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US Judge Orders Prompt Release of Immigrant Children

A U.S. federal judge has ordered the government to promptly release undocumented immigrant children and their mothers being held in family detention …

DHS only recently began informing local police of the release of violent illegals

It appears that the recent spate of highly publicized murders by violent illegal aliens has moved the Department of Homeland Security to do something …

Immigration Authorities Are Far More Likely To Jail You If You’re Mexican

An analysis of nationwide federal data by BuzzFeed News — the first of its kind — found that immigration authorities incarcerate immigrants from Mexico at far higher rates than those from any other country.<p>BuzzFeed News has found stark disparities in how the government uses its detention authority …

Trains Could Soon See "Airport-Level" Security

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Should trains get airport-style security? With a Papal visit next month and the increasing number of passengers along the Northeast …

Judge Rejects Obama Administration’s ‘Fear-Mongering,’ Orders Release of Immigrants

Dissenter FeaturedLatest NewsThe Dissenter<p>Judge Rejects Obama Administration’s ‘Fear-Mongering,’ Orders Release of Immigrants<p>24 Aug 2015<p>Immigrant …

Surprising Truth About Where US Immigrants Are Coming From – All About America

More than one in 10 people living in the United States right now was born in another country. Of the 41 million immigrants in the U.S., most come …

Know the Facts about the Dangers of Illegal Migration

On August 6, an 11-year-old boy named Jonathan was discovered by our Border Patrol at the Mexico/Texas border. Days or weeks before, Jonathan left …

Hundreds of Detained Children and Mothers Could Soon Be Released

Advocates estimate about 80 percent of the parents and children currently being detained at family detention facilities have been held for more than …

Thousands of Illegal Alien Children Could Be Freed Into U.S.

August 26, 2015 1:56 pm<p>Invasion U.S.A.<p><b>Federal ruling issued despite warnings from DHS</b><p>(Free Beacon) – Up to 2,000 illegal immigrants could be released …

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These Young Students And Lawyers Are Helping Women And Children Get Out Of Immigrant Detention

WASHINGTON -- Cat Kim, a recent graduate from Columbia Law School, had two missions this summer. One was studying for and taking the California bar exam. The other was preparing cases for immigrant women and children in Texas detention centers who, without the help of people like her, could be …

What if the Next President is Donald Trump?

President Trump? Sounds like a nightmare. Millions of undocumented immigrants will be forcibly deported, tearing apart families and causing untold pain and suffering.<p>It's not going to happen. And not just because, as Univision's Jorge Ramos pointed out, it will be impossible logistically to deport …

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There’s A Scary Connection Between Model Scouting And Human Trafficking

Model scouts travel the world chatting up beautiful young people as potential clients, letting them know about all the fabulous career opportunities …

In Human Trafficking Cases, Doctors Lack Confidence to Intervene

Victims of human trafficking are ripped from the familiarity of home and deluded into a numbing isolation. Hidden in plain sight, they are often …

Using Data Analysis to Fight Slavery

Last week as part of the Freedom Project, CNN published a piece on the use of technology in combating modern-day slavery. The article profiles …

Why Wasn't Subway's Jared Fogle Charged With Human Trafficking?

aa1970/FlickrUnder the new Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA), passed with overwhelming bipartisan support in May, anyone who solicits or …

Cops, churches work to get human trafficking victims off Orange County streets

The Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force will release a report Wednesday that says 145 victims of human trafficking were identified in 2014 – …

A troubled young life led Pittsburgh girl into the hands of a trafficker

She tried many times to escape a grim life she had never chosen. Kate had a turbulent childhood. At age 8 she was removed from her drug-addicted …

Human trafficking, exploitation often a problem in Central Indiana

Child advocates say the Jared Fogle case highlights a much larger problem in our community—human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of …

Modesto group keeps up fight against human trafficking

Debbie Johnson first learned about the severity of sex trafficking in 2007 at a luncheon in Northern California.<p>A woman shared a story describing …

Has mankind really progressed?

The following video gives a chilling peep into the organised crime of human trafficking…and the sad story of society’s failure amidst technological …

Oakland, feds target operators of Mills Motel in human trafficking, drugs investigation

OAKLAND — Federal and local authorities are targeting operators of an East Oakland motel they say is a hub of human and drug trafficking, the latest …

Maternity staff most likely to encounter trafficked people – but don't have the training to act

Human trafficking – the recruitment and movement of people for exploitation by means such as coercion and deception – is believed to affect every …

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Sen. Rob Portman: Cultural-attitude changes needed to stop human trafficking

While laws are changing to reflect the reality that child prostitutes are victims, cultural attitudes also need to change, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman said …

Disposable People: Obama, the TPP, and the Betrayal of Human Rights

<i>By Jim Miller</i><p>During the lead-up to the vote on the Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership (TPP) that the President narrowly won, Obama and his surrogates …

Refugee Resettlement: Obama's human trafficking

VOLAG is an acronym for Voluntary Resettlement Agencies. The agencies are non-profits that work hand in hand with our State Department and the United …

Prosecutors, church members take hard look at human trafficking in Myrtle Beach area and beyond

Around the time South Carolina’s top prosecutor announced a plan to combat human trafficking, local authorities rescued a female victim.<p>Solicitor …

Human trafficking: Count of victims underscores S.F.’s challenges

San Francisco’s first effort to document the scope of human trafficking in the city identified nearly 300 known or suspected victims in the second half of 2014 alone and highlighted the challenge of addressing a crime in which women, men and often children are exploited in society’s shadows.<p>The …

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San Francisco identifies 291 human trafficking victims during six-month period

Nearly 300 mostly young females were victims of sex trafficking in San Francisco during the last six months of 2014, according to a new city report …

Talking about trafficking in... Florida

<i>This blog is part of a series showing the unique ways human trafficking is discussed and present in cities around the world. The views and opinions</i> …