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Deportation by Default: Mental Disability, Unfair Hearings, and Indefinite Detention Published: Jul 26, 2010 Human Rights Watch has released a 98-page report that documents the plight of mentally ill immigrants that are caged in the immigration detention system. The report is entitled Deportation by Default: Mental Disability, Unfair Hearings, and Indefinite Detention. The following is a synapses: "This 98-page report says that immigrants with mental
ICE launches Secure Communities strategy in 24 additional north Texas counties Uses biometrics to prioritize immigration enforcement actions against convicted criminal aliens Published: Jul 10, 2010 DALLAS - On Wednesday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) began using a new biometric information sharing capability in 24 additional northeast Texas counties that helps federal immigration officials identify aliens, both lawfully and unlawfully present in the United States, who are booked into local law enforcement's custody for a crime.
An Analysis of Potential DREAM Act Beneficiaries Published: Jul 9, 2010 DREAM vs. Reality: An Analysis of Potential DREAM Act Beneficiaries "Slightly more than 2.1 million unauthorized immigrant youth and young adults could be eligible to apply for legal status under the DREAM Act legislation pending in Congress, according to a new Migration Policy Institute analysis that offers the most recent and detailed estimates of
New Passport Fees - Effective July 13 Published: Jul 8, 2010 New passport fees for the U.S. Passport Book, the U.S. Passport Card, and other passport services will be in effect on Tuesday, July 13, 2010. The schedule of new fees for passport application services is as follows: U.S. Passport Book Passport Fee Payable to Department of State Acceptance Fee
Official transcript of President Obama's Immigration Speech released by the White House Published: Jul 1, 2010 July 1, 2010 REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT ON COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM American University School of International Service Washington, D.C. 11:12 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. Thank you. Thank you. (Applause.) Everyone please have a seat. Thank you very much. Let me thank Pastor Hybels from near my hometown in Chicago, who took
Immigration Reform Bulletin: June 2010 Published: Jun 30, 2010 Immigrants and Crime: Perception vs. Reality “According to the most recent figures from the U.S. Department of Justice, the violent crime rate in Arizona in 2008 was the lowest it has been since 1971; the property crime rate fell to its lowest point since 1966. In the past decade, as illegal immigrants were drawn in record numbers by the housing boom, the
ICE Strategic Plan: Strategic Priorities for Fiscal Years 2010 - 2014 Published: Jun 16, 2010 The "Strategic Priorities for Fiscal Years 2010-2014" plan has been sent to ICE employees but has yet to be made public. Read the full plan here
Academics condemn Arizona immigration law Published: Jun 14, 2010 "We wish to express our deep concern with and unequivocal condemnation of Senate Bill 1070, which you signed into law April 23. By making it a state crime to be in Arizona without federal authorization, and making it a punishable offense to support someone without the appropriate documents, SB 1070 criminalizes countless decent human beings who live,