`We are only following the law’

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`We are only following the law’ doesn’t explain immigration policy during Nazi era or now Holocaust historians’ first impulse is to reject comparisons between those dark decades and our present. We don’t want to be perceived as abusing history for political … Continued

‘Dollar a Day’ Forced Labor Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against CoreCivic

Project South, Apr. 17, 2018 – “A private prison company under contract with Stewart County to house individual’s detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is forcing detained immigrants at Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Georgia to work for as … Continued

Immigration Judges Knowingly Depriving Children of Right To Apply Asylum

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Bryan Johnson, Apr. 20, 2018 – FOIA results: evidence of Immigration Judge V. Stuart Couch’s shocking prejudgment of all domestic violence asylum claims “At the bottom, readers will find the all of the decisions of Immigration Judge V. Stuart Couch that resulted … Continued

U.S. Border Patrol Continues to Exaggerate Danger to Agents to Justify Violence Against Immigrants

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Debbie Nathan, The Intercept, June 1, 2018 – “[A]ccording to the FBI, only 397 agents were assaulted in 2016, compared with the CBP’s inflated claim to the public of 454. The Intercept attempted to obtain numbers from the FBI for 2017, … Continued

Expert: ICE Uses Green Card Appointments at USCIS to Arrest ‘Low Hanging Fruit’

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Simon Montlake, CSMonitor, June 1, 2018 – “Immigrants married to US citizens who petition for them to stay present an easy target since they have declared themselves to US immigration services. Self-reporting immigrants make tempting targets for enforcement, says Stephen Yale-Loehr, a professor … Continued

Class-Action Filed Against Bank of America for Employment Discrimination Against Non-Citizens

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MALDEF, May 3, 2018 – “Bank of America illegally denies employment to qualified applicants based on their immigration status even though they are authorized to work in the United States, a lawsuit filed in federal court today charged. MALDEF (Mexican American … Continued