Immigration Law

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Denver Joins Growing List of Colorado Counties Rejecting ICE Holds
Posted on 1 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Denver will no longer hold inmates for federal immigration authorities solely on the basis of immigration status, Sheriff Gary Wilson said Wednesday. The move to refuse federal immigration holds follows federal court rulings in other states that... Read More

Alabama Deputy Sheriff Facing Deportation
Posted on 11 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A Canadian man who served as a reserve deputy for 25 years in southeast Alabama is facing charges of being in the United States illegally, and the sheriff he worked for isn't happy about it. Kevin Dwight Venhuis, 46, of Abbeville is charged... Read More

New Orleans to Decline Most ICE Detainer Requests
Posted on 13 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Orleans Parish sheriff will no longer honor many requests from the federal immigration authorities to detain people who are suspected of being here illegally, making New Orleans one of a growing number of jurisdictions to adopt such a policy... Read More