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Biden administration to review thousands of migrant child cases for possible separations at the border under Trump

Former President Donald Trump at the international border with Mexico in San Luis, Arizona, June 23, 2020. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images The Biden administration is reviewing the cases of 5,600 migrant children. The review is to determine whether the children were separated from their parents by former President Trump. Thousands of children were separated at the US-Mexico border under Trump's policy. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Biden administration is reviewin...
Tags: Politics, News, Mexico, Immigration, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Dhs, Getty Images, Biden, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Trump, Mica Rosenberg, San Luis Arizona, Republican Trump


U.S. ends practice that gave some immigrants reprieves from deportation

By Mica Rosenberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday barred immigration judges from a once-common practice of shelving deportation cases involving some immigrants with deep ties to the United States. The practice known as administrative closure allowed judges to clear low-priority cases off their dockets, effectively letting some immigrants remain indefinitely in the United States despite their lack of legal status. Under President Barack Obama there had been...
Tags: New York, News, Barack Obama, United States, Reuters, Jeff Sessions, Mica Rosenberg


“9th Circuit hears arguments on Trump administration’s bid to end protection for ‘Dreamers'”

“9th Circuit hears arguments on Trump administration’s bid to end protection for ‘Dreamers'”: Maura Dolan of The Los Angeles Times has this report. Matt Zapotosky of The Washington Post reports that “Appeals court hears arguments on DACA — but offers few clues on how it might rule.” Brent Kendall of The Wall Street Journal reports that “ .” Stephen Dinan of The Washington Times reports that “Trump’s tweets could sink efforts to end DACA, appeals court says; Judge: Immigration comments may have i...
Tags: Law, Uncategorized, Associated Press, The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Trump, Reuters, 9th Circuit, Lydia Wheeler, Brent Kendall, The Washington Times, The Hill, Ariane de Vogue of CNN, Maura Dolan, Mica Rosenberg


Concerns over U.S. court backlog grow with rising border prosecutions

By Mica Rosenberg and Dan Levine NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - At the height of President Barack Obama's crackdown on illegal crossings from Mexico seven years ago, San Diego's federal courts were so clogged that immigrants arrested near the border sometimes slept on the floor of border patrol stations for days before seeing a judge. Now, with Attorney General Jeff Sessions' vow to criminally prosecute all those caught entering the United States illegally, which he reiterated on Monday, s...
Tags: News, Mexico, Barack Obama, United States, Arizona, San Diego, Reuters, Jeff Sessions, Mica Rosenberg, Dan Levine, New York San Francisco, Bernardo Velasco


U.S. says it will separate families crossing border illegally

By Jennifer McEntee and Mica Rosenberg SAN DIEGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump administration will increase criminal prosecutions of parents entering the United States illegally and place their children in protective custody, stepping up efforts to tighten immigration enforcement, U.S. officials said on Monday. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Thomas Homan, acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said the policy was not new and that the government was expanding procedur...
Tags: News, United States, San Diego, Trump, NEW YORK Reuters, U S Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Jeff Sessions, Mica Rosenberg, Thomas Homan, Jennifer McEntee


Trump administration moves to expel some 57,000 Hondurans

By Mica Rosenberg and Gustavo Palencia NEW YORK/TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - The Trump administration said on Friday it will end temporary protections for immigrants in the United States from Honduras on Jan. 5, 2020, leaving potentially 57,000 people vulnerable to deportation. It is the latest in a series of decisions by President Donald Trump to shut down temporary protected status (TPS) granted to immigrants after natural disasters or violent conflicts that would prevent them from safely returni...
Tags: New York, News, United States, Honduras, Donald Trump, Trump, Reuters, Mica Rosenberg, Gustavo Palencia


“Liberals on top U.S. court ask if Trump travel waivers just ‘window dressing'”

“Liberals on top U.S. court ask if Trump travel waivers just ‘window dressing'”: Mica Rosenberg and Dan Levine of Reuters have this report.
Tags: Law, Uncategorized, Trump, Reuters, Mica Rosenberg, Dan Levine


Trump blasts immigration ruling, calls U.S. court system 'broken and unfair'

By Richard Cowan and Mica Rosenberg WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted the federal court system as "broken and unfair" after a judge blocked his administration's move to end a program protecting young immigrants brought to the United States illegally by their parents. A U.S. District Court judge in San Francisco ruled late on Tuesday that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, which Trump has said he will end, should remain in effect unti...
Tags: News, Washington, San Francisco, United States, Donald Trump, Trump, U S District Court, NEW YORK Reuters U S, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Richard Cowan, Mica Rosenberg


Salvadorans say going home not an option after U.S. axes protection

By Joseph Ax and Mica Rosenberg RED BANK, N.J. (Reuters) - Three decades after fleeing civil war in his native El Salvador, Luis Munoz has built a life for himself in the New Jersey coastal town of Red Bank, working as a mechanic and raising three children with his wife. Now Munoz and his adult kids may face deportation in 2019 along with around 200,000 other Salvadorans, after the Trump administration said on Monday they would no longer have legal protection under a program known as Temporary...
Tags: News, New Jersey, El Salvador, Trump, Luis Munoz, Munoz, Red Bank, Mica Rosenberg, Joseph Ax


