by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 17, 2013
The Obama administration is projected to deport 16 percent fewer undocumented immigrants in the 2013 fiscal year than it had in 2012, according to the latest Immigration and Customs Enforcement data.
by Zack Ford Posted on December 13, 2013
Same-sex couples visiting the United States or applying for higher education financial aid will now have their marriages recognized.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 9, 2013
The Orange County Probation Department routinely sent immigrant juvenile offenders — including those who committed minor crimes — to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency for potential deportation.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 28, 2013
Immigration and Customs Enforcement released a memo stating that the agency would not use personal information submitted through the Affordable Care Act website to enforce immigration law.
by Aviva Shen Posted on October 15, 2013
Texas jails spent more than $156.6 million holding over 131,000 undocumented immigrants for federal authorities for the past two years.
by Aviva Shen Posted on September 23, 2013
Immigration officials suddenly decided Somali immigrants can be deported again, though the nation is still in upheaval.
by Aviva Shen Posted on September 18, 2013
The Department of Homeland Security is cracking down on detention centers' overuse of solitary confinement, which can lead to permanent psychological damage.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 24, 2013
Federal immigration authorities will be able to consider leniency towards detained undocumented immigrant parents, according to an Obama administration directive released on Friday.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 9, 2013
A federal appeals court has found that arresting an undocumented immigrant over her immigration status by Frederick County Sheriff deputies violated the Fourth Amendment.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 1, 2013
A lawsuit that would stop the deportation ban on undocumented youths granted temporary legal status was dismissed in a U.S. district court in Texas on procedural grounds on Wednesday.