Deportation

South Africa: Can Imprisoned Asylum Seekers Be Deported?

[GroundUp] Abdulkadir Mohammed Faghi, a Somali refugee who was convicted in September 2011 for car theft, fraud and forgery, has been threatened with …

South Africa

Manhattan mass honors immigrant mom seeking refuge from deportation

A special mass at a Manhattan church Sunday honored an undocumented immigrant who is staying there, seeking sanctuary from deportation.<p>"It's like …

Immigration

Oakland Woman Set for Deportation Hoping for Miracle

An Oakland woman and her husband are being deported after 15 years of trying to gain citizenship. The couple were granted reprieves time and again, …

Immigration

Peruvian family facing deportation files lawsuit seeking special permission to remain in Japan

A Peruvian mother and her two teenage children filed a lawsuit on Tuesday seeking special permission to stay in Japan, claiming that deportation …

Immigration

As Jews, Dreamers Are Our Children, Too

As Jews, we must push back against the xenophobia and racism that too often cloud the making of immigration policy.

Immigration

U.S. unlikely to meet Trump’s deportation targets anytime soon, figures show

President Trump vowed to immediately deport “bad hombres” from the United States, but the latest statistics from federal immigration officials show that he is unlikely to meet his goal of expelling 2 million to 3 million criminals anytime soon.<p>In January, the United States deported 9,913 criminals. …

Immigration

Trump Follows Through: Deportation Up 31 Percent Since His Inauguration

While much of the media — along with President Donald Trump's most ardent detractors — continue to focus on all things Trump-Russia, there's at least …

Immigration

He thought Trump would help his Florida business thrive — now he’s facing deportation

A Donald Trump supporter is facing the risk of deportation under the president’s new immigration policy.<p>Francisco Javier Gonzalez, the Mexican-born …

Liberal View

4chan tried to lure immigrants into deportation traps. It didn’t work.

Users of the notorious internet message board 4chan reportedly tried to have undocumented immigrants deported by offering them free iced coffee.<p>As …

Immigration

No Sanctuary for the Immigration Lawyer

NEW HAVEN — Across two decades as an immigration lawyer practicing the quieter arts of saving clients from federal deportation, Glenn Formica never thought highly of the tactic of seeking refuge in a church, where law enforcement is hesitant to intrude. He was skeptical of the sanctuary approach, …

Immigration

Hamburg attack provokes rift over deportation policy

The debate on deporting criminal foreigners from Germany has intensified after a deadly knife attack in Hamburg. The 26-year-old Palestinian …

News

Family faces deportation over a failed English test

A Melbourne family is facing a real prospect of being deported from Australia after having called the country home for ten years.<p>Dhiraj Sookharee …

Immigration

People in Kindersley, Sask., rally around Venezuelan family facing deportation

Surge in political violence in South American country has family friend 'terrified'<p>A family of four living in Kindersley, Sask., is facing …

Ralph Goodale

Opinion: The deportation of my eight-year-old son's best friend

About a month ago, our eight-and-a-half-year-old son told us “he had a secret.” Actually, he corrected himself, it wasn’t really...<p>Want to enjoy …

Israel

LA pastor held for possible deportation after check-in with immigration officials

<i>Pastor Ada Valiente, left, an evangelical pastor from Maywood, comforts Victoria Carias and her young daughter after Carias' husband, Noe Carias</i> …

Immigration

Mother of four facing deportation seeks sanctuary in a church

The single mother of four seeks refuge in a local church in hopes of avoiding deportation back to Guatemala.

Immigration

Egypt's Uighurs fear deportation to China

Some Chinese Muslim Uighurs have gone into hiding amid a wave of arrests in Egypt in the past two weeks.<p>Egypt says the detainees are illegal immigrants, but human rights activists say the Uighurs are at serious risk of arbitrary detention and torture if they are deported to China.<p>China has cracked …

Egypt

Connecticut Single Mother Of 4 Defies Her Deportation Orders

<b>NORWALK, Conn. (CBSNewYork)</b> – A Connecticut woman and single mother of four who’s facing deportation for entering the United States illegally more …

Immigration

Trump administration eyes expanding DHS deportation powers: report

The Trump administration is considering expanding the Department of Homeland Security’s powers to expedite deportations of some illegal immigrants, a …

Immigration

US judge halts deportation of 1,400 Iraqi immigrants, says they could face persecution

<b>Washington:</b> A federal judge in the US has halted deportation of more than 1,400 Iraqis, many of them Christians, who argued they would face …

Immigration

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A federal judge has halted the deportations of roughly 1,400 Iraqi nationals — many of whom are Chaldean Christians who fear persecution in their …

Liberal View

US judge halts deportation of Iraqi immigrants

REUTERS: A U.S. judge on Tuesday ruled that the government cannot immediately deport nearly 200 Iraqi immigrants who were arrested last month and …

Immigration

Federal judge halts deportation of Iraqi nationals

A federal judge in Detroit has stopped the deportation of 1,400 Iraqi nationals while their deportation orders are reviewed by the court system.<p>U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith halted the deportations of the nationals, many of whom are Christians, after he asserted jurisdiction over the objection …

News (U.S.)

Federal judge extends stay protecting Iraqis from deportation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iraqi nationals with final orders of removal from the US cannot be deported for at least another two weeks, a federal judge has ruled.<p>Judge Mark Goldsmith extended a temporary stay blocking their deportation until July 24, according to the judge's order.<p>The judge said the court needed …

Immigration

Big Isle farmer leaves isles day before deportation order sets in

Andres Magana Ortiz, 43, who called Hawaii home, has come to symbolize some of the shortcomings of immigration law under presidents Barack Obama and …

Hawaii

Trump’s Deportation Surge Is Harming Domestic Abuse Survivors

Michelle ChenThe administration’s aggressive crackdown on undocumented immigrants is pushing women into the shadows.The post Trump’s Deportation …

Immigration

Trump-supporting California minister now faces deportation

An Oceanside, California minister, who is an unauthorized immigrant thought that urging his daughter to support Trump in the presidential election …

Immigration

Canada to allow Russian asylum seekers to contest deportation

Canada is giving some failed asylum seekers from Russia a chance to stave off deportation, saying conditions in that country have changed.<p>The Immigration Department says reports of violence against the LGBTQ community in Chechnya mean people could be at risk if they’re forced to return.<p>The …

Asylum Seekers

Judge temporarily blocks deportation of any Iraqi nationals from US

<b>(CNN) —</b> A federal judge temporarily blocked the deportation of any Iraqi nationals from the United States Monday, setting a two-week stay on such deportation cases, according to the judge's order.<p>The ruling by Judge Mark A. Goldsmith stems from the same judge last week temporarily blocking the …

Immigration

Federal judge to consider whether to halt deportation of Iraqi nationals

A federal judge on Monday will consider whether to impose a temporary halt on the deportations of Iraqi nationals.<p>Judge Mark Goldsmith, a federal …

Immigration