California Lawmakers Vote For Stronger Immigrant ProtectionsLawmakers in the California Assembly have voted to strengthen protections for immigrants in the country illegally who are victims or witnesses of crimes.
Claim Accuses Wells Fargo Of Denying Loans To DREAMersA federal lawsuit accuses banking giant Wells Fargo of illegally denying student loans to young immigrants who are protected from deportation and allowed to work and study in the U.S. under a program created by former President Barack Obama.
California Issues 605,000 Driver's Licenses To ImmigrantsCalifornia issued more than a half-million driver's licenses under a new law granting the identifying documents to immigrants who may be in the country illegally.
Border Patrol: Family, Kid Arrests At Border Soar 52 PercentThe U.S. Border Patrol arrested nearly 10,000 unaccompanied immigrant children and families caught illegally crossing the border with Mexico in August, a 52 percent jump from August 2014, according to statistics published by the agency Monday afternoon.
Immigration Lawyer Says She Was Barred From Adelanto Detention CenterAn immigration lawyer says she was denied entry to a Southern California detention center after participating in peaceful vigils at the site.
Tempers Flare When Huntington Park Appoints Undocumented Immigrants To City CommissionsHuntington Park is making history and not everyone is happy about it.
Judge: US Violates Agreement In Detention Of Immigrant KidsThe decision Friday by U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee in California is a victory for the immigrant rights lawyers who brought the case.
Some 'Sanctuary Cities' Don't Enforce Federal Immigration Policies For Fear Of LawsuitsThe term "sanctuary city" has become a rallying cry for conservative Republicans seeking stiffer immigration laws. They characterize such places as havens where those in the country illegally are protected from immigration authorities.
Report: 1,800 Immigrants Re-Arrested After Release From JailMore than 1,800 immigrants that the federal government wanted to deport were nevertheless released from local jails and later re-arrested for various crimes, according to a government report released Monday.
Macy's To Trump: You're FiredThe Macy's department store chain joined an ongoing exodus from association with Donald Trump and New Mexico's governor and New York City's mayor slammed him over his comments on Mexican immigrants.
Immigration Detention Center Expands In AdelantoImmigration 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.
35 California Counties Extend Health Care To ImmigrantsThe decision was made Thursday by the County Medical Services Program. That program provides health services to the poor in the mostly rural, sparsely populated counties.