Critics of the administration’s immigration policies are pointing to data on the thousands of immigrants convicted of crimes – and then released – as evidence that there should be no further leniency toward those in the U.S. without permission.
I often think about Friday dinners with my family. Every Friday, no matter what, my wife and I took our two children out to eat; it was a ritual we looked forward to all week. We would sometimes try new … Continue reading
In the American criminal justice system, you have the right to an attorney. And if you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed for you.
Have you ever wondered why you don’t know more about the detention of 34,000 immigrants every day? The answer lies in the “privacy standards” authored by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
According to the latest report by the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS), the Obama Administration has been manipulating statistics to hide how much it has undermined the nation’s immigration laws. The new study “Deportation Numbers Unwrapped: Raw Statistics Reveal the … Continue reading
SANTA ANA, Calif. – With the exception of the most pressing cases, U.S. attorneys are shelving most civil prosecutions and immigration courts because of the federal government shutdown.
Four months ago, U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow ruled that Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s immigration-enforcement efforts had violated the constitutional rights of thousands of Latinos.
Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee began debating the comprehensive immigration reform bill introduced by the bipartisan “Gang of Eight.” Within the more than 840 pages of this sweeping proposal are a handful of provisions that would address some of the … Continue reading
(Reuters) – Mexican authorities said on Saturday they detained 108 undocumented immigrants along highways, at bus stations and on a cargo train route that thousands of Central Americans use every year to cross Mexico and enter the United States illegally.
While the authors of the newly released Senate immigration bill touted its multibillion dollar investment in border security, critics are seizing on what they describe as a major loophole — giving the government “discretion” to choose when to enforce immigration … Continue reading