New Trump immigration efforts aim to stop child border crossers

By Mica Rosenberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - Many of the immigration initiatives launched by the Trump administration in recent weeks target one kind of migrant: children. The measures are aimed at expelling young people already in the United States illegally and preventing new ones from crossing into the country. Some of the policy shifts have generated headlines, including Trump's decision in September to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.
Tags: New York, News, United States, Trump, Mica Rosenberg, New Trump


"Appeals court rules against Trump administration on travel ban restrictions on refugees and close relatives"

"Appeals court rules against Trump administration on travel ban restrictions on refugees and close relatives": Maura Dolan and Jaweed Kaleem of The Los Angeles Times have this report. Bob Egelko of The San Francisco Chronicle has an article headlined "Court: Trump's travel ban doesn't include grandparents, grandchildren." Matt Zapotosky of The Washington Post reports that "Grandparents, refugees with formal assurances can enter under Trump's travel ban, appeals court rules." Stephen Dinan of ...
Tags: Law, Politico, Court, Cnn, Associated Press, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Appeals Court, Trump, Reuters, BuzzFeed News, San Francisco Chronicle, Bob Egelko, U S Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, The Washington Times


Friday round-up

At his eponymous blog, Lyle Denniston reports that in its first merits filing in the Supreme Court on the entry-ban cases, “[t]he Trump Administration, insisting that the presidential order limiting entry to the U.S. of foreign nationals from Mideast nations ‘is not a so-called “Muslim ban,”’ urged the Supreme Court on Thursday evening to throw [the cases] out without a decision.” Additional coverage of the government’s filing comes from Mica Rosenberg at Reuters and Richard Wolf at USA Today. B...
Tags: Usa, Minnesota, Supreme Court, Law, National Labor Relations Board, Trump, Round-up, Reuters, Lyle Denniston, Mideast, Richard Wolf, Barbara Jones, Mica Rosenberg, Tony Mauro, Trump Administration, Asher Steinberg


"Trump administration defends travel ban at Supreme Court"

"Trump administration defends travel ban at Supreme Court": Richard Wolf of USA Today has this report. And Mica Rosenberg of Reuters reports that "Trump administration defends travel ban in Supreme Court brief." You can access the federal government's Brief for Petitioners .
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Usa Today, Trump, Reuters, Richard Wolf, Mica Rosenberg


Thursday round-up

At Constitution Daily, Lyle Denniston reports on the court’s Tuesday orders, including its decision to send several cases involving aid to private schools operated by religious organizations back for reconsideration in light of Monday’s decision limiting “the power of states under their state constitutions to deny all forms of government funding to religious groups.” At The New York Times, Erica Green reports on the religious-aid remands. Commentary on the order in a school-voucher case from Col...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Colorado, Washington Post, America, Arkansas, New Jersey, Wisconsin, ACS, Vox, Smith, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Wall Street Journal, Round-up


Donald Trump Targets Undocumented Immigrants Who Were Given Reprieves From Deportation By Obama

In September 2014, Gilberto Velasquez, a 38-year-old house painter from El Salvador, received life-changing news: The U.S. government had decided to shelve its deportation action against him. The move was part of a policy change initiated by then-President Barack Obama in 2011 to pull back from deporting immigrants who had formed deep ties in the United States and whom the government considered no threat to public safety. Instead, the administration would prioritize undocumented immigrants who h...
Tags: New York, News, Obama, Washington, Virginia, Barack Obama, United States, Tennessee, El Salvador, Donald Trump, Huffington Post, Joyner, Trump, Reuters, Paige Lavender, Memphis Tennessee


"Difficult legal path forward for Trump in sanctuary cities case"

"Difficult legal path forward for Trump in sanctuary cities case": Mica Rosenberg and Dan Levine of Reuters have this report.
Tags: Law, Trump, Reuters, Mica Rosenberg, Dan Levine


"U.S. states realign in legal battle over Trump's travel ban"

"U.S. states realign in legal battle over Trump's travel ban": Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg of Reuters have this report.
Tags: Law, Trump, Reuters, Mica Rosenberg, Dan Levine


Trump Orders Review Of Visa Program To Encourage Hiring Americans

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Tags: News, Congress, Washington, White House, India, United States, Wisconsin, Mumbai, Donald Trump, New Delhi, Huffington Post, Trump, Reuters, Igor Bobic, Mica Rosenberg, KENOSHA Wis


Washington State Looks To Defeat Trump Over Travel Ban A Second Time

Washington state on Monday moved to block President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, filing a new complaint in federal court and asking a judge to stop the executive order from going into effect on Thursday. It was the latest legal move in a series of court challenges to a new travel order signed by Trump last week that temporarily blocks refugees and travelers from six Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. His order replaced a more sweeping ban issued on Jan. 27 that ca...
Tags: New York, News, California, Washington, Oregon, Iraq, United States, Hawaii, Muslim, Department Of Justice, Seattle, Yemen, Donald Trump, Huffington Post, Justice Department, Trump


