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Migrant Killed by Border Patrol in San Diego

Agent fails to use non-lethal force in alleged rock throwing incident Read more >

Under Operation Streamline, fast-track proceedings for [sic] illegal immigrants

TUCSON — Eight men in clothes dirtied by their desert journey rise from their seats and approach the bench.

They wear no belts or shoelaces. They are chained around the waist, shackled by their ankles, cuffed at the wrists. They pad across the gray carpet under the recessed lighting in the William D. Browning Special Proceedings Courtroom. Read more >

California's 'Trust Act' Goes Into Effect, Limiting Deportations of Undocumented Immigrants

(Photo: Archive, Reuters)

The "Trust Act" law approved in California in 2012 finally went into effect on Jan. 1, 2014 in what many have described as one of the most significant victories for the Latino community in the U.S. Read more >

Amid Steady Deportation, Fear and Worry Multiply Among Immigrants

NEW ORLEANS — Karen Sandoval’s promising life in this city fell apart in one day last summer when she went to buy school supplies for her two daughters. Read more >

University of Arizona to Release Comprehensive Survey about Migration and Border Security

Tucson, Arizona-On Thursday, March 28th, researchers from the University of Arizona will be presenting a groundbreaking new study that answers key questions about immigration and border security. The study surveyed over 1,100 deportees and explores their experiences crossing into the U.S., being apprehended by U.S. authorities, and returned to Mexico. Each survey contained 250 questions and took about one hour to administer with randomly selected individuals at ports of entry and in migrant shelters in Mexico. Read more >

New Report Exposes How Employers Take Advantage of Broken Immigration System to Exploit Workers

Study details how employers use immigration enforcement to retaliate against workers, and points to opportunities for reform in current immigration debate. Read more >

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