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How Much Will Donald Trump’s Immigration Plan Cost? The Experts Weigh In

“I will build the greatest wall that you’ve ever seen” says Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump in discussing his plans to build a massive wall at the border and deport all undocumented immigrants in the U.S.

08/19/2015

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Officials: 2 MS-13 Gang Members Deported To El Salvador

Immigration officials say two MS-13 gang members have been deported from Los Angeles to face homicide charges in El Salvador.

05/30/2015

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Local Couple, Nation Await Appeals Court Ruling On Challenge To Obama’s Immigration Actions

A local couple is worried about the future as they and the nation await an appeals court ruling on a challenge brought forth by more than 20 states to President Obama’s executive order on immigration.

04/20/2015

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LA School Board OKs Attorneys To Offer Free Legal Aid To Students At Risk Of Deportation

Staff attorneys will be allowed to voluntarily provide free legal services to unaccompanied minors who live within the district and are facing the threat of deportation.

02/11/2015

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LA School Board Delays Decision On Legal Aid For Students Facing Deportation

Some school board members have signaled support for a plan to provide free legal aid to what officials say would be a “limited number” of students who are facing deportation.

01/14/2015

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Obama’s Sweeping Immigration Reform Draws Mixed Reaction

Millions of immigrants who lack legal status in California would be eligible for protection from deportation and a federal permit to work legally under a plan announced by President Barack Obama.

11/20/2014

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Southland Groups Await White House Order On Immigration

Analysts say an estimated 2.5 million undocumented immigrants who live in California could be affected by President Obama’s expected executive order.

11/20/2014

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Baldwin Park Sued Over Police Immigration Hold

Immigrant rights groups are suing the Baldwin Park police department for jailing a man suspected of entering the U.S. illegally.

10/08/2014

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Obama Approves $4M To Fund Lawyers For Immigrant Children In Deportation Proceedings

The Obama administration is spending $4 million on lawyers for unaccompanied immigrant children in deportation proceedings, a move an influential Republican lawmaker says is illegal and will fuel an increase in illegal immigration.

09/30/2014

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Gang Violence, Fears For Children In Central America Fuel Rush To US

Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they’re fleeing violent gangs in Central America.

07/24/2014

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California Won’t Send Troops To Mexico Border

California Gov. Jerry Brown won’t be deploying National Guard troops to the Mexico border like Texas is doing in response to an influx of immigrants.

07/21/2014

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Protesters Cheer Pause In Controversial Border Deportations

Authorities are putting a planned U.S. Border Patrol effort to bring nearly 300 Central American migrants from South Texas to Southern California on hold – and critics are applauding the move.

06/23/2014

Hundreds of mostly Central American immigrants wait for processing at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: CBS)

President’s Plan To Increase Border Deportations Stirs Controversy

The Obama administration is under fire after announcing plans to increase deportations of those caught crossing into the US illegally.

06/20/2014

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ACLU Files Suit On Timeliness Of Immigrant Asylum Interview

Immigration advocates are filing suit against the federal government, saying immigration officials are violating their own rules by failing to provide a speedy hearing to some immigrants who face deportation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

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Man Freed On Bond After Daughter Talks To Pope Francis About Immigration Reform

After a 10-year-old California girl traveled to the Vatican to plead with Pope Francis for help as her father faced deportation, the man was released Friday on bond from immigration detention.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

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