Daily Immigration News Clips – March 13, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 13, 2017


Associated Press: ACLU sues over initial hearings for detained immigrants
By Elliot Spagat

Associated Press: Judge: Revised Trump ban cannot be enforced on Syrian family
By Todd Richmond

Washington Post: Judge in Maryland will weigh Trump travel ban the day before it takes effect
By Matt Zapotosky

Politico: Revised Trump travel ban suffers first legal blow
By Josh Gerstein

NPR: Italian Band Soviet Soviet Denied Entry To The U.S., Jailed And Then Deported
By Anastasia Tsioulcas

Associated Press: Fearful immigrants are offered anti-deportation training
By Deepti Hajela

Associated Press: ICE frees Argentine woman facing deportation after protests
By Jeff Amy and Michael Kunzelman

Associated Press: Teen blogger seeking US asylum fears return to Singapore
By Sophia Tareen

Associated Press: Man facing deportation gets extension after clergy support
By David Porter

New York Times: Illegal, Undocumented, Unauthorized: The Terms of Immigration Reporting
By Stephen Hiltner

New York Times:Trump Immigration Crackdown Is Great for Private Prison Stocks
By Jeff Sommer

Wired: A Portable Panic Button for Immigrants Swept Up in Raids
By Issie Lapowsky

The Clarion Ledger: Detained Mississippi immigrant to be released
By Sarah Fowler

Associated Press:Canada, US seeking answers on refugee influx

Associated Press: Hawaii teacher: 'I won't teach' undocumented immigrants

Associated Press: Mexico OKs new Trump trademarks for hotels and tourism
By Peter Orsi and Bernard Condon

Associated Press: Immigration tensions seep into South by Southwest music fest
By Paul J. Weber

Associated Press: Democrats warn against funding border wall in catchall bill
By Andrew Taylor

Associated Press: Immigration Agent Convicted of Accepting Cash Bribes, Sex

Reuters: U.S. Says Court Should Not Block Trump Sanctuary City Order
By Dan Levine

New York Times: Is ICE's Help-Wanted Sign a Welcome Mat for Rogue Applicants, Too?
By Ron Nixon

Washington Post: Undocumented and paying taxes, they seek a foothold in the American Dream
By Maria Sacchetti

Washington Post: A man assumed a store's Indian owners were Muslim. So he tried to burn it down, police say.
By Amy B Wang

NPR: "American Crime" Takes On Farming And Illegal Immigration With An Unsparing Lens
By Manuel Batencourt

By Jake Halpern

Los Angeles Times: Trump's push for 'merit-based' immigration may not deliver the benefits he expects
By Don Lee

Miami Herald: Foreigners who overstay their visas outnumber those who cross the border illegally
By Alfonso Chardy

Wall Street Journal (Editorial): Crime and Immigration

New Jersey Star-Ledger (Editorial): Menendez, Archbishop rally for grandpa facing

New York Times (Op-Ed): In a Refugee's Bags, Memories of Home
By Stephanie Saldana

Washington Post (Opinion): Sanctuary cities are an insult to legal immigrants
By Thomas Wheatley

Washington Post (Op-Ed):We didn't think we agreed on undocumented immigration. We were wrong.
By Cesar Vargas and Dan Donovan

Washington Post (Op-Ed): Virginia's sudden turn to progressivism
By Peter Galuszka

Washington Post (Opinion): The winning argument Democrats have against Trump
By Ronald A. Klain

Washington Post (Op-Ed): The travel-ban casualty the White House is ignoring
By Albert Teich

Washington Post (Op-Ed): I'm a Dreamer. Immigration agents detained me anyway.
By Daniel Ramirez Medina

Elle (Op-Ed): My Secret Life as an Undocumented Immigrant
By Karell Roxas

Daily Beast (Opinion): Trump Making 'Nativist' Group's Wish List a Reality
By Betsy Woodruff

New Republic (Opinion): Where Trump Gets His Fuzzy Border Math
By Laura Reston

The Hill (Op-Ed): Jews and Christians must oppose Trump's 'Muslim ban.' Again.
By Rabbi Burton L. Visotzky and Rev. Bertram Johnson

Teen Vogue: How Things Would Be Different If Pence Was President Instead of Trump
By Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy

Miami Herald (Opinion) Oppenheimer: Trump continues to demonize immigrants
By Andres Oppenheimer


Oregonian: Refugee-turned-lawyer helps others start the path in Portland
By Casey Parks

Las Vegas Review Journal: Young, undocumented in Las Vegas wait as Trump weighs DACA
By Lucy Hood

Crain's Detroit Business On Michigan farms and in restaurants, who will fill jobs?
By Ted Roelofs

Associated Press (Texas) Ex-tent prison in South Texas, site of 2015 riot, to be sold

Washington Post (Texas) Court says Texas congressional districts gerrymandered to hurt minorities
By Robert Barnes

Associated Press (Indiana) Indiana lawmakers weigh banning so-called sanctuary campuses
By Darcy Costello

Denver Post (Colorado) Sanctuary movement for unauthorized immigrants in Colorado may strengthen now that Trump's in charge
By John Aguilar

Denver Post (Colorado) How immigrants are vital to the Colorado and U.S. economy
By Aldo Svaldi

Arizona Republic (Opinion): Valdez: Trump can fix Obama's refugee mistake
By Linda Valdez