by Aviva Shen Sep 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 Aug 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 Aug 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 Aug 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.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 29, 2013
It is a common practice for federal immigration authorities to ask local city and state jails to hold suspected immigrants for up to 48 hours. But these requests have declined 19 percent in the first four months of the 2013 fiscal year.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 22, 2013
John Emmanuel Ferron is an undocumented Vietnam War veteran who went on a hunger strike to protest his deportation proceedings.
by Aviva Shen Jul 12, 2013
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by Sharita Gruberg - Guest Contributor Jun 12, 2013