Washington State Seeks To Halt Donald Trump's New Travel Ban

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Tags: New York, News, Washington, Iraq, San Francisco, Syria, United States, Ferguson, Seattle, Yemen, Donald Trump, Huffington Post, Trump, State, Paige Lavender, U S Department of Justice


"New Trump travel order will aim to short circuit legal challenges"

"New Trump travel order will aim to short circuit legal challenges": Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg of Reuters have a report that begins, "In formulating a new executive order limiting travel to the United States, President Donald Trump has promised to make the directive harder to fight successfully in court than the one he issued in January."
Tags: Law, United States, Donald Trump, Reuters, Mica Rosenberg, Dan Levine


Washington State Attorney General Promises To Uncover 'What Truly Motivated' Trump's Travel Ban

By Andrew Chung and Mica Rosenberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - Washington state’s attorney general has promised to uncover “what truly motivated” President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration, an approach that could prompt a rare public examination of how a U.S. president makes national security decisions. The presidential order imposed a temporary ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries, but a federal judge has barred enforcement of the order while the court considers a c...
Tags: New York, News, Supreme Court, Obama, Washington, White House, Islamic State, New York City, San Francisco, United States, Middle East, Muslim, Fox News, Homeland Security, Donald Trump, George W Bush


Reports: Trump Looks At New Immigration Order

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Tags: Florida, News, Supreme Court, Washington, White House, San Francisco, United States, Muslim, Seattle, Donald Trump, Huffington Post, Trump, Annum Masroor, Reuters U S, Supreme Court Trump, Ginger Gibson


Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump's Travel Ban, Giving Hope To Some Mideast Travelers

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Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Donald Trump's Travel Ban

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Tags: News, Minnesota, Washington, White House, Boston, Virginia, Dhs, United States, Hawaii, State Department, Seattle, Yemen, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Huffington Post, Trump


HUFFPOST HILL - Low-Energy Huddled Masses Are Tired & Poor. Also Tempest-Tost. Sad! #MAGA

Like what you read below? Sign up for HUFFPOST HILL and get a cheeky dose of political news every evening! The arrival of Donald Trump in Washington couldn’t keep snowflakes from reaching the White House today. Ollie the bobcat is on the loose in D.C. ― or, rather, after many happy years at the National Zoo, Ollie the bobcat is excited for new adventures and has retained Bob Barnett to lead its job search. And Sean Spicer told reporters,   “The president went out of his way to recognize th...
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Chaos, anger as Trump order halts some Muslim immigrants

By Yeganeh Torbati, Jeff Mason and Mica Rosenberg WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's order to restrict people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States sparked confusion and anger on Saturday after immigrants and refugees were kept off flights and left stranded in airports. In his most sweeping decision since taking office a week ago, Trump, a Republican, put a four-month hold on allowing refugees into the United States and temporarily barred ...
Tags: News, Washington, Syria, United States, Muslim, Donald Trump, Trump, NEW YORK Reuters, Mica Rosenberg


Two Iraqis lead legal fight against Trump order blocking entry

By Mica Rosenberg and David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge blocked the deportation on Saturday of dozens of travelers and refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations, stranded at U.S. airports under an order from President Donald Trump, after a lawsuit filed on behalf of two Iraqis with ties to U.S. security forces. In the lawsuit filed in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, the two men challenged Trump's directive on constitutional grounds.
Tags: New York, News, Muslim, Donald Trump, Trump, Reuters, Brooklyn New York, Mica Rosenberg, David Ingram


Iraqis with U.S. ties are first to sue over Trump immigration order

By David Ingram and Mica Rosenberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - An initial volley in a potential barrage of legal challenges to President Donald Trump's new restrictions on immigration came on Saturday on behalf of two Iraqis with ties to U.S. security forces who were detained at New York's JFK Airport. In a lawsuit filed in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, the men are challenging the directive on constitutional grounds.
Tags: New York, News, Donald Trump, Jfk Airport, Trump, Reuters, Brooklyn New York, Mica Rosenberg, David Ingram


Brazilian firms to pay record $3.5 billion penalty in corruption case

By Mica Rosenberg and Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Brazil-based construction colossus Odebrecht SA and affiliated petrochemical company Braskem SA agreed on Wednesday to pay at least $3.5 billion, the largest penalty ever in a foreign bribery case, to resolve international charges involving payoffs to Brazil's state oil company and others. Odebrecht and Braskem pleaded guilty in U.S. federal court in Brooklyn to conspiring to violate a U.S. foreign bribery law after an investigation inv...
Tags: New York, News, Brooklyn, Brazil, Petrobras, Braskem, Reuters Brazil, Mica Rosenberg, Odebrecht SA, Nate Raymond, Braskem SA, Odebrecht