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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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Councilmen Call On Obama To Suspend Immigration Deportations

Two Los Angeles City Council members joined with immigration rights activists Wednesday in support of a resolution urging President Obama to stop immigration deportations.

12/18/2013

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Stolen Championship Women’s Boxing Belts Found At Home Of Convicted Burglar About To Be Deported

Two championship belts have been returned to a women’s boxing champion after they were recovered at the home of a convicted burglar who was about to be deported to Mexico.

02/18/2013

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White House To Respond To Piers Morgan Deportation Petition After CNN Host Urges Public To Sign

The White House is expected to respond to a petition calling for British CNN host Piers Morgan to be deported after it receives over 39,000 signatures.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/24/2012

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6 Arrested At Anti-Deportation Rally At LA Jail

Six people were arrested as dozens rallied outside a county jail in downtown Los Angeles jail in favor of a bill aimed at protecting some illegal immigrants from deportation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2012

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Thousands Of LA Residents Begin Application Process For Deferred Deportation Program

Immigration authorities expect more than 1.2 million young immigrants will start applying for a Deferred Action program on Wednesday, which will allow the children of undocumented workers to live in the U.S. without fear of deportation for the next two years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/15/2012

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Lesbian Couple From Irvine Files Federal Lawsuit To Stop Deportation Of Same-Sex Spouses

A lesbian couple filed a federal lawsuit in California on Thursday seeking to solve their immigration woes and put a stop to the deportation of same-sex spouses.

07/12/2012

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Immigrant Mothers Make Tearful Pleas To Stay In U.S. With Kids

Immigration officials Wednesday granted an extension to one mother, but ordered another mother out of the county.

05/09/2012

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Man Facing Deportation Linked To 2001 Abduction, Rape In Orange

A man facing deportation was charged Wednesday with the rape of a young woman he allegedly abducted at a bus stop in Orange a decade ago.

04/11/2012

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Immigration Courts Set For Partial Shutdown To Ease Deportation Backlog

The partial closure during July will give immigration attorneys the chance to review the most pressing deportation cases.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/30/2012

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LA County Officials Issue Formal Apology For 1930s Repatriation Of More Than 1 Million Citizens To Mexico

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors issued a formal apology for the repatriation of more than 1 million U.S. citizens who were forced to relocate to Mexico in the 1930s. A commemorative plaque will be installed at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/21/2012

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San Fernando Family Fights To Keep Father From Being Deported

It’s been an emotional few days for the children and the wife of a 36-year-old San Fernando construction worker who is facing deportation.

01/08/2012

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Harry Burkhart’s Mother Expected To Attend Deportation Hearing Friday

The mother of serial arson suspect Harry Burkhart is scheduled to make her own court appearance Friday. Federal prosecutors are seeking to deport Dorothee Burkhart, who faces fraud charges in Germany.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2012

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Sheriff’s Department Sued Over Immigrant Deportations

Immigrant rights advocates will serve the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department with a summons to get information about the department’s participation in immigration enforcement programs and data about deportations.

06/30/2011

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LA To Withdraw From Program Sharing Arrestees’ Fingerprints With Homeland Security

The Los Angeles City Council has voted 11-1 to support state efforts to withdraw from a Homeland Security program that requires fingerprints of arrestees to be shared with immigration agents.

06/07/2011