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Month: January 2016

Advocates say federal raids violate immigrants’ civil rights

Civil rights groups yesterday released a report claiming that the raids carried out by immigration agents against undocumented immigrants in Atlanta, Texas and North Carolina were undertaken without warrants, according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution. The report alleges that authorities entered homes without the consent of the occupants while denying them legal access. The Georgia …

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Central American immigration fueled by violations

The apparently inconsistent attitude of the Obama administration with regard to immigrants attempting to flee Central America has been called out by immigrant rights advocates, with many demanding an end to the raids on undocumented immigrants carried out by the Department of Homeland Security. On Wednesday morning United Food and Commercial Workers International and AFL-CIO …

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Protests grow over immigration deportations

Calls for the end of the deportation campaign against undocumented immigrants from Central America by the Obama administration are continuing to grow, with over 270 organizations coming together to demand that Central American immigrants are given temporary protective status (TPS). The organizations, which consist of faith, humanitarian, legal rights, civil rights and labor rights groups, …

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Stop deporting immigrants, Democrat senators insist

22 senators with the Democratic Party have called the government crackdown on undocumented immigrants from Central America “shocking and misguided” ahead of further planned raids. The 22 senators have called for President Obama to stop the deportation raids as the debate over immigration intensifies in the United States. A nationwide crackdown on refugees and undocumented …

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Federal agencies sued by immigrant rights groups over deportations

A lawsuit against the immigration and detention policies of the Obama administration has been filed by immigrant rights groups. The advocates allege that no less than 10 federal offices, including US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), have been “secretive” when it comes to the Priority Enforcement Program (PEP) deportation operation and want PEP information disclosed …

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