Melissa del Bosque, ProPublica, July 8, 2019
"With scant public notice, federal immigration officials are relying on databases run by foreign police and militaries to check whether migrants crossing the United States border have gang affiliations...
Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 126 / Monday, July 1, 2019
"The Acting Secretary of Homeland Security has determined, pursuant to law, that it is necessary to waive certain laws, regulations, and other legal requirements in order to ensure the...
Faiza Patel, Rachel Levinson-Waldman, Sophia DenUyl, Raya Koreh, Brennan Center for Justice, May 22, 2019
"The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is rapidly expanding its collection of social media information and using it to evaluate the security...
On Friday, May 17, 2019, DHS posted five notices in the Federal Register reestablishing computer matching programs between DHS and New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Texas and California to "verify the immigration status of non-U.S. citizens who...
On Wednesday, May 15, 2019, DHS will publish three notices in the Federal Register waiving a plethora of laws "in order to ensure the expeditious construction of barriers and roads in the vicinity of the international land border near Tecate and...
Here is an Advance Copy of the rule to be published on Wednesday, May 8, 2019.
April 24, 2019
DHS on waiving laws to build border barriers, roads:
Embassy of India, Washington, DC, Apr. 10, 2019 - Advisory for Indian Students
"In recent years, instances of '"fake" Universities set up by the US law enforcement agencies have come to light. According to the US law enforcement,...
NYT, Apr. 7, 2019
"Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland security secretary, resigned on Sunday after meeting with President Trump, ending a tumultuous tenure in charge of the border security agency that had made her the target of the president’s...
Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 67 / Monday, April 8, 2019
"In 2016, DHS reduced Greece’s Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) travel authorization validity period for travel by nationals of Greece under the Visa Waiver Program...
DHS, April 1, 2019
"Today, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen issued a memorandum to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner Kevin McAleenan outlining new steps the agency must take to combat the growing security and...
Muzaffar Chishti and Jessica Bolter, MPI, Mar. 28, 2019
"Under the Trump administration’s new Remain in Mexico policy, more than 200 asylum seekers have been sent back to Mexico by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to wait for weeks...
Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Mar. 8, 2019
"The administration’s decision not to redesignate Temporary Protected Status for South Sudan, allowing more people to be covered by it is “morally reprehensible,” said Anna Gallagher...
DHS, Mar. 1, 2019
"The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) is issuing this fraud alert to warn citizens of reports that DHS telephone numbers have been used recently as part of a telephone spoofing scam...
AIC, AILA, CLINIC Legal, Feb. 28, 2019
"We write to bring your attention to an alarming increase in the number of infants being held in Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody. As of today, there are at least nine infants under one year...