Immigration

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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

Kelly Osbourne attends Logo's "Trailblazer Honors" 2015 at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine on June 25, 2015 in New York City.  (credit: Grant Lamos IV/Getty Images for Logo)

Kelly Osbourne Apologizes For Immigration Comments

Kelly Osbourne issued an expletive-filled apology Tuesday after asking who would clean Donald Trump’s toilets if he succeeds in kicking every Latino out of the country during a discussion about immigration on “The View.”

08/04/2015

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Tempers Flare When Huntington Park Appoints Undocumented Immigrants To City Commissions

Huntington Park is making history and not everyone is happy about it.

08/04/2015

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Huntington Park Council Appoints 2 Undocumented Immigrants As Commissioners

Huntington Park may become the first city in California to appoint two undocumented immigrants as commissioners on city advisory boards, a lawmaker confirms.

08/03/2015

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Some ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Don’t Enforce Federal Immigration Policies For Fear Of Lawsuits

The 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.

07/23/2015

Legendary Dodgers pitcher Fernando Valenzuela joined nearly 8,000 Angelenos in the naturalization ceremony Wednesday. (Photo courtesy Dodgers.MLBlogs.com)

Dodgers Pitching Legend Fernando Valenzuela Becomes US Citizen

Nearly four decades after thrilling fans at Dodger Stadium, Dodgers legendary southpaw Fernando Valenzuela is officially living the American Dream.

07/22/2015

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Calif. Assembly OKs Bill To Remove ‘Alien’ From State Labor Code

If signed into law, Senate Bill 432 would delete the term “alien” as a definition for an immigrant individual and “modernize” the state Labor Code.

07/09/2015

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LAUSD Pulls Charity Golf Tournament From Trump National Over Immigration Comments

Los Angeles school officials say the district will no longer be affiliated with the Trump National Golf Club over “negative immigration comments” made last week by Donald Trump.

07/08/2015

Francisco Sanchez , a repeat drug offender, was released from jail on April 15 in San Francisco. (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Riverside Lawmaker Calls For Longer Immigration Holds After San Francisco Pier Shooting

A Republican State Senator from Riverside has authored new proposed legislation that would require any city or county in custody of a “felonious immigrant” to hold them for at least 48 hours to allow federal authorities to apprehend them.

07/08/2015

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A Year On, Children Caught On Border Struggle To Stay, Adapt

While his teenage mother has been allowed to stay and seek a green card under a program for abused and abandoned children, Joshua’s lawyer says he has been classified as an enforcement priority by government lawyers.

07/04/2015

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Macy’s To Trump: You’re Fired

The 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.

07/02/2015

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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

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3 Arrested In 2 Separate Attempts To Enter US Illegally Via Jet Ski

Federal authorities arrested suspects in two separate attempts this week to illegally enter the U.S. by jet ski near Southern California beaches, according to officials.

06/12/2015

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Witnesses In ‘Maternity Tourism’ Case Charged For Leaving U.S.

Ten men and women from China who were considered witnesses in the so-called “maternity tourism” case have been charged with violating court orders to stay in the U.S. during investigations into the matter.

04/30/2015

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