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November 2011 Visa Bulletin Published: Oct 10, 2011 Number 38Volume IXWashington, D.C. View as Printer Friendly PDF A. STATUTORY NUMBERS 1. This bulletin summarizes the availability of immigrant numbers duringNovember. Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in the
Report: Immigration detention costs U.S. taxpayers over $2 billion each year Published: Oct 6, 2011 Human Rights First (HRF) has issued a report entitled Jails and Jumpsuits - Transforming the U.S. Immigration Detention System—A Two-Year Review. The purpose of the investigation was to "review the progress of DHS and ICE in transforming the U.S. immigration detention system away from its reliance on jails and jail-like facilities to a system with
CRS Report: Unauthorized Aliens Residing in the United States: Estimates Since 1986 Published: Oct 3, 2011 Ruth Ellen Wasem of Congressional Research Services has released a report entitled: "Unauthorized Aliens Residing in the United States: Estimates Since 1986." Here is the summary of the report: Estimates derived from the March Supplement of the U.S. Census Bureau’s Current Population Survey (CPS) indicate that the unauthorized resident alien population
Visa Bulletin For October 2011 Published: Oct 3, 2011 Number 37Volume IXWashington, D.C. View as Printer Friendly PDF A. STATUTORY NUMBERS 1. This bulletin summarizes the availability of immigrant numbers during October. Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in the
Immigration enforcement debate in Massachusetts rekindled by recent crimes Published: Sep 28, 2011 A series of recent crimes in Massachusetts allegedly committed by unauthorized immigrants has resulted in a rekindling of the immigration debate with respect to how immigration enforcement should be handled at the State level. Massachusetts is one of only seven states that never agreed to participate in the Secure Communities program. Now supporters of
ACLU Report: Systemic Abuse of Immigrants in Arizona Immigration Detention Centers Published: Sep 27, 2011 The ACLU of Arizona has prepared a report entitled "In their Own Words: Enduring abuse in Arizona immigration detention centers." The report was the result of 115 face-to-face interviews with detainees in Eloy and Florence, Arizona, correspondence with detainees, and interviews with the family members of detainees, as well as the review of more than 500
Report: Border Patrol Abuse is Widespread Published: Sep 23, 2011 CNN reports that the humanitarian organization "No More Deaths" has assembled 13,000 testimonials detailing widespread abuse of immigrants by the Border Patrol. The organization has released a report entitled "A Culture of Cruelty" that details "rampant U.S. Border Patrol abuse of immigration detainees, deportees and migrants apprehended on the U.S.-Mexico