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Carmela Hernandez has lived at Germantown Mennonite Church for nearly a year.
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Cherri Gregg
November 27, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Carmela Hernandez, a Mexican mother of four, will celebrate her second Thanksgiving Day in sanctuary. She is launching a new form of protest to bring attention to her case. Read more here.
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Vanessa, guest of HIAS PA's 11th annual Thanksgiving event.
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Shara Dae Howard
November 25, 2019 - 10:51 am
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society Pennsylvania held its 11th annual Thanksgiving event in Society Hill on Sunday night. The day was organized for guests to experience the welcoming spirit of American communities during what is a frightening political climate for many immigrants.
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Luz Aurora Vidal and her son, Martín Batalla Vidal, line up to take a bus to Washington, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, in New York.
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November 11, 2019 - 12:20 pm
A Mexican immigrant fighting President Donald Trump's attempt to end a program shielding young immigrants from deportation says he is nervous about the case finally being heard by the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, from the television show "Real Housewives of New Jersey," stands during a hearing in the Passaic County Courthouse in Paterson, N.J.
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AP News
October 04, 2019 - 10:35 am
The husband of a "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star can go to Italy while he fights deportation efforts. A court in Philadelphia on Thursday lifted a stay in Joe Giudice’s case. That paves the way for him to soon return to the country of his birth.
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Philadelphia is joining an effort to provide lawyers for immigrants facing deportation. Mayor Jim Kenney Tuesday announced the city will give $100,000 to the Vera Institute to defend detainees in York, Pennsylvania.
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Pat Loeb
July 16, 2019 - 6:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia is joining an effort to provide lawyers for immigrants facing deportation. Mayor Jim Kenney Tuesday announced the city will give $100,000 to the Vera Institute to defend detainees in York, Pennsylvania. The Vera Institute has formed what it calls a SAFE (...
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Protestors converged on the Centre Square building in downtown Philadelphia Wednesday. They were the first to be drawn there by the presence of Joe Biden's campaign headquarters, and they are unlikely to be the last.
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Pat Loeb
July 10, 2019 - 6:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Protestors converged on the Centre Square building in downtown Philadelphia Wednesday. They were the first to be drawn there by the presence of Joe Biden's campaign headquarters, and they are unlikely to be the last. About 30 pro-immigration demonstrators made it into...
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In this May 23, 2019 photo, the U.S. Supreme Court building at dusk on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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June 28, 2019 - 10:18 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Adding a high-stakes immigration case to its election-year agenda, the Supreme Court said Friday it will decide whether President Donald Trump can terminate an Obama-era program shielding young migrants from deportation. The justices' order sets...
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Cherri Gregg
June 27, 2019 - 1:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a politically charged decision Thursday, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census — for now. Philadelphia immigrant advocates say the Supreme Court made the right call. "It's amazing news," said Miguel...
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In this Oct. 15, 2014 file photo, Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, from the television show "Real Housewives of New Jersey", stands during a hearing in the Passaic County Courthouse in Paterson, N.J.
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May 23, 2019 - 12:33 pm
By David Porter, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal court has ruled that the husband of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice can stay in the U.S. as he appeals deportation to his native Italy. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia delayed Joe...
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This June 5, 2015, file photo, shows the Homeland Security Department headquarters in northwest Washington.
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May 14, 2019 - 8:26 am
By Colleen Long, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security officials considered arresting thousands of migrant families who had final deportation orders and removing them from the U.S. in a flashy show of force, but the idea was tabled as the Trump administration grappled with straining...
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