Tessa R. Davis (South Carolina), The Tax-Immigration Nexus, 94 Denv. L. Rev. 195 (2017): Tax and immigration law have a shared interest in defining community. In order to implement a tax, we must know who belongs to the taxable community. At the same time, immigration law must define and administer...
Acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Thomas Homan said President Trump told ICE that they are free to do their jobs and enforce the nations immigration laws.
A former legislator who championed most of Arizona's toughest immigration laws is threatening to sue the state university system over its decision to at least temporarily keep providing lower in-state … Click to Continue »
Since taking office, the Trump administration has been cracking down on illegal immigration. Donald Trump has issued executive orders to increase enforcement of existing immigration laws, ordered raids and deportations
The Department of Justice is reviewing letters from 10 local jurisdictions that said they are in compliance with U.S. immigration law, to determine whether to cut federal funding, officials said Thursday, heating up a dispute between so-called sanctuary cities and President Donald Trump's administration. Show More Summary
The Department of Justice is reviewing letters from 10 local jurisdictions that said they are in compliance with U.S. immigration law, to determine whether to cut federal funding, officials said Thursday, heating up a dispute between so-called sanctuary cities and President Donald Trump’s...
Attorneys for the U.S. government say the close family relationships allowed under the Trump administration's travel ban are based on definitions outlined by immigration law. A U.S. Supreme Court ruling … Click to Continue »
287(g) has created a greater rift between immigrants and law enforcement.
"Expecting local law enforcement to prioritize immigration efforts, without adequate funding or increased support from involved governmental agencies, will hinder an agency’s ability to focus its limited resources on the unique needs...Show More Summary
The advocates who spoke to Rewire expressed concern that should SB 4 be instated on September 1, it would only be a matter of time before lawmakers in other states pass similar laws. The post Advocates: Texas Immigration Law Would Also Affect Black and Trans Communities appeared first on Rewire.
We have amazing police officers in El Cenizo. They should not be enforcing immigration laws. I was born in Corpus Christi and I first came to live in the border town of El Cenizo as a 9-year-old kid. At that time, the place had just incorporated as a town after being a colonia, an informal community without running water or electricity. Show More Summary
You can expect these to pass on strict party lines, as Democrats are not interested in holding illegal aliens who’ve committed crimes accountable (Politico) House Republicans are preparing to take
President Donald Trump just got himself a standing ovation during a campaign rally after promising to pass a “new” immigration law — even though the same law already exists for two decades. On Wednesday, Trump held his fifth campaign-style...Show More Summary
Trump promised to pass a new immigration law that's actually been on the books for over 20 years.
Donald Trump received a standing ovation when he announced plans to introduce legislation to stop immigrants receiving welfare benefits for five years - even though such a law has already existed for two decades. Speaking to supporters...Show More Summary
Donald Trump intends to push for a law that would prevent immigrants from receiving welfare for five years. He has no idea that this law already exists.
U.S. immigration law already bars most foreigners who enter the country on immigrant visas from being eligible for federal benefits like Social Security and food stamps for the first five years. Foreigners with non-immigrant visas and those who don't have legal status are generally prohibited from those benefits altogether.
Newark is the latest, and largest, New Jersey municipality to join the Fair and Welcoming or Sanctuary City movement that has towns making clear its roles in non-enforcement of federal immigration law. Mayor Ras Baraka announced today that he had...Read more
“People feel it is an intimidation tactic against our clients,” said the deputy attorney-in-charge of the Immigration Law Unit.