Yesterday, the Los Angeles Times noted that reports of sexual assault and domestic violence are down in Latino-dominated areas of Los Angeles. NPR also published a story yesterday about four cases of domestic violence dropped by four Latina women in Denver, Colorado. Show More Summary
The executive directive bars police and city employees from enforcing federal immigration laws, and ensures equal access to city services for all Angelenos, regardless of immigration status. [ more › ]
The Department of Homeland Security on Monday released its first report publicly calling out counties that refused to honor federal requests to detain people on suspicion of violating immigration law. The DHS' Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency issued 3,083 such requests between Jan. Show More Summary
Authorities say they've detained about 50 people for suspected immigration law violations following an investigation into cockfighting and illegal gambling in southwest Detroit. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Khaalid … Click to Continue »
After watching protests erupt around the country against police shootings, tougher immigration laws, and the Trump administration, Arizona state Sen. John Kavanagh reportedly came to a conclusion: “This stuff is all planned” by “ideologues” and “anarchists,” he told the Arizona Capitol Times. Show More Summary
After Canada relaxed travel restrictions in December, the number of visitors from Mexico has tripled. Some are asking whether that might have just as much to do with the United States as with Canada. Several Canadian immigration lawyers,...Show More Summary
Local restaurants raise money for Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota. Unlock the Art of Jewish Food with Adam Eaton Chef Adam Eaton creates beautiful plates of French-influenced fare at his Lowertown restaurant Saint Dinette, but what the chef really loves to do, is share the food he grew up with. Show More Summary
Audio Antihero, a London based independent record label has released a benefit compilation for the Southern Poverty Law Center and the National Immigration Law Center, available on bandcamp now.Unpresidented Jams includes recordings,...Show More Summary
Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones says he does not want his deputies to enforce immigration laws. But he is worried about a bill that seeks to turn California into a so-called sanctuary state. At a news conference last week at the state Capitol, led by Republican lawmakers, he slammed the state...
On Monday evening, Rockville held a public hearing to discuss local enforcement of federal immigration laws. Specifically, the hearing concerned an ordinance proposed by Rockville City Council member Julie Palakovich Carr that would preserve Rockville’s status as a safe haven for illegal immigrants. Show More Summary
Local restaurants raise money for Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota. Northern Lights Rare Beer Fest There are still a few tickets left for this unique drinking opportunity. The one-day event features rare, vintage and one-off specialty beers from thirty craft breweries, including ten Minnesota-based ones. Show More Summary
During his campaign President Trump made it clear that his administration would strictly enforce immigration law while also seeking to limit immigration. Trump’s executive orders so far are consistent with his campaign rhetoric, including...Show More Summary
Tougher enforcement of immigration laws has been a major platform of the Trump agenda.
San Francisco asked a federal judge Wednesday to block President Trump’s order threatening to strip federal funds from so-called sanctuary cities that bar police from enforcing immigration laws. The city followed Santa Clara County in asking U.S. District Judge William H. Orrick for a nationwide...
To the editor: The problem of basically “law-abiding” illegal immigrants in our state and country is quite a conundrum. Some will cheer for deportation, while others will find the enforcement of immigration laws brutal and inhumane. I would have to agree that deporting the parents of “Dreamers”...
Mayor Bill de Blasio told Russian Television International that the NYPD will NOT be complying with ICE or federal immigration laws. The relationship that New York has with “immigrant communities”
Immigration law is moving fast, but technology is keeping up.
Vermont's new attorney general has provided guidance to towns to help them navigate legal issues created by President Donald Trump's immigration orders. The document released from T.J. Donovan's office on … Click to Continue »
As the Department of Homeland Security steps up immigration law enforcement and announces its plans to solicit bids for constructing a border wall, it is also revisiting another suggestion intended to discourage migrants from making the journey: Separating parents and children when they are apprehended at the border. Show More Summary
Here is how crybullies respond to the suggestion that immigration law should be enforced: Nevada mother Laura Llamas is calling for immediate disciplinary action to be taken against a teacher