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Secure Communities error prompts legal action by US citizen

Secure Communities used to be an optional program, but it has since become a mandate. About 97% of local or state law enforcement agencies partake in Secure Communities -- which distributes the finger prints of an arrested individual to federal immigration authorities, who can then utilize the information to start deportation proceedings -- and that [...]

By |2018-03-29T20:45:51+00:00July 10th, 2012|Categories: Deportation & Removal Defense, Secured Communities|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Secure Communities error prompts legal action by US citizen

Los Angeles man dies in prison fire after wrongful deportation

The Comayagua prison fire garnered international attention for its mysterious circumstances and fatal consequences. More than 350 inmates died in the blaze and the cause of the fire is still unknown. One of those deceased inmates, though, was wrongfully deported from the U.S. and there are questions being raised about how Immigration and Customs Enforcement [...]

By |2018-04-26T14:38:24+00:00March 6th, 2012|Categories: Deportation & Removal Defense, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Los Angeles man dies in prison fire after wrongful deportation