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  • Transgender immigration detainees may be housed by gender

    Immigration authorities will consider housing transgender detainees based on the gender they identify with in the wake of criticism about detention conditions for the population, officials said on Monday. Detention staff should consider transgender...
  • Visa overstays are common among foreign nationals visiting the US

    MIAMI When Ines Gomez Calderon arrived at Miami International Airport on June 1 on a flight from Colombia she was promptly arrested after immigration authorities learned she had previously overstayed her tourist visa for nine years. While Gomez Calderon'...
  • Mothers' proposal on family detention divides advocacy groups

    WASHINGTON The Obama administration has conceded that it must curtail long-term detention of migrant mothers and children. But officials may have to go even further if government lawyers agree to a confidential proposal that would limit the detention of...
  • Univision drops Miss USA pageant over Trump comments

    Univision drops Miss USA pageant over Trump comments
    Donald Trump's fledgling GOP presidential bid quickly led to business fallout for him, with Univision saying it will drop the Miss USA pageant from its UniMas network and cut all ties with Trump over comments on Mexican immigrants. The company said...
  • Univision dropping Miss USA pageant over Trump comments

    A Univision network is dropping the Miss USA pageant and the company says it will cut all business ties with Donald Trump in a spiraling controversy over comments the Republican presidential candidate made recently about Mexican immigrants. Univision...
  • Univision dropping Miss USA pageant over Trump comments

    Univision dropping Miss USA pageant over Trump comments
    A Univision network is dropping the Miss USA pageant and the company says it will cut all business ties with Donald Trump in a spiraling controversy over comments the Republican presidential candidate made recently about Mexican immigrants. Univision...
  • Diaz, Danticat decry deportations in Dominican Republic

    Two prize-winning, U.S.-based authors with roots in a divided Caribbean island are urging a range of protests against the deportations of migrants from the Dominican Republic. Dominican-American writer Junot Diaz and Haitian-American writer Edwidge...
  • Immigrant families in detention: A look inside one holding center

    Immigrant families in detention: A look inside one holding center
    At the 50-acre compound here holding hundreds of immigrant women and children, the lights stay on 24-7. At night they're dimmed, but not entirely out. Security, officials say. The lights are among the persistent reminders that the South Texas Family...
  • New Ann Coulter book short on facts

    As a Broward immigration lawyer, I take exception to Ann Coulter's new book "¬°Adios, America!" She argues that the U.S. is becoming, in her words, a hellhole because our immigration policy welcomes criminals. It makes me want to write a how-to book for...
  • Feds call for end of long-term detention of migrant families

    Federal officials plan to end the long-term detention of hundreds of migrant families who are being held mainly at two large facilities in Texas after illegally entering the country, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Wednesday. However,...
  • Immigration reform: 'The California Package'

    Immigration reform: 'The California Package'
    While the federal government stalls on immigration reform, some states have begun acting on their own. Much attention in the last decade has focused on Republican-dominated areas that have tightened enforcement. Meanwhile, more quietly, California moved...