SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Prosecutors have charged four people who own and operate logging companies in the Black Hills of South Dakota with defrauding the federal government by circumventing contract requirements and employing illegal immigrant workers, U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson … Continue reading
Same-sex couples will be considered “family relationships” in immigration proceedings, according to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, a move that could help stem the deportation of those in gay or lesbian binational relationships. Close family ties to the … Continue reading
On Friday, September 28, 2012, the President signed into law:
The Justice Department announced today that it reached an agreement with Diversified MaintenanceSy stems LLC, a provider of janitorial and facilities maintenance services based in Tampa, Fla . The agreement resolves allegations that the company violated the anti-discrimination provision of … Continue reading
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A man illegally living in the United States was convicted at trial late Wednesday of attempting to bribe a corrupt government official to obtain a “green card,” part of a long-term joint undercover investigation into a group … Continue reading
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is pleased to announce the launch of its new Community Hotline. Individuals can call the new Community Hotline at 1-888-351-4024 during regular business hours (8 AM to 5 PM EST). Members of the public … Continue reading
(CNN) — Arizona’s immigration law, Senate Bill 1070, has generated a lot of ink recently, especially with a court ruling last week that allowed a controversial provision that in my view will result in racial profiling to move forward. The … Continue reading
The controversy over how Utah Republican Congressional candidate Mia Love’s family became lawful permanent residents may have another twist – Love may be right about how her family received their green cards, which allowed them to stay in America. The … Continue reading
Two days after Florida reignited the fight to purge suspected noncitizens from the state’s voter rolls and announced plans to refer 36 noncitizens who have allegedly voted to prosecutors, outside groups are preparing for an intense battle.
BERKELEY, Calif. — A UC Berkeley-Field Poll shows more than two-thirds of California voters favor a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants, but many voters don’t believe in granting them the same entitlements as legal residents.