The Mexican human rights activist detained for a week by U.S. immigration officials was released last Wednesday.
A second high-ranking official in a two-month-old federal office that oversees immigration detention policy and planning has left the government, sources say.
The United States isn’t the only country denying asylum to Mexican police officers, despite widely reported drug violence south of the border and allegations that the Mexican government cannot protect its own.
A Mexican human rights investigator who has said his life has been threatened because of his efforts to document alleged abuses by the Mexican military is being detained by U.S. immigration officials after he tried to enter the country through an El Paso border crossing, his attorney said Friday.
A retired Customs and Border Protection officer in San Diego was sentenced by a federal judge today to three-years probation for allowing illegal immigrants to be smuggled through his inspection lane.
A drug informant facing deportation who recently won a reprieve was secretly transported to immigration detention center
A Mexican police officer turned drug trafficker turned government informant should not be deported to Mexico where he’d face “almost certain death,” a federal appellate court ruled today.
A Council on Foreign Relations report on recommended fixes to the nation’s broken immigration system, released yesterday, didn’t just outline the numerous ways to address the mess. It also offered some dissenting voices, among them ending the practice of giving citizenship to U.S.-born children of illegal immigrant parents.
The Council on Foreign Relations drafts a report with possible solutions.
A van stuffed front to back with nearly 6,000 pounds of marijuana ran out of gas as it headed toward the Paso Del Norte border crossing and an inspection lane manned by Margarita Crispin, who was sentenced in April 2008 to 20 years in federal prison for helping drug traffickers. PHOTO: Department of Homeland Security […]