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Hundreds protest Obama's immigration policy in South Texas

Appeals court: Family of teen shot in Mexico by US Border Patrol agent cannot sue in US court

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed a teenager when he fired across the border from Texas into Mexico cannot be sued in U.S. courts by the Mexican teen's family, a federal appeals court ruled Friday. Read more >

Private companies profit from U.S. immigration detention boom

In the women's wing of the nation's newest immigrant detention center, 28-year-old Silia Ramirez sat Thursday writing a letter to her family.

She described her day so far — yoga with another detainee in the morning, chicken fajitas for lunch — as well as her anxiety about the future. Like the 185 others held in the new facility in downtown Bakersfield, which was opened to journalists for a tour Thursday, Ramirez faces deportation. Read more >

UN's François Crépeau on the refugee crisis: 'Instead of resisting migration, let's organise it'

François Crépeau, the UN special rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, is urging the west to adopt a global humanitarian plan to resettle refugees and regulate migrant mobility. Read more >

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