False Stories About ICE Sweeps & Checkpoints Spark Fear In New York's Immigrant CommunitiesPresident Donald Trump's tough talk on immigration is reverberating across New York as false stories about ICE raids spread on social media.
O'Neill Tells NYPD Not To Enforce Trump's Expanded Deportation OrdersPolice Commissioner James O'Neill sent an internal memo to the men and women of the NYPD, ordering them not to comply, but experts say that defiance could come at a steep cost.
Trump's Mass Deportation Idea Was Tried In 1930sDuring the Great Depression, counties and cities in the American Southwest and Midwest forced Mexican immigrants and their families to leave the U.S. over concerns they were taking jobs away from whites despite their legal right to stay.
N.J. Muslim Leader's Deportation Hearing Delayed Until MarchAn attorney for Mohammad Qatanani says a hearing originally scheduled for Sept. 12 has been delayed until March.
City Council Approves Plan To Keep Police Detainees From Immigration OfficialsThe 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.
Temporary Reprieve For Indonesian Christians Facing DeportationA 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.
Young Immigrants Take Advantage Of New Program On First Day The Obama administration announced in June it would stop deporting many illegal immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children.
N.J. Church Offers 2 Men Wanted For Deportation Sanctuary, Vows To FightBoth 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.
Dozens Of Indonesians In NJ Sent Deportation Warnings Despite DealFederal 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.
Deportation of Partner In Same-Sex Couple HaltedA Venezuelan salsa dancer who legally married an American man in a same-sex ceremony last year has had his deportation placed on hold.
L.I. Rep. Wants Review Of Immigration Case As Young Emily Ruiz Returns Home"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 Ruiz, L.I. Girl Caught In Immigration Nightmare, Is Coming HomeEmily Samantha Ruiz is returning from Guatemala Tuesday night and will be reunited with her parents and younger brother in Brentwood.