Immigration

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Sheriff Loses Appeal Over Obama Immigration Order

Appeals Court rules Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio failed to allege an injury that can both be traced back to President Obama’s plan and can be rectified by an order to stop it.

08/14/2015

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U.S. Officials Ask Judge Not To End Immigrant Family Detention

The U.S. government has asked a federal judge to reconsider her ruling calling for the immediate release of children and their mothers caught entering the U.S. illegally from Mexico.

08/07/2015

While George Bush was serving as the governor of Texas, brother Jeb Bush was serving as the governor of Florida.

Clinton Slams Bush During Campaign Stop

Hillary Clinton on Tuesday repeatedly slammed Jeb Bush and the rest of the Republican presidential field over immigration and women’s health during a campaign stop in Denver.

08/05/2015

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Lawyers: Immigrant Mothers In Texas Coerced To Wear Ankle Monitors

Lawyers representing immigrant mothers held in a South Texas detention center say the women have been denied counsel and coerced into accepting ankle-monitoring bracelets as a condition of release.

07/27/2015

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Texas Fights Immigrants’ Lawsuit Over Birth Certificates

Texas health officials asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by immigrant parents who were denied birth certificates for their U.S.-born children because local authorities refused to recognize as valid certain forms of identification.

07/23/2015

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Appeals Panel Hears Arguments On Obama Immigration Action

A federal appeals court in New Orleans is set to hear arguments over President Barack Obama’s plan to protect from deportation as many as 5 million immigrants living in the United States illegally.

07/10/2015

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson speaks at a press conference at the Dirksen Federal Building on June 13, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Judge Orders Homeland Security Chief, Others To Court

A federal judge in Texas has threatened to hold Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and other top immigration enforcement officials in contempt of court for not fixing problems that led to work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama’s executive immigration action after the judge had put the plan on hold.

07/09/2015

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Border Patrol Helicopter Comes Under Fire Over Laredo

Today U.S. and Mexican authorities are searching for suspects after a U.S. Border Patrol helicopter came under fire near the Mexican border. Authorities say the shots were fired from the Mexican side of the border.

06/06/2015

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Festival Features Stories Of Immigrants Looking For New Life In North Texas

This weekend, the Dallas Museum of Art and Oral Fixation will host an evening of personal story telling from immigrants who have made North Texas their home.

05/14/2015

Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Clinton Wades Into Immigration Debate

Hillary Clinton’s aggressive immigration stance reinvigorates the debate over the scope of presidential powers, which has become a flashpoint in Washington.

05/07/2015

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2 Separate Dallas Protests Plan To Unite

A pair of protests Friday night will put a voice to concerns over law enforcement issues in North Texas. However, the demonstrations bring up questions about safety.

05/01/2015

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Deportations Continue To Decline Under Obama

The Obama administration is on pace to deport the fewest number of immigrants in nearly a decade, according to internal government data obtained by The Associated Press.

04/29/2015

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