Tag: immigration

Court orders gov’t to halt deportation of unaccompanied minors

A District Court ordered the Trump administration to stop using a public health code to expel unaccompanied minors from the country, court records show. On...

On immigration, voters have polar opposites to consider in presidential race

On immigration, President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have polar opposite goals, with the former barreling toward more restrictions and more security...

Congressmen seek detainee’s release

Nearly 50 members of the United States Congress have signed onto a letter urging Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf to immediately...

Deadline passes for ICE to release migrant children

A court denied over the weekend another request by attorneys for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to delay release of roughly 100 migrant children...

Activists try to reach migrant children detained in McAllen hotel

McALLEN — Activists milled about on the sidewalk here in front of the Hampton Inn & Suites on Thursday evening, trying to keep banners...

Dreamers react to Supreme Court decision

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled against the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in a huge...

Supreme Court rejects Trump bid to end legal protections for young immigrants

By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young...

EDITORIAL: Good call: Temporary courts can help reduce backlog of refugees

A new immigration tent facility is going up in the Rio Grande Valley. This one isn’t expected to house any migrants, however. Rather, the...

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans

By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday moved to end asylum protections for most Central American migrants in a...

Premature migrant baby found at Valley Border Patrol facility

By ASTRID GALVAN and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The teenage girl with pigtail braids was hunched over in a wheelchair and holding a bunched sweatshirt...