• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

LAPD Special Order 40 lawsuit dismissed

June 25, 2008 11:51:15 AM PDT
A judge dismissed a lawsuit challenging the LAPD's controversial Special Order 40, which directs officers not to ask arrestees about their immigration status. The city of Los Angeles and the ACLU had asked the judge to dismiss the suit.

A private citizen filed the suit against Special Order 40, calling it essentially a don't-ask-don't-tell policy for undocumented aliens.


Click here for more headlines from ABC7 Eyewitness News