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The New York Times: 10 Years Old, Tearful and Confused After a Sudden Deportation – The New York

10 Years Old, Tearful and Confused After a Sudden Deportation – The New York Times story 10 Years Old, Tearful and Confused After a Sudden Deportation Since the coronavirus broke out, the Trump administration has deported hundreds of migrant children alone — in some cases, without notifying their families. Sandra Rodríguez with her son Gerson,  Read more→

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CNN: administration is preparing to extend travel restrictions

The Trump administration is preparing to extend travel restrictions and stringent border control measures this week related to the coronavirus pandemic, according to two administration officials. The latest slate of restrictions indicate that while the United States moves toward reopening, the federal government is not ready to ease measures put in place in March that  Read more→

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New York Times: Trump unlikely to allow laid-off H-1B and other work visas to extend their stay amid the pandemic.

They Lost Their Jobs. Now They May Have to Leave the U.S. The Trump administration is unlikely to allow laid-off holders of H-1B and other work visas to extend their stay in the country amid the coronavirus pandemic. Andrew Jenkins and Krista York of Minnesota were set to marry on Aug. 22 at the majestic  Read more→

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AILA:  Trump’s Disdain for  Law and Lack of Concern for Vulnerable Asylum Seekers on Display at Border

On the evening of Sunday, May 10, the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a joint DHS/EOIR statement on the rescheduling of MPP hearings. This statement changed prior DHS procedures without adequate notice to affected migrants or their attorneys, adding confusion to the  Read more→

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Washington Post:  Trump administration working out details of suspending immigration during coronavirus crisis, plans to close off the United States to a new extreme 

Washington Post: Trump administration working out details of suspending immigration during coronavirus crisis, plans to close off the United States to a new extreme By Nick Miroff Unauthorized crossings along the U.S. southern border dropped by 50 percent in April, according to federal enforcement statistics released Thursday, as the Trump administration continued to use its  Read more→

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Forbes:  Next Trump Immigration Target: OPT For International Students

Next Trump Immigration Target: OPT For International Students Stuart Anderson Senior Contributor Despite the peril facing U.S. universities and America’s difficulty in attracting international students, the Trump administration may impose new restrictions on students who want to work in the United States after graduation on Optional Practical Training (OPT). New measures also could be aimed  Read more→

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THE HILL:  Judge rejects request to suspend immigration court hearings amid coronavirus outbreak

Judge rejects request to suspend immigration court hearings amid coronavirus outbreak By John Kruzel A federal judge in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday rejected a request to suspend immigration court proceedings amid the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. District Judge Carl Nichols, a Trump appointee, said steps have been taken to mitigate public health concerns around continued immigration  Read more→

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New York Times: Trump’s Temporary Halt to Immigration Is Part of Broader Plan, Stephen Miller Says

Trump’s Temporary Halt to Immigration Is Part of Broader Plan, Stephen Miller Says – The New York Times Trump’s Temporary Halt to Immigration Is Part of Broader Plan, Stephen Miller Sayshttps://nyti.ms/2Y3Zir2 Trump’s Temporary Halt to Immigration Is Part of Broader Plan, Stephen Miller Says “The first and most important thing is to turn off the  Read more→

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WHITE HOUSE: Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants “Who Present Risk to the U.S. Labor Market During the Economic Recovery Following the COVID-19 Outbreak”

Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants Who “Present Risk to the U.S. Labor Market During the Economic Recovery Following the COVID-19 Outbreak” https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/proclamation-suspending-entry-immigrants-present-risk-u-s-labor-market-economic-recovery-following-covid-19-outbreak/

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Washington Post:  Trump administration working out details of suspending immigration during coronavirus crisis, plans to close off the United States to a new extreme

Trump administration working out details of suspending immigration during coronavirus crisis, plans to close off the United States to a new extreme By Nick Miroff, Josh Dawsey and Teo Armus April 21, 2020 at 12:12 p.m. EDT   Attorneys and senior Trump administration officials are meeting Tuesday to work out the logistics and legal implications  Read more→

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