Deportation

  • American man trying to cross over to North Korea from South Korea will be deported

    South Korea said Wednesday it will deport an American man detained for allegedly attempting to cross the mine-strewn border into North Korea. South Korean soldiers caught the man, about 59 and from Louisiana, entering a civilian-controlled area just south of the 4-kilometer (2 1/2-mile) -wide Demilitarized Zone without a special government...
  • Fighting Deportation, Missouri Resident Seeks Sanctuary in Church

    Alex Garcia, a father of five from Poplar Bluff, Missouri, is now considered a fugitive by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE. His wife and children (who are all U.S. citizens), multiple St. Louis nonprofits and some local churches are pushing for ICE to reconsider Garcia’s case.  ...
  • 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...