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President Donald Trump, in a Monday night tweet, announced a large-scale effort by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to remove illegal immigrants from the United States. The president did not provide significant details about the effort, but in the tweets he called on congressional Democrats to work with Republicans to close immigration loopholes. “Next week ICE
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Get the CDN Morning News Blast Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox. You have subscribed! There was an error processing your subscription. A directive from the White House is reportedly ordering asylum screeners to be more skeptical and confrontational with applicants, marking the administration’s latest attempt
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The Trump administration is considering a plan that would give Border Patrol agents the authority to decide some asylum claims on the spot, a source told the Washington Examiner. The reported new plan would have Border Patrol officers trained to conduct “credible fear” interviews, which serve to screen the validity of an immigrant’s claim to
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The Trump administration is reportedly preparing to return asylum seekers to Mexico while they await immigration hearings following a temporary lift on an injunction barring the administration from action. Staff at the office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) are preparing to enforce President Donald Trump’s “Remain in Mexico” policy, which returns asylum
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Immigration advocates plan to fight the Trump administration’s new directive of requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims are processed. Speaking Thursday before a House Judiciary Committee hearing, Secretary of Homeland Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen revealed a sweeping new policy for migrants who claim asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border. Dubbed the “Remain in Mexico”
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A familiar judge ruled against the Trump administration Wednesday in a lawsuit filed by the ACLU representing several migrants who were seeking asylum and refugee status. The ACLU celebrated their victory in a tweet from their social media account. “The district court granted our preliminary injunction against Trump’s asylum ban, meaning it will stay blocked,”
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I’ve been resisting the temptation to write about the latest ‘Walk for the Cash’ — the slow–motion invasion that’s gradually approaching our border from Latin America. Illegals have already taken over large swaths of our country, instituted Central America’s wage scale in construction, eliminated high school kids as a viable lawn–mowing alternative, flooded our
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The Department of Justice is sending 35 more prosecutors and 18 immigration judges to quickly process illegal immigrants and asylum claims at the border, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday. “We are not going to let this country be overwhelmed,” Sessions told reporters at the Main DOJ building in Washington, DC. He added: People are
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is streamlining courtroom reviews of migrants’ asylum pleas, so helping reduce the “catch-and-release” inflow of Central American migrants. The nation’s immigration courts are run by the AG, so Sessions has the legal authority to set precedents, procedures and rules for judges and for the Board of Immigration Appeals. On March 5, Sessions formally
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