By KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) 09/21 — Whether and when constitutional rights afforded American citizens extend to non-citizens outside the nation’s boundaries were at issue Wednesday when a federal appeals court heard arguments about the cross-border shooting death of a Mexican teenager by a U.S.
By PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 09/16 — Federal immigration agents were tracking a teenager who was facing deportation when he fatally shot a popular community volunteer during a robbery in San Francisco,Read more »
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/13 — The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to maintain its restrictive policy on refugees.
The justices on Tuesday agreed to an administration request to block a lower court ruling that would have eased the refugee ban and allowed up to 24,000 refugees to enter the country before the end of October.
DETROIT (AP) 08/17 — A Palestinian activist from Chicago is returning to Detroit for a final court hearing before she’s eventually deported for concealing her convictions in two Jerusalem bombings.Read more »
EDINBURG, Texas (AP) 08/14 — Police in Texas acting on a tip found 17 immigrants locked inside a tractor-trailer parked at a gas station about 20 miles from the border with Mexico,
CHICAGO (AP) 08/05 — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday said the city will sue the federal government in defense of its status as a so-called sanctuary city and against threats to withhold U.S.
JILL COLVIN and DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) 07/29 — Talking tough on illegal immigration and violent crime, President Donald Trump appeared Friday to advocate rougher treatment of people in police custody,
FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press SAN ANTONIO (AP) 07/25 — The tractor-trailer was pitch-black inside, crammed with maybe 90 immigrants or more,
ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 07/25 – When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart,
GARANCE BURKE, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 06/30 — The Trump administration plans to arrest parents and other relatives who authorities believe smuggled their children into the United States,
MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 06/26 — The Supreme Court is letting a limited version of President Donald Trump’s ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries take effect,
AMY TAXIN, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 06/08 — For years, immigrants facing deportation have been allowed to stay in the U.S. provided they show up for regular check-ins with federal deportation agents and stay out of trouble.
MEREDITH HOFFMAN, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Abril Gallardo rode 15 hours in a van to urge fellow Hispanics living in the Texas capital of Austin to fight back against a new state law targeting “sanctuary cities,”
MIAMI (AP) 05/17 — A Cuban national faces up to 30 years in prison for his part in an immigrant smuggling operation from the Bahamas to the United States.
ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/09 — The Trump administration is taking the unusual step of hunting for evidence of crimes committed by Haitian immigrants as it decides whether to allow them to continue participating in a humanitarian program that has shielded tens of thousands from deportation since an earthquake destroyed much of their country.
PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 05/08 — Texas charged to the forefront of the national debate over immigration as Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed a so-called “sanctuary cities”
PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 05/04 — What to know about a Texas bill targeting so-called ‘sanctuary cities’ that is heading to the desk of Republican Gov.
ASTRID GALVAN, Associated Press NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) 04/12 — Attorney General Jeff Sessions toured the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday and unveiled what he described as a new get-tough approach to immigration prosecutions under President Donald Trump.
PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 03/19 — A bill that Republicans say would crackdown on so-called “sanctuary cities” in Texas is inching toward Gov.
ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/19 — The Trump administration wants to build a 30-foot-high border wall that looks good from the north side and is difficult to climb or cut through,