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Immigration Lawyer Says She Was Barred From Adelanto Detention Center

An immigration lawyer says she was denied entry to a Southern California detention center after participating in peaceful vigils at the site.

08/25/2015

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Immigration Detention Center Expands In Adelanto

Immigration authorities are expanding a Southern California detention facility to get more bed space for women with criminal records, immigrants with medical needs, recently-arrived asylum seekers and other detainees.

07/02/2015

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Transgender Immigration Detainees May Be Housed By Gender

Detention staff should consider transgender detainees’ preferences when making decisions about housing and clothing and what pronouns should be used, Immigration and Customs Enforcement said in new guidelines for the treatment of transgender detainees.

06/29/2015

Raymond Douglas Charles Macleod arrived at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday under ICE escort in preparation for his departure to Canada. (Photo credit: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)

ICE Deports Canadian Man Wanted For Raping Disabled Child

Authorities say a Canadian man accused of raping a disabled girl four decades ago in his native country was turned over to authorities after he was found living in San Dimas.

03/25/2015

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ICE Crackdown Nets Over 200 Foreign Nationals From Mexico, Egypt, Armenia

A nationwide crackdown on at-large criminal aliens and other “public safety threats” resulted in over 200 arrests in the Los Angeles area, federal investigators said Monday.

03/09/2015

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Some Mexicans To Be Given Another Chance To Stay In U.S.

Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Mexicans who were expelled from the country by immigration officials in Southern California will be allowed to return for a chance to make their case to stay in the United States, the American Civil Liberties Union said.

02/27/2015

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8 Members Of UCLA Hiking Club Rescued From Icy San Gabriel Mountains

Due to treacherous conditions, it took more than six hours to rescue the students.

02/08/2015

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Immigrant Advocates File Lawsuit Over Driver’s License Data

Immigrant advocates filed a lawsuit Wednesday over concerns that federal immigration agents could use state driver’s license databases to track down people for deportation.

12/17/2014

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LA’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: December 1st – 7th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in LA, week of December 1st-7th.

12/01/2014

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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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Hundreds March In Downtown LA To Support Immigrant Rights

KCAL9’s Adrianna Weingold reports hundreds marched outside the federal building, pushing for immigration reform, immigrant rights, and safe passage for children seeking refuge in the U.S.

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In a speech Monday at City Hall, Mayor Eric Garcetti said police will no longer comply with a federal mandate to do  immigration holds without judicial review.(Photo credit: LA Mayor's Office/Twitter)

LAPD To No Longer Comply With Feds On Immigration Hold Requests

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) will no longer comply with federal immigration detainer requests issued without judicial review, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.

07/07/2014

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57 Convicted Sex Offenders Arrested In Southland ICE Operation

The operation, which concluded Wednesday, resulted in 31 arrests in Los Angeles County, 11 in San Bernardino County, eight in Riverside County, four in Orange County, two in Ventura County and one in Santa Barbara County.

06/06/2014

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SoCal Counties Halt Immigration Detainers After Court Ruling

Officials in Los Angeles County and over a dozen other counties in Southern California are no longer honoring requests from federal immigration agents, according to a report.

06/02/2014

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LA County Mulls Background Checks For Ice Cream Vendors

Officials with Los Angeles County are considering a plan to require ice cream vendors to undergo fingerprinting and background checks.

05/07/2014

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