An attorney for Mohammad Qatanani says a hearing originally scheduled for Sept. 12 has been delayed until March.
The New York City Council on Wednesday approved a measure that will make it more difficult for immigration officials to detain people being released from police custody.
A group of Indonesian Christians facing deportation has been granted a temporary reprieve, according to the leader of a New Jersey church that granted them sanctuary.
The Obama administration announced in June it would stop deporting many illegal immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children.
Both men, many years ago, overstayed tourist visas, missed deadlines for applying for asylum and submitted to GPS ankle monitors, but were told to report for deportation during the past month.
Federal lawmakers are planning to introduce legislation aimed at helping a group of Indonesian immigrants facing deportation, despite what they say is a special agreement with federal authorities that allows them to live and work in the U.S.
A Venezuelan salsa dancer who legally married an American man in a same-sex ceremony last year has had his deportation placed on hold.
“This bureaucratic overreach and utter failure of commonsense has left a little girl, a U.S. citizen no less, stranded thousands of miles from her parents,” Long Island Congressman Steve Israel said.
Emily Samantha Ruiz is returning from Guatemala Tuesday night and will be reunited with her parents and younger brother in Brentwood.
The body of Dardar Paye was found in the trunk of one of the cars, apparently dead from a gunshot wound.
Gov. David Paterson announced on Thursday three more pardons to individuals subject to deportation.
Gov. David Paterson has issued pardons to 24 immigrants with prior criminal convictions, to prevent their deportation.
Omar Audi is a typical nine-year-old, except that he’s battling a deadly disease – and soon, he may be forced to do it alone, as his parents face deportation.
Officials with Immigration and Customs Enforcement said the 54 arrests in the NYC area came as part of a four-day sweep conducted in recent days.