Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN, March 20, 2019
"The American Bar Association is proposing a major overhaul of the US immigration system, calling the courts that decide whether to deport immigrants "irredeemably dysfunctional." "The immigration...
United States Senate, PERMANENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON INVESTIGATIONS, Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Aug. 15, 2018 - "Since 2015, the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations has conducted extensive oversight of federal government...
"New report details how bad-actor employers use immigration enforcement to retaliate against workers, subverting both immigration and labor laws." - NELP, Feb. 2013 .
"About two thirds of the 10.2 million unauthorized adult immigrants who
currently live in the U.S have lived here for at least 10 years,
according to a report released early this month by the Pew Hispanic
Center." - TFI, Marcos Restrepo...
The US government’s rapid-fire screening of unauthorized migrants at the border is sending Central Americans back to the risk of serious harm, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The 44-page report, “‘You Don’t...
"Border officials wasted $69 million of taxpayer money after they
bought more steel than they needed to build the fence along United
States and Mexico border, according to a report by the Office of Inspector General for the Department of Homeland...
"Legal representation in deportation proceedings is a moral imperative. While the federal government has abdicated its responsibility to provide this critical component of a fair and just process for immigrants in deportation proceedings, the individual...
Ron Nixon, New York Times, Apr. 10, 2017 - "The Trump administration will temporarily stop publication of a weekly report spotlighting cities and counties that fail to cooperate with federal immigration officials, people briefed on the change said...
"Hundreds of thousands of women and girls working on the nation’s farms
and in packing houses face the threat of sexual violence and harassment,
according to a report released on Wednesday by Human Rights Watch. Human
Rights Watch recently...
TRAC, Feb. 14, 2017 -
There are widespread reports that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) fugitive operations teams conducted immigration roundups in a number of communities across the country last week. This report breaks...
"In this review, we determined that ICE needs to continue efforts to implement our prior recommendations. In addition, we identified challenges that may reduce the effectiveness of a review process intended as a resource for ensuring compliance with...
"A deportation program that is central to the Obama administration’s
immigration enforcement strategy has led disproportionately to the
removal of Latino immigrants and to arrests by immigration authorities
of hundreds of United States...
SPLC, Nov. 21, 2016 - "As President-elect Donald Trump prepares to deport up to 3 million people, an investigation of immigrant detention centers in the South has found that detainees are routinely denied their due process rights and frequently endure...
"The immigrants being held in Essex County and facing deportation tell
of being locked down in rooms while being denied medical help, of not
getting "a mere" 1,000 to 1,500 calories a day in nutrition, of trying
to sleep fully clothed...
"Amnesty International’s report, In Hostile Terrain: Human rights violations in immigration enforcement in the US Southwest ( English or Spanish ),
examines the human rights violations associated with immigration
enforcement at the border...