Deportation

  • Motel 6 is snitching on all undocumented guests!

    Motel 6, one of the largest hotel chains in North America, confirmed that it has previously reported guests to US immigration officials, a practice that attorneys say has resulted in the detention and deportation of undocumented residents. The extraordinary admission from Motel 6, which claimed that the policy was...
  • Woman facing deportation moves into church

    CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) – An Ohio woman scheduled to be deported to Mexico has moved into a makeshift apartment inside a suburban Cleveland church that offered her sanctuary. The Plain Dealer reports (http://bit.ly/2xxvgQ0 ) 42-year-old Lenora Garcia, of Akron, was supposed to be deported this week but immigration...
  • Several states haved filed lawsuits against Trump’s DACA action

    Fourteen states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Wednesday against President Trump’s decision to roll back the previous administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. “The president has made numerous statements on the campaign trail and in office disparaging Mexicans,” Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson (D)...
  • Mother takes shelter in church fearful of deportation!!

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A woman trying to avoid being deported to Mexico and separated from her U.S.-citizen children has moved into an Ohio church offering her sanctuary in a symbolic gesture. The Columbus Dispatch reports 39-year-old Edith Espinal and the Columbus Mennonite Church hope U.S. Immigration and Customs...
  • WATCH LIVE: Congressional Democrats hold press conference, slam Pres. Trump’s “Dreamers” decision

    WATCH LIVE: Congressional Democrats hold press conference, slam Pres. Trump’s “Dreamers” decision https://t.co/gMcJpHZIlC pic.twitter.com/ykf86etfov — CBS News (@CBSNews) September 6, 2017 Source: Twitter Photo: Getty  ...
  • President Trump has ended the DACA Program…But will Congress save it ???

    The Trump administration on Tuesday formally announced the end of DACA — a program that had protected nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants brought to the US as children from deportation. The Department of Homeland Security will stop processing any new applications for the program as of Tuesday and has formally rescinded...
  • Republicans and Trump do not agree on his expected decision on DACA

    Some top Republicans have spoken out to challenge President Trump’s expected announcement Tuesday that reportedly calls for the end of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republicans urged Trump to hold off on scrapping the program and allow lawmakers some time...
  • President Trump will end DACA implemented by Obama

    President Trump has decided to end the 2012 program implemented by President Obama that has deferred deportations for people who came to the U.S. undocumented as children, CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett reports. The president will end the program by not accepting new permits and by...
  • Another immigrant goes to a sanctuary to prevent deporation

    Marco Antonio Reyes Alvarez was supposed to get on a plane Tuesday morning to return to his native Ecuador as ordered by immigration officials. But instead the 45-year-old Meriden father went to a city church to seek sanctuary. Reyes Alvarez entered the First and Summerfield United Methodist Church on...