News (posts: 54)
Military (posts: 273)
News (posts: 1571)
Paid Advertising (posts: 234)
Personal (posts: 110)
Politics (posts: 5273)
Race & Racism (posts: 283)
Religion (posts: 820)
Terrorism (posts: 885)
Texas GOP Platform Reform Project (posts: 4)
The Courts (posts: 310)
Watcher's Council (posts: 482)
World Affairs (posts: 345)

Archives

December 2017
August 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
December 0000



MuNuviana



Licensing

Creative Commons License
This weblog is licensed under a Creative Commons License.

Powered By

Powered by
Movable Type 2.64
AnotherMunublogSmall.jpg

Administrative Stuff

Email Me
Syndicate this site (XML)

Advertising Disclosure

adpolicy.gif

About Me

NAME: Greg
AGE: 50-ish
SEX: Male
MARITAL STATUS: Married
OCCUPATION: Social Studies Teacher
LOCATION: Seabrook, TX
DISCLAIMER: All posts reflect my views alone, and not the view of my wife, my dogs, my employer, or anyone else. All comments reflect the view of the commenter, and permitting a comment to remain on this site in no way indicates my support for the ideas expressed in the comment.

Search This Site


Support This Site



Recent Entries

A Word Of Repentance
To Conservatives And Republicans Of Conscience
Reflecting On Charlottesville
On Fake News
Who Cares About The Emoluments Clause?
If It Doesn't Bother You, It Should
Bromance Turns America Into Russian Satellite State
Because Many Americans Would Findf The Biblical Plagues To Be Preferable
Because When A Minority Wins An Election, The Majority Must Shut Up
Hope For The Future

Blogroll


Watchers Council
  • Ask Marion
  • Bookworm Room
  • The Colossus of Rhodey
  • The Glittering Eye
  • GrEaT sAtAn"S gIrLfRiEnD
  • The Independent Sentinel
  • JoshuaPundit
  • Liberty's Spirit
  • New Zeal
  • Nice Deb
  • The Noisy Room
  • The Razor
  • Rhymes With Right
  • The Right Planet
  • Simply Jews
  • Virginia Right!
  • Watcher Of Weasels

  • Political & Religious Blogs