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April 23, 2018

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Immigration

A marriage used to prevent deportation. Not anymore.
A marriage used to prevent deportation. Not anymore.
Sunday, April 22, 2018
They had shown the immigration officer their proof — the eight years of Facebook photos, their 5-year-old son’s birth certificate, the letters from relatives and friends affirming their commitment — and now they were ...
Sandoval’s voice of moderation is appreciated in era of tribal politics
Sandoval’s voice of moderation is appreciated in era of tribal politics
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Sun editorial:
The Republican governor was absolutely right in saying that the border assignment wouldn’t be an appropriate use of the state National Guard, which has more important duties …
Las Vegas mother ‘inspired and motivated’ after deportation scare
Las Vegas mother ‘inspired and motivated’ after deportation scare
Monday, April 9, 2018
With her sons by her side Monday, Cecilia Gomez sobbed as she described the surprise of being detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers during ...
Photo: In this March 6, 2015, file photo, U.S. Immigratio
Notary scams a grave danger for undocumented immigrant community
Monday, April 9, 2018
They pose as the cost-effective and more intimate alternative to pricey attorneys for undocumented immigrants looking to establish U.S. residency. Usually Spanish-speaking, they’re familiar with the immigration process — and how to ...
Las Vegas mother’s arrest sends chill through immigrant community
Las Vegas mother’s arrest sends chill through immigrant community
Saturday, April 7, 2018
A Las Vegas immigrant we will call “Miguel” already had fears about meeting with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services officials because of worries of being detained ...
Las Vegas mother detained on immigration warrant is released
Las Vegas mother detained on immigration warrant is released
Friday, April 6, 2018
A Las Vegas mother jailed for over a week and nearly deported following an appointment with U.S. immigration authorities in the valley returned to her family on Friday ...
Photo: Gov. Brian Sandoval waits for President Donald Tru
Sandoval bucks Trump's plan for troops on the border
Friday, April 6, 2018
Gov. Brian Sandoval opposes President Donald Trump's current proposal to send thousands of National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border to help federal officials fight illegal immigration and drug trafficking, his spokeswoman said today ...
Las Vegas family hoping for release of detained immigrant mom
Las Vegas family hoping for release of detained immigrant mom
Thursday, April 5, 2018
The family of a woman detained by immigration agents during an interview last week called on authorities to release her ...
Trump returns to a hard line with new immigration efforts
Trump returns to a hard line with new immigration efforts
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Politics:
President Trump has begun a new push for legislation to crack down on illegal immigration and make it more difficult to obtain refuge in the United States, arguing that lax laws have ...
Exposing the myth of the criminal immigrant
Exposing the myth of the criminal immigrant
Saturday, March 31, 2018
The Trump administration’s first year of immigration policy has relied on claims that immigrants bring crime into America. Trump’s latest target ...
Citing Trump's 'racial slurs,' judge says suit to preserve DACA can continue
Citing Trump's 'racial slurs,' judge says suit to preserve DACA can continue
Friday, March 30, 2018
Politics:
Citing President Donald Trump’s “racially charged language,” a federal judge ruled that a lawsuit seeking to preserve a program that protects young immigrants ...
Trump administration sues California over immigration laws
Trump administration sues California over immigration laws
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
The lawsuit was the department’s boldest attack yet against California, one of the strongest opponents of the Trump administration’s efforts to curb ...
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'Don’t kill our dreams': Local activists resist DACA’s ‘death’ on symbolic deadline date
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Letting the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program expire would harm hundreds of local families and strip the Las Vegas community of some its most contributing members, argued demonstrators at a central valley gathering Monday ...
Photo: Esperansa Solorio holds a Statue of Liberty-themed
Immigration update: Supreme Court rejects Trump’s DACA case, for now
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Many immigrants brought to the country as children are finding no relief from Congress, but court decisions are helping some maintain deportation protection.
Photo: Norma, an immigrant who fled with her family from
If immigrants are pushed out, who will care for the elderly?
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
One in four of the direct-care workers in the nation’s nursing homes, assisted living facilities and home care agencies are foreign-born ...