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Supreme Court agrees to rule quickly on citizenship question on census

Added: 15.02.2019 19:18 | 17 views | 0 comments

States, cities and immigration groups sued to prevent the Trump administration from asking over fears immigrants would be reluctant to respond.

Philadelphia beats U.S. appeal in sanctuary city case

Added: 15.02.2019 18:21 | 13 views | 0 comments

A federal appeals court said on Friday the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia for its refusal to cooperate with immigration authorities seeking to deport immigrants who are in the country illegally.


Federal judge to weigh fight over citizenship question on US census

Added: 15.02.2019 7:19 | 19 views | 0 comments

The Trump administration will try to persuade a U.S. judge Friday to let it add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. census for the first time in nearly 70 years, a move that opponents say would lead to an undercount of immigrants and Latinos.


Lawyers sue ICE over videoconference immigration hearings

Added: 13.02.2019 21:51 | 2 views | 0 comments

A group of detained immigrants and the lawyers representing them say their constitutional rights are being violated by Immigration and Customs Enforcement using videoconferencing for their court appearances instead of bringing them to the hearings in person.


Senator Graham says Trump is inclined to sign funding deal

Added: 13.02.2019 20:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump is inclined to sign bipartisan legislation to fund the government as long as its provisions on a border wall and bed spaces for illegal immigrants are as he expects, a Republican senator close to the White House said on Wednesday.

Groups sue U.S. to stop deportation hearings by videoconference in New York

Added: 13.02.2019 18:19 | 12 views | 0 comments

Rights groups have sued the Trump Administration for violating constitutional rights of immigrants by refusing them in-person deportation hearings in New York immigration court, and instead forcing them to make their case by videoconference from detention.


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