Border Security

ICE Arrests Man Driving His Pregnant Wife to a Hospital to Give Birth

Agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement have demonstrated once again that they have no respect for decency and basic human rights.<p>On …

Immigration

Judge halts full DACA restart

The federal judge who had ordered the government to restart the Obama-era DACA deportation amnesty in full backed off his decision Friday and said …

Immigration

Trump's Border Wall Could Decimate These Rare Species

by<p>Sat, Aug 18, 2018 at 6:00 am CST<p>Llew Mejia/<i>Quartz</i><p>Part 3<p>Trump’s Border Wall Could Decimate These Rare Species<p>From the jaguarundi to the Mexican …

Texas

Hundreds of migrant children closer to reunion with families

More than 500 children who were separated from relatives at the US-Mexico border are one step closer to being reunited with their families, as a …

Immigration

Ducey heading to White House for border security event

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey will attend a White House event honoring border patrol agencies with President Donald Trump on Monday.<p>The evening event will …

News (U.S.)

Rescue operation in final stages

The rescue operation for flood victims in Pathanamthitta and Thrissur districts continued on Saturday with response teams battling strong river …

Armed Forces

Judge says WH, not ACLU, must reunite migrant families

msnbc<p>copied!<p>This week, a federal judge called government efforts to reunify migrant children with their families “unacceptable”. The White House …

Donald Trump

4 Key Facts About ICE, and What Could Happen If It’s Abolished

U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement officials on Aug. 14 arrested and deported an illegal immigrant who is wanted in El Salvador on murder …

Immigration

Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

Backlash against President Trump's tougher immigration policies may help Democrats, but the party is also running into headwinds as they try to …

Donald Trump

Texas Schools Sending Teachers To Teach Illegal Immigrant Children

A Texas school district is prepared to send 19 bilingual teachers to migrant shelters as school leaders feel obligated to instruct illegal immigrant …

Conservative View

Document reveals Trump administration planned on separating migrant families soon after inauguration

Immigration on msnbc<p>Mother describes anguish of being separated from children at border<p>03:11<p>Over 500 children remain separated from families<p>06:01<p>WH …

Immigration

How Trump is cracking down on legal immigrants – and how they are fighting back

The overall picture is one of extreme hostility with no distinction between the undocumented and those legally here Joshua Hoyt, National Partnership for New Americans<p>The administration has made very clear by its actions that it’s fundamentally opposed to immigration in whatever form Omar Jadwat, …

Immigration

Jeff Sessions wants to remove immigration judges who aren't deporting people fast enough

Immigration judges are facing pressure from the Trump administration to move deportations faster, but one judge and — and the union representing hundreds of others — aren’t taking it anymore. The National Association of Immigration Judges, a union that represents some 350 immigration judges across …

Immigration

The US deported hundreds of parents without their kids. Should those parents be brought back?

<b>(CNN) —</b> As US officials scramble to track down hundreds of parents who were deported without their children, attorneys are sparring over a key question: Should deported parents be brought back to the US as part of reunification efforts?<p>Government attorneys argue that's taking things too far. But …

Immigration

Federal immigration lawyers have asked to reactivate thousands of closed deportation cases

Federal immigration prosecutors have sought to reactivate thousands of closed deportation cases, following a recent court decision by Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions that curbed the power of immigration judges to indefinitely suspend cases.<p>Attorneys with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement this …

Immigration

Toddlers fend for themselves in immigration court thanks to Trump

There is a problem in the courtroom.<p>The hearing cannot begin until the subject standing before the court is seated.<p>But she needs help to sit in the …

Immigration

A message to ICE: My husband is not an object ‘for removal’

<i>Amy Gottlieb is the associate regional director of the Northeast Region of American Friends Service Committee.</i><p>This month, my husband, Ravi Ragbir, received a new appointment letter from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The reason for the appointment, the letter said, is “for removal.”<p>“For …

Opinion

DOJ employee who heckled immigration chief didn't violate rules, agency finds

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A Justice Department employee who heckled DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at a Washington restaurant and criticized the administration's immigration policy online did not violate rules against political activity by government workers, a watchdog agency found.<p>In a letter dated this …

U.S. Politics

What to Care About When Everything Is Terrible

As of Thursday, 565 migrant children — 24 of them under the age of five — remained separated from their parents after the Trump administration tore families apart at the United States-Mexico border. Though the administration backed away from its “zero tolerance” immigration enforcement policy after …

Opinion

In Des Moines stop, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions assails power of judges to stop policy

CLOSE<p>Demonstrators protesting Attorney General Jeff Sessions' visit to Des Moines attempt to enter the event center where he spoke Friday …

Donald Trump

Lawyers: Discharged Army specialist granted US citizenship

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A South Korean-born U.S. Army specialist who sued after the military moved to discharge her has been granted citizenship, her attorneys said Friday.<p>Yea Ji Sea, 29, had filed a lawsuit last month demanding a response to her citizenship application. She came to the country as a …

Immigration

A Breastfeeding Mother Is Suing the Trump Administration to Be Reunited With Her Infant Daughter

A nursing mother who fled death threats from her brother-in-law in El Salvador is suing the Trump administration to reunite her with her 11-month old …

Immigration

After the Trump administration made it harder to secure H-2b visas, Maryland’s crab-picking businesses couldn’t find workers - The Washington Post

FISHING CREEK, Md.<p>The white boat pulled up to the wooden dock, carrying blue crabs and menhaden fish and six men in waders speckled with scales and salt from the Chesapeake Bay.<p>Normally, the crabs would be steamed and hauled through double doors to a long, fluorescent-lit room, where dozens of …

Immigration

Trump administration to hold event honoring 'the heroes' of ICE

The Trump administration is reportedly planning an event that will honor Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents next week.<p>An administration …

Immigration

Trump Supporters: Erudite Or Yahoos?

2:03 PM 08/17/2018<p>Ever wonder who those people are at Trump rallies that scream, “Mexico!” when Trump asks who is going to pay for his “wall” on the …

Conservative View

Lawsuit claims Trump administration illegally denied asylum claims

A group of parents who were separated from their children after asylum interviews under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy are suing …

Immigration

U.S. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday sought to speed up the deportation of illegal immigrants, telling immigration judges they should only postpone cases in removal proceedings “for good cause shown.”<p>Women from the Dominican Republic are apprehended by the border …

Immigration

Denying green cards to legal immigrants won't fix the welfare system — it will cost taxpayers more

The Trump administration will soon place new limits on legal immigration with a regulatory change that will penalize newcomers just because they <i>could</i> use public benefits in the U.S. The point, according to a spokesman for the president, is “to ensure that the government takes the responsibility of …

Immigration

After "disturbance" at immigrant detention center, 16 migrant fathers taken away overnight

Federal officials have given few details. Activists have called it a "horrifying scene."<p>Immigration officials called it a “situation” and a …

Immigration

Chuck Grassley says Trump's separation policy was a 'big, big mistake'

U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley said Friday that the Trump administration made a “big, big mistake” with its controversial immigration policy that separated …

Chuck Grassley