From left: Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser and Gov. Jared Polis on March, 12, 2019, at the Colorado Capitol announce a lawsuit against the Trump administration over its decision to withhold law enforcement funding. The Democrats said the legal action is being made in Denver's federal court. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Colorado sues Trump administration for money withheld over immigration enforcement

Lawsuit claims Trump administration doesn't have authority to hold back $2.7 million in public safety grants based on Colorado's refusal to comply with certain federal immigration enforcement demands

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