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Politics Jan 10Texas will become first state to reject refugees under Trump executive order
In a letter released Friday, Governor Greg Abbott wrote that Texas “has been left by Congress to deal with disproportionate migration issues resulting from a broken federal immigration system.”…
Politics Dec 21US heads to court to build Trump border wall in Texas
Three years into Donald Trump's presidency, the U.S. government is ramping up its efforts to seize private land in Texas to build a border wall.
Nation Dec 20Border officers say they felt unsafe enacting Trump asylum crackdown
A March 2019 letter sent to the head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection demanded that he intervene to ensure the agency's front-line employees at one Texas bridge “are not injured or killed” enforcing the policy.
Nation Dec 04Texas judge orders border wall fundraiser not to build
State District Judge Keno Vasquez on Tuesday issued a temporary restraining order against We Build the Wall, which raised $25 million after promising to build its own private barrier.
Nation Dec 04ICE confirms officers in Louisiana jail pepper-sprayed protesting migrants
Lawyers say asylum seekers have staged protests at other ICE jails in Louisiana, where the immigrant detainee population has surged in recent months and hit 8,000 earlier this year.
Nation Oct 10WATCH: Acting ICE director criticizes court ruling barring use of flawed database
Speaking Thursday at the White House, Matthew Albence called the September ruling an example of "judicial overreach" that threatened public safety.
Nation Oct 09Louisiana becomes new hub for immigrant detention under Trump
These new facilities, a mix of old state prisons and local jails, are several hours away from New Orleans and other major cities in the region, far from most immigrant rights' groups and immigration lawyers.
World Aug 19U.S. sued over Honduran man’s suicide after he was separated from his family
The lawsuit alleges Marco Antonio Muñoz "yelled and screamed in desperation" as he was "dragged" away from his wife and child inside the Border Patrol's processing center in McAllen, Texas.
Nation Aug 16Appeals court allows Trump asylum rules to take effect in New Mexico and Texas
The policy would deny asylum to anyone who passes through another country on the way to the U.S. without seeking protection there.
Nation Jul 31Private prison company sued in death of 1 year old migrant child
Lawyers for Yazmin Juárez are demanding $40 million from CoreCivic in the complaint filed in federal court in San Antonio. It's the third legal claim they have filed related to the death of Yazmin's daughter, Mariee, in May last year.