The fight for justice for immigrant families in detention has taken another heartbreaking turn: According to the American Civil Liberties Union, migrant parents forcibly separated from their children by the the Trump administration are so scared about conditions in their home countries that, in an effort to help their…
It’s the freakin’ weekend! And it’s a long one too, oh yeah!
The Trump administration has deported a 95-year-old former Nazi labor camp guard, concluding a 14-year process following a 2004 deportation order.
A federal judge threatened to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions and others in contempt after learning that the Trump administration was in the process of deporting a woman and her daughter while a court hearing appealing their case was underway. Yes, this sounds like the Trump administration I have come to know.
After subjecting migrant families to months of forced separation and reuniting parents and their children only under extreme pressure from the American public and a federal judge’s court order, Immigration and Customs Enforcement is now trying to coerce newly reunited families to leave the country, according to new…
Protesters gathered outside the United States Army base in Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn on Wednesday to express their outrage over the targeting of 35-year-old Pablo Villavicencio, an undocumented immigrant from Ecuador who faces deportation after delivering a pizza to the base last Friday.
Miguel Perez, Jr. has lived in the US since he was eight years old. He served two tours of duty in Afghanistan; he was later convicted on a drug charge and served time in prison. Just before his release in 2016, he was transferred to an ICE detention center, and is now threatened with deportation to Mexico.
As we prepare to head into the first week day of the government shutdown, here’s a wrenching story of a Polish doctor who faces deportation after living in the U.S. for 40 years, finding himself hauled off to jail by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in handcuffs.
Employees at the two Motel 6 locations in Phoenix told the Phoenix New Times that it was common practice at the chain to share guest information with ICE. If true, this would mean that an American motel company is willingly referring paying customers to a ruthlessly overzealous deportation force that was recently…
Two brothers living in Gaithersburg, Maryland—19-year-old Lizandro Claros Saravia and 22-year-old Diego Saravia—were deported to El Salvador on Wednesday after one of them notified local Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents during a routing check-in that he’d gotten into college, the Washington Post reports.
From January 22 to April 29 of this year, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arrested 41,318 people, an increase of 38 percent over the year prior.
The Washington Post reported on Sunday that immigration arrests rose 32.6 percent during the first few weeks of the Trump administration, and that arrests of undocumented individuals with no criminal records more than doubled to 5,441.
According to senior immigration officials, ICE agents are targeting sanctuary cities during their deportation raids in an attempt to force those cities to cooperate with federal immigration agents, CNN reports.
In a letter addressed to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye asked federal immigration agents to stop lurking around courthouses in order to arrest undocumented immigrants.
The Department of Homeland Security is considering a measure that would separate women and children crossing illegally into the United States from Mexico, according to three government officials who spoke to Reuters.
An undocumented immigrant was arrested last week at the courthouse in El Paso, Texas where she had just been granted a protective order for domestic abuse.
On Friday in Seattle, Daniel Ramirez Medina, a 23 year old immigrant from Mexico with no criminal record was arrested Friday by U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officers. Medina, who is protected under the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, is suing the federal government and…
United States immigration authorities conducted raids in at least six states this week that resulted in the arrests of hundreds of undocumented immigrants. According to the Washington Post on Saturday, officials said the raids targeted undocumented individuals with criminal records, but that some people without…