Deportation

  • Kansas father fighting deportation now held in Hawaii

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Kansas father and husband who is fighting efforts to deport him to Bangladesh was taken off a plane that was flying him back to his native country and is being held at a detention center in Hawaii, his attorneys said Tuesday. Federal immigration officials...
  • A majority of voters support Dreamers staying in the U.S. legally

    Voters by a wide margin of 73 percent for and just 21 percent against support legislation that would allow Dreamers to stay in the US legally — including 49 percent of Republicans in favor compared to 40 percent who oppose it, a new poll said Thursday. But voters by...
  • Metro Detroit immigrant deported to Mexico after 30 years in US

    DETROIT (WJBK) – After 30 years in Detroit, Jorge Garcia said goodbye to his family as he complied with a deportation order back to Mexico on Monday morning. Garcia cried as he held each heartbroken family member at Detroit Metropolitan airport, as onlookers stood nearby with signs reading “stop...
  • Video: Man spends 30 years in the U.S. now deported because he is too old for DACA

    His arms wrapped around his wife and two teenage children, Jorge Garcia’s eyes welled up Monday as he looked into their eyes one last timenear the entrance to the airport security gate. His wife, Cindy Garcia, cried out while his daughter, Soleil, 15, sobbed into Garcia’s shoulder as they hugged,...
  • Immigration Agents raid several 7 Eleven Stores making arrest

    U.S. immigration officers raided dozens of 7-Eleven stores Wednesday and arrested 21 people during what officials are calling the largest immigration action against an employer under Donald Trump’s presidency, NBC News reported. Ninety-eight locations of the convenience store chain — which has long been suspected of hiring undocumented workers —...
  • Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio repsonse to DACA recipients “Deport them”

    Former Arizona county sheriff Joe Arpaio said he thinks recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program should be deported. “Deport them,” Arpaio told NPR’s “Morning Edition” in an interview airing Thursday morning. “When we come across these kids, or some are older than just kids,” Arpaio said, “then deport...
  • 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...