Daily Immigration News Clips – July 14, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 14, 2017


Reuters U.S. Judge Narrows Travel Ban in Defeat for Trump
By Dan Levine

Wall Street Journal Hawaii Judge Orders Loosening of Trump Travel Ban
By Brent Kendall

Politico Hawaii judge allows grandparents and others to bypass travel ban
By Ted Hesson

Politico New directive may expand Trump travel ban
By Ted Hesson

USA Today DREAMer protections face demise soon by federal courts
By Alan Gomez

Washington Times Trump says he wants 'comprehensive immigration plan' but country isn't ready
By Stephen Dinan

C-SPAN Rep. Gutierrez talks about DACA

Los Angeles Times Trump says he'll make the final call on DACA, not subordinates
By David Lauter

Los Angeles Times Could Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra join Trump in the fight to defend DACA? It depends
By Jazmine Ulloa

Dallas Morning News Homeland Security secretary Kelly supports DACA, but won't commit to Trump administration backing it
By Caroline Kelly

Washington Post Trump's Dept. of Homeland Security budget would dramatically cut counterterrorism programs, report says
By Mark Berman

Politico TSA Amendments Expected for DHS Spending Bill
By Lauren Gardner and Stephanie Beasley

Associated Press Trump calls for 700 miles to 900 miles of border wall
By Alicia A. Caldwell

Reuters Trump Says Wall May Not Need to Cover Entire U.S.-Mexico Border
By Julia Edwards Ainsley

Wall Street Journal Trump Says His Mexico Border Wall Won't Need to Cover Entire Distance
By Laura Meckler

Associated Press Trump official criticizes court halt on Iraqi deportations

MLive ICE director blasts federal judge for decision in Iraqi deportation case
By Dana Afana

WXYZ Faces of deportation

Vanity Fair Trump's Real Immigration Endgame Comes Into View
By Bess Levin

New York Magazine Trump Administration Eager to Start Crackdown on Legal Immigration
By Margaret Hartmann

Daily Beast Report: Trump Working to Scale Back Legal Immigration

Minneapolis Star Tribune Immigration judge releases man detained after light-rail confrontation
By Mila Koumpilova

Reuters All-Girl Afghan Robotics Team Cleared to Compete in United States
By Josh Smith

New York Times After Visa Denials, Afghan Girls Can Attend Robotics Contest in U.S.
By Niraj Chokshi

New York Times One Congregation. Two Countries.

Washington Post Two Democratic senators want to block House bill that waives polygraphs
By Maria Sacchetti

Reuters Exclusive-U.S. Asks Nations to Provide More Traveller Data or Face Sanctions
By Julia Ainsley

Atlanta Journal Constitution ICE detainee who hanged himself had history of mental health problems
By Jeremy Redmon

Center for Public Integrity Refugee screeners criticize bill to narrow eligibility
By Susan Ferris

Huffington Post Sessions Argues 'Sanctuary' Cities Breed Crime By Citing Study That Says They Don't
By Elise Foley

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Jeff Sessions used our research to claim that sanctuary cities have more crime. He's wrong.
By Loren Collingwood and Benjamin Gonzalez-O'Brien

Washington Post (Opinion) 'City of Ghosts' is a taut, immediate portrait of Syria's citizen journalist heroes
By Anne Hornaday

Washington Post (Opinion) Federal judge rules against Trump administration's implementation of Supreme Court travel ban ruling
By Ilya Somin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) What aspects are important to being American? 93% of Americans actually agree on this.
By John Sides

Washington Post (Opinion) Why U.S. colleges and universities are worried about a drop in international student applications
By Valerie Strauss

Washington Post (Opinion) Trump paints a rosy picture of his success so far. We assessed where he's right - and where he isn't.
By Philip Bump

Washington Post (Opinion) Travel ban or no, Trump's first six months saw a sharp drop in Muslim refugees entering the U.S.
By Philip Bump

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump's war on the 'Dreamers' won't make America great again
By Patricia McGuire


Baltimore Sun Immigrants ICE detained in Highlandtown released after lawyers intervene
By Luke Broadwater

Las Vegas Review Journal AG Sessions misquotes 2016 crime study in Las Vegas speech
By Jenny Wilson

Washington Post U.S. family suing federal government after 11-hour detention on Canadian border
By Abigail Hauslohner

NBC Church Community Rallies Around North Carolina Pastor Seeking Sanctuary From Deportation
By Edgar Zuniga Jr.

Houston Chronicle Harris County will not join 'sanctuary cities' lawsuit
By Mihir Zaveri

Houston Public Media Harris County Commissioners Court Decides Not To Vote On Sanctuary Cities Lawsuit
By Al Ortiz

KHOU Harris Co. decides not to join SB4 lawsuit
By Adam Bennett

KXAN Residents call on San Marcos to take stance on sanctuary cities law
By Lauren Lanmon

The Monitor Cameron County seeks to join effort against SB4
By Frank Garza

Ventura County Star Calif. attorney general fights to keep DACA

Sandusky Register Gibbs supports ICE, Trump
By Matt Westerhold

Twin Cities Pioneer Press Donovan, Blazar: Minnesota needs immigrants to remain competitive
By Maura Donovan and Bill Blazar