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Memo of James M. Chaparro, Director of ICE Detention and Removal Operations Published: Mar 29, 2010 The Washington Post has dug up a February 22, 2010, internal memorandum of James M. Chaparro, Director of ICE Detention and Removal Operations, that specifically sets forth a "critical Agency goal of achieving 400,000" deportations in 2010. He further states that the efforts to deport 400,000 people from the United States "must be sustained and will be
Immigration Litigation Clearinghouse Newsletter Vol. 5 No. 2 (March 17, 2010) Published: Mar 18, 2010 "This issue covers an upcoming Supreme Court argument on the aggravated felony definition; a decision in a suit challenging a state law regulating verification of employment eligibility; favorable court of appeals asylum decisions; litigation resources, and highlights from the LAC (including litigation involving federal court jurisdiction and the Child
Backlog in Immigration Cases Continues to Climb Published: Mar 12, 2010 "Cases awaiting a hearing in the nation's Immigration Courts reached an all-time high of 228,421 in the first months of FY 2010, according to very timely government enforcement data obtained by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC). The current number of pending cases is up 23 percent just since the end of FY 2008, and 82 percent higher
Recent ICE memo explains how officials should address detained U.S. citizens Published: Mar 11, 2010 It appears that ICE has conveniently forgotten that they have no jurisdiction to detain individuals who are United States citizens, and that it is their burden to prove that a person is not a United States citizen, and not the other way around. "On the heels of several reports documenting U.S. citizens who have been detained or even deported by federal
USDOS Travel Warning - ERITREA Published: Mar 8, 2010 This information is current as of today, document.write(Date()+".") Mon Mar 08 2010 10:08:29 GMT-0500 (Eastern Standard Time). ERITREA March 02, 2010 The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Eritrea and recommends that U.S. citizens defer all travel there because of Eritrean
NYCLU Report Documents Immigration Detainee Grievances at Varick Federal Detention Center Published: Feb 24, 2010 "Voices from Varick: Detainee Grievances at New York City’s Only Federal Immigration Detention Facility, provides a snapshot of the inhumane and illegal conditions plaguing the federal immigration detention system – a patchwork of federal, state, county and private prisons. It analyzes a year’s worth of grievances filed by men being held at the Varick
Immigration Stories: 'The Death Of Josseline' Published: Feb 24, 2010 "Fourteen-year-old Josseline Quinteros died while trying to cross into the U.S. along the Mexico-Arizona border. Quinteros' is just one of the border crossing stories Margaret Regan tells in her book, The Death of Josseline."