Daily Immigration News Clips – May 7, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on May 7, 2018


HuffPost Trump Promised To Reshape America. He's Already Told 1 Million Immigrants Who Had Legal Protections To Get Out.
By Elise Foley

LA Times Immigration courts are deeply split on who can claim asylum over violence in home countries
By David Savage

Slate Bad Day for CBP
By Mark Joseph Stern

Military Times Naturalizations drop 65 percent for service members seeking citizenship after Mattis memo
By Tara Copp

AP Judge considers ban on separating families at border
By Elliot Spagat

Reuters Last big group of caravan asylum seekers cross into U.S.
By Delphine Schrank

CNN Trump floats 'closing up the country for a while' over border security
By Elizabeth Landers

Catholic News Service Hondurans plead for extension of Temporary Protected Status

Roll Call Trump Preparing for Another Immigration Fight on Spending Bill
By Lindsey McPherson

New Yorker Does Donald Trump Understand What DACA Means?
By Amy Davidson Sorkin

AP Trump promotes 'America First' in Ohio ahead of primaries

Reuters 'Mini-Trump' candidates battle it out in Republican primaries
By James Oliphant

Politico California GOP looks to dislodge Democratic control
By Carla Marinucci

The Hill Dems face pressure to focus on economy, not Trump
By Alexander Bolton and Mike Lillis

Kansas City Star Fear of immigrants paved Kris Kobach's path to candidate for Kansas governor
By Mary Sanchez

AP US ends immigration protections for thousands of Hondurans
By Deepta Hajela and Amy Taxin

Reuters Trump administration moves to expel some 57,000 Hondurans
By Mica Rosenberg and Gustavo Valencia

Politico DHS terminates immigration status for Hondurans who fled hurricane
By Quint Forget

McClatchy DC Bureau Trump may not force all immigrants from devastated countries to leave the U.S.
By Anita Kumar and Franco Ordonez

Rewire News Two Weeks, Two Countries: Attacks Continue