Border Security

Opening statements to begin in case that sparked sanctuary cities debate

<b>San Francisco (CNN) —</b> Kate Steinle's killing inspired an immigration bill while President Donald Trump and other Republicans have invoked her name in decrying sanctuary cities and promoting the construction of a border wall.<p>Now, more than two years after her death, her alleged killer will face a …

Justice

Mexican Government Comes Out Swinging Against Texas' Anti-Immigrant Legislation

The government of Mexico has added its voice to the ongoing fight against Texas’ SB4 law—the law that targets sanctuary cities and immigrant …

Liberal View

Immigrants Tell Trump: We Won’t Trade Our Freedoms

The White House is seeking to crack down on some undocumented U.S. residents in exchange for legalizing Dreamers<p>After weeks of fraught negotiations, …

Immigration

Schumer Hopes to Have DACA Deal By End of Year

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer says that he and other Democrats will secure an agreement to protect undocumented youths brought into the …

Immigration

Sudden surge in citizenship applications as Senate blocks proposed overhaul

Applications for Australian citizenship spiked after the Government's proposed changes were blocked in the Senate, the Department of Immigration has …

Australian News

Immigrant abortion case heads back to court

The ACLU asked a federal appeals court Sunday night to reenter the case of a 17-year-old pregnant immigrant in detention whose request for an abortion has been blocked by federal officials.<p>The woman, identified in court as Jane Doe to protect her privacy, has been held in a federal detention center …

Politics

More than 4000 migrants refused Australian citizenship in 2016-17

More than 4000 migrants were refused Australian ­citizenship in 2016-17, according to figured released by the Department of Immigration and Border …

Immigration

Apple's Tim Cook Pledges Full Cooperation with Trump Immigration Law

In defending Apple’s recent pro-censorship activities in China, Tim Cook pledged to obey the law everywhere, including the United States.<p>FILE – In …

Conservative View

Undocumented Teen’s Abortion Is a Constitutional Hellhole for Trump

The bread and butter of the second most powerful court in Washington, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, is administrative law. Since …

Rights & Freedoms

ICE Enters a Private Home Without a Warrant to Detain a Man They Later Released

Among the numerous disgraceful tactics used by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials lately, we can add illegal, warrantless entry into …

Liberal View

Sessions’s plan for immigration courts would undermine their integrity

ATTORNEY GENERAL Jeff Sessions decried the state of the immigration courts in remarks Oct. 12 before the Justice Department’s Executive Office for Immigration Review, lamenting “rampant abuse and fraud” in asylum applications. As part of Mr. Sessions’s push for an overhaul of the immigration …

Immigration

Jewish Community’s Inappropriate Reaction to DACA Decision

Posted: Oct 22, 2017 12:01 AM<p><b>Last week, I wrote about the abuse by the Forward regarding an article I submitted on DACA.This is the column as</b> …

Conservative View

Conservative Latino Leader: Build The Wall Now

President Donald Trump’s border wall appears to be making legislative progress on Capitol Hill.<p>Following House passage of border wall funding last …

Republican Party

Justice Department’s appeal delays undocumented teen’s abortion by at least 11 days

The journey of Jane Doe, the undocumented 17-year-old in federal custody whose pregnancy has garnered national attention over abortion and …

U.S. Department of Justice

Why We Must All Fight for the Dream Act

By repealing DACA – Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals – Trump has endangered both these young immigrants and the economic security of America.<p>In …

Liberal View

Corporate America vs. Congress over Dreamers

Some of the biggest names in corporate America this week will launch an expensive lobbying campaign for fast action to protect "Dreamers," …

Politics

Minnesota lawyers come to immigrants' aid for free

Changes in immigration policy are prompting some Minnesota lawyers to pursue immigration cases for free.<p>Cynthia Anderson is the pro bono director at …

Business

Mississauga woman charged in immigration scam

Peel police have charged a Mississauga woman with fraud for an alleged immigration scam targeting victims from the Middle East wishing to bring loved …

Canadian News

Federal judge in Hawaii expands block on Trump travel ban

REUTERS: A federal judge in Hawaii extended his halt of U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban on citizens from six Muslim-majority countries.<p>U.S. …

Immigration

Can Barber take immigrant message nationwide? He’ll get his chance in El Paso, Texas.

The Rev. Dr. William Barber II is known for facing down moral inequalities and he’s leading a contingent to El Paso, Texas to participate in a …

Immigration

Domestic worker gets R180k after illegal detention with baby

A former Birchleigh domestic worker was awarded R180 000 in damages after she had been unlawfully detained with her baby for 72 hours two years ago,</i> …

News (South Africa)

Trump Border Wall Prototypes, Despite Their Huge Cost, Are Already A Failure — Check Out Photos! [Opinion]

Trump border wall prototypes are almost ready, but they might already be a failure.<p>One of Donald Trump’s most populist campaign promises, and also …

Donald Trump

Will DACA Parents Be Forced to Leave Their U.S.-Citizen Children Behind?

The program offered beneficiaries a sense of security, but with work permits set to expire in the coming months, many of them are having to consider what comes next for their families.<p>With the cancellation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, an estimated 200,000 children are at …

Immigration

Texas Pulls Up the Welcome Mat

HOUSTON — When I was a child in the 1960s in San Antonio, agents from the Immigration and Naturalization Service showed up at our house. “La migra,” as we called the I.N.S. in Spanish, was a term that carried an edge of anxiety, though I didn’t quite understand why. I just knew that I wasn’t to …

Opinion

Mexico Says Texas Immigration Crackdown Is Creating Fear and Panic

Mexico says a Texas law aimed at escalating a crackdown on undocumented immigrants is creating “fear, panic, and uncertainty” among Mexican nationals …

Immigration

Video Shows ICE Agents Detaining Innocent Man

Cellphone video shows ICE agents entering a private residence in Oregon and detaining a worker. ICE later released the man and an investigation has been launched to look into the incident.

Politics

Up to 3.6 million Dreamers in line for citizenship under DACA replacement

As many as 3.6 million illegal immigrant "Dreamers" could be in line for permanent legal status in the U.S. under plans being circulated on Capitol …

Immigration

People Running From Trump Are Getting Asylum In Canada At Record Rates

The country has been portrayed as a safe haven for asylum seekers, but not all Canadians are happy.

Refugees

DACA is example of broken immigration system

CLOSE<p>Laura Mendez, a University of Cincinnati senior, was one of about 150 young immigrants in the DACA program invited Oct. 4 to speak with …

Immigration

Undocumented teen must wait longer to have an abortion – VICE News

An undocumented immigrant teen in federal custody will face further delays in getting an abortion after a federal appeals court ruling Friday.<p>The 17-year-old girl is an unaccompanied minor from Central America who’s been detained at a South Texas shelter operated under the federal Office of Refugee …

Immigration