Harris County To Set Up Program To Provide Legal Services For ImmigrantsTexas’ most populous county and one of the most diverse in the U.S. on Tuesday approved a plan to create and fund a program that will offer legal services for immigrants, including many who are fighting deportation.
Commissioners From Texas' Most Populous County Vote 3-2 To Set Up Immigrant Defense FundHarris County commissioners approved a plan to create and fund a program that will offer legal services for immigrants, including many who are in the country illegally and fighting deportation.
Judge Halts Trump Order On Refugee Resettlement After Gov. Abbott Was 1st To Sign OnA judge has agreed to block the Trump administration from enforcing an executive order allowing state and local governments to reject the resettlement of refugees.
Dallas Becomes First Texas City To Earn 'Certified Welcoming Status' Regarding ImmigrantsWelcoming America, a nonpartisan, national nonprofit organization, evaluated local efforts to establish an inclusive community.
ICE Arrests 40 Immigrants In North Texas During 5-Day Enforcement ActionFederal officers with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 49 immigrants in North Texas and Oklahoma during a five-day enforcement action.
Judge Blocks Trump Administration's US-Mexico Border Asylum Restrictions
Government Opens New Holding Center For Migrant Children In TexasThe U.S. government had opened it's newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations and it's in Texas.
Air Conditioning Out In Dallas Apartment, Leaving Family In Terrible ConditionsThe high temperatures are dancing closer to the triple digits. But for one North Texas immigrant family, the heat wave is happening indoors.
Texas Congresswoman: "DHS Is Doing Nothing But Covering Up" Border Station ConditionsA Texas congresswoman has accused the Department of Homeland Security of a "cover-up" in response to "horrific" conditions at some stations along the Texas/Mexico border.
Dallas One Of Three Texas Cities Eyed For Permanent Child Detention CentersWill the search for permanent facilities reduce the possible need for temporary shelters in the future?
Border Patrol Under Fire After Inappropriate Facebook Posts By Agents SurfaceAfter learning of a secret Facebook group for U.S. Border Patrol agents, the head of the federal law enforcement agency condemned some comments made there as "completely inappropriate".
5 Charged In Human Trafficking Case After 18 Immigrants Rescued In HoustonHouston police arrested five men in a human trafficking investigation for allegedly holding 18 Latin American immigrants for ransom, police said.
Advocates Want Court To Order Immediate Child Border Facility InspectionsImmigrant advocates are asking a federal judge to issue an emergency order requiring the immediate inspections of child border detention facilities like the one in Clint, Texas.
Fort Worth Company Awarded $26M Government Contract To Supply Border Security TechnologyA North Texas defense electronics company will continue to protect America's border with funds from a $26 million contract from the United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
Hundreds Of Migrant Children Moved From Squalid Conditions At Texas FacilityAfter reports that more than 300 children were being held in dismal conditions at a Border Patrol station in Texas the U.S. government has taken some action.