immigration

The U.S. Supreme Court
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AP News
June 18, 2020 - 10:39 am
The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump's effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young immigrants, a stunning rebuke to the president in the midst of his reelection campaign. Read more here.
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David Madden
May 14, 2020 - 12:09 pm
South Jersey officials are awaiting more guidance from the state on how migrant farm workers will be tested for the coronavirus and what to do if any are found to be infected. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
April 22, 2020 - 9:38 am
Though the Federal Unemployment Assistance program expands who can file a claim and get money from either the state or the federal government, it’s very limited for undocumented workers. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Monday, April 20, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
April 21, 2020 - 11:46 am
President Donald Trump said that he will sign an executive order “to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States” because of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Deja Lynn Alvarez shops for a support service for undocumented immigrants.
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Shara Dae Howard
April 14, 2020 - 3:06 pm
A Philadelphia activist says the COVID-19 pandemic has made survival even more difficult for a group of people already facing an uphill battle: undocumented immigrants. And she's taking matters into her own hands. Read more here.
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In this Thursday, March 14, 2019, file photo, a Border Patrol agent talks with a group suspected of having entered the U.S. illegally near McAllen, Texas.
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AP News
April 10, 2020 - 11:45 am
President Donald Trump's administration is relying on a seldom-used public health law to set aside decades-old national and international immigration laws. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
April 07, 2020 - 6:57 pm
A federal judge has ordered the immediate release of 22 more immigrants detained in two Pennsylvania ICE facilities because of the coronavirus. Philadelphia city lawmakers have joined the call to shut down the facilities. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
March 31, 2020 - 8:05 pm
A federal Judge in Harrisburg issued an order Tuesday freeing 13 medically vulnerable immigrants who were in ICE detention centers across Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
March 24, 2020 - 9:41 pm
The ACLU of Pennsylvania filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking the release of more than a dozen detainees housed in Pennsylvania facilities due to the spread of coronavirus. Advocates are demanding Gov. Tom Wolf to step in. Read more here.
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The Supreme Court is seen under stormy skies in Washington, June 20, 2019.
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AP News
March 03, 2020 - 1:36 pm
The Supreme Court made it easier Tuesday for states to prosecute immigrants who use fake Social Security numbers to get a job. Read more here.
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