Daily Immigration News Clips – July 12, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 12, 2017


McClatchy Democratic leaders to secretly huddle with immigration advocates to save DACA
By Franco Ordonez

Bloomberg BNA Trump's Delay of Foreign Entrepreneur Rule Likely to Face Litigation
By Michaela Ross

Associated Press US judge halts Iraqis' deportation until court review

Reuters U.S. Judge Halts Deportation of Iraqi Immigrants
By Dan Levine

Detroit News Judge upholds delay in deporting Iraqis

MLive Judge finds he can halt deportation of endangered Iraqi immigrants
By Ben Solis

Voice of America US Court Halts Deportation of 1,500 Iraqis

Politico GOP ready to fund border wall, setting up shutdown fight
By Rachel Bade and Seung Min Kim

CNN House to include border wall money in spending bill, teeing up shutdown fight
By Tal Kopan

CBS Border wall funding folded into House GOP bill
By Rebecca Shabad

The Hill Bill allocates $1.6 billion for Trump's border wall
By Niv Elis

CBS/Associated Press Iranian researcher traveling to Boston detained at airport
By Phillip Marcelo

Reuters Iranian Cancer Researcher Detained at Airport, Boston Hospital Complains
By Scott Malone

Washington Post Cancer researcher was held at Boston airport. Now he is being sent back to Iran.
By Maria Sacchetti

Chicago Tribune Green card veteran denied appeal of deportation order
By Manya Brachear Pashman

Press Herald Mexican man sentenced in Maine for returning to U.S. after deportation
By Edward D. Murphy

Liberation News Interview with immigrant Jesus Lara in Ohio, facing deportation
By JD Bergsten and Hannah Simon

Associated Press Folk art market endures amid shifting US immigration policy
By Morgan Lee

New York Times Local Officials Tackle How to Govern in a Divided America
By Niraj Chokshi and Liam Stack

New York Times Lawmakers Push to Give Terminally Ill British Baby U.S. Residency
By Emily Cochrane

Washington Post 'They said I was going to work like a donkey. I was grateful.'
By Tracy Jan

Washington Post D.C. Council votes to withhold voter data from White House commission
By Peter Jamison

Edgadget Immigration chat bot now helps you apply for a green card
By David Lumb

Washington Post (Opinion) The debate Democrats can't duck
By Katrina vanden Heuvel

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Immigration judges were always overworked. Now they'll be untrained, too.
By Sarah Sherman-Stokes

Washington Post (Opinion) Sherrilyn Ifill exposes the absurdity of Trump's election integrity commission
By Jonathan Capehart

Washington Post (Opinion) 'There was simply no collusion.' Sarah Huckabee Sanders's off-camera press briefing, annotated
By Callum Borchers

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Partisanship is an American tradition - and good for democracy
By Aaron Astor

CNN (Opinion) Why one-party government doesn't last
By Ron Brownstein

The Hill (Op-Ed) House GOP targets sanctuary cities as mayors call for inclusivity
By Brooks Rainwater and Irma Esparza-Diggs

The Hill (Op-Ed) Webb: No summer recess
By David Webb

The Hill (Op-Ed) Every American must be a watchdog to Trump's conflicts of interest
By Neil Baron

The Hill (Op-Ed) The impact of Trump's Cuba policy revisions will likely be small
By Mark Feierstein
July 11, 2017


IndyStar Indianapolis looks to end compliance with immigration detainer requests
By Fatima Hussein

Reader (San Diego) Immigration lawyers grilled in Sherman Heights
By Marty Graham

Mercury News (California) Trump administration suspends rule for "startup visas"
By Louis Hansen

WBUR (Boston) Iranian Researcher Set To Work At Boston Children's Hospital Is Sent Back To His Country

Denver Post (Colorado) Colorado, federal prosecutors urge people in U.S. unlawfully to report immigration-related fraud
By Jesse Paul

Associated Press (New York) The Latest: NY commissioner at funeral: "Support our police"

Associated Press (California) Democrat Jimmy Gomez sworn in to House seat from California
By Matthew Daly

Associated Press (Illinois) Immigrant Sues Chicago Police Alleging Gang Database Error

Reuters (Illinois) Mexican Immigrant Sues Chicago Police for Labeling Him a Gang Member
By Chris Kenning

New York Times (New Jersey) New Jersey Bond Businesses Eye New Growth, From Immigrants
By Elinor Comlay

Washington Post (Maryland) Hate-based incidents surge in suburban school system in Maryland
By Donna St. George

NHPR Kuster: Votes For Trump-Backed Immigration Bills Part Common Ground, Part 2018 Strategy
By Josh Rogers

Norwalk Reflector 'This is not a Republican or Democrat issue, but one of human rights'
By Zoe Greszler

Norwalk Reflector Deportation heartbreak as ICE prepares to send Willard dad to Mexico
By Michael Sangiacomo

Norwalk Reflector (Op-Ed) Does Homeland Security boss have authority to halt Jesus Lara's deportation?
By Lynn Tramonte

Texas Observer (Op-Ed) Protecting Immigrant Families: A Call for an Economic Boycott of Texas
By James C. Harrington

VPR (Opinion) Ram: American Identity And Immigration
By Kesha Ram

MyPalmBeachPost (Opinion) Fear 'Trumps' decency in deporting Palm Beach restaurant manager
By Frank Cerabino

CityWatch (Opinion) LA Immigration Court Exposes the 'Legal Hell' of the U.S. Deportation System
By Bill Boyarsky