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Daniel Ramirez’s Attorney Blasts ICE For “Utterly Implausible And Wholly Fabricated” Claims

Lawyers for Daniel Ramirez Medina issued another very strong statement taking issue with what ICE has been saying about their client. We wanted to share the entire release as this case has gotten so much attention – and because ICE continues it’s false narrative about Daniel: Today, the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division Office … Continue reading »

Trump’s Deportation Force Targets the Most Vulnerable

As we highlighted yesterday, there are no lingering doubts: Trump’s Deportation Force is targeting all 11 million undocumented immigrants, including DACA-recipients, domestic violence survivors, and those seeking shelter at a church. A new piece from the La Opinión editorial board encapsulates the heart of the problem: “It is impossible to limit this order to only capture dangerous undocumented … Continue reading »

More Personal Stories Emerging From ICE Actions That Have Swept Up Hundreds Of Undocumented Immigrants

More personal stories are emerging from the more than 680 undocumented immigrants that have been arrested by ICE agents since last week. As we noted earlier today, these coordinated ICE sweeps have spread fear and uncertainty in families and communities across America. While Donald Trump has claimed that he would target only “criminal aliens” for … Continue reading »

Cutting Through Confusion Around the Immigration Raids

The combination of the Trump Administration’s immigration enforcement executive order, which treats all undocumented immigrants as potential priorities for deportation, and the deportation raids conducted throughout the country by ICE, has spread fear in families and communities across America. Some voices in the Trump Administration and DHS have been attempting to follow the boss and emphasize a focus … Continue reading »

ICYMI: Sargent: “Trump’s Reign Of Fear May Soon Get A Whole Lot Worse. Here’s What To Look For.”

In new analysis for the Washington Post, Greg Sargent connects the dots on the extreme Trump Administration agenda, predicting that the administration is testing  “just how far the administration can go in limiting legal immigration and in expelling undocumented immigrants with longtime ties to U.S. communities.” See the full version of Sargent’s must read piece here with key excerpts … Continue reading »

Trump’s Deportation Force Hits U.S. Communities; Advocates Decry Raids, Family Separation

A recording of today’s event is available here In recent days, multiple communities have been targeted with deportation raids and a new Trump Administration policy that treats all undocumented immigrants as priorities for deportation, regardless of their roots and ties to the United States. On a telephonic press call today, immigration advocates and lawyers provided updates on the Deportation … Continue reading »

Donald Trump Promised a Deportation Force. ICE Is Delivering

According to the most recent information from the New York Times, ICE agents swept up as many as 600 undocumented immigrants in raids spanning at least 11 states. Reports indicate that some of these sweeps, which started last week, have been at restaurants, at homes, and at workplaces. Additionally, unsubstantiated rumors of checkpoints in Austin, Miami, … Continue reading »

La Fuerza de Deportación de Trump se hace presente

Publicado en Univision. En medio de la batalla entre la administración de Donald J. Trump y los tribunales en torno a su veto migratorio a ciudadanos de siete países predominantemente musulmanes, se incrementaron reportes sobre la detención y deportación de indocumentados a través del país por el Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas (ICE). … Continue reading »

PRESS CALL TODAY: Trump’s Deportation Force Hits U.S. Communities; Advocates Decry Raids, Family Separation

In recent days, multiple communities have been targeted with deportation raids and a new Trump Administration policy that treats all undocumented immigrants as priorities for deportation, regardless of their roots and ties to the United States. On a telephonic press call TODAY, February 13th, at 12:30pm ET/9:30am PT, immigration advocates and lawyers will provide updates on the Deportation … Continue reading »

Immigration “Office Hours:” Update on Refugee and Muslim Bans and Trump’s Deportation Force

A recording of today’s call is available here With litigation challenging President Trump’s Muslim and refugee ban and Trump’s Deportation Force fanning out across the country, America’s Voice Education Fund resumed its weekly “Office Hours” press briefing today. A recording of today’s call is available here.  Yesterday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals put a pause on some … Continue reading »