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Update: Mayor signs executive order to stop acceptance of ICE detainees at city jail

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has waded into the controversy over the separation of children at the border, signing an executive order on Wednesday that prohibits the City of Atlanta Jail from accepting any new detainees apprehended by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents. Bottoms executive order drew swift condemnation from Republicans, but Bottoms said Thursday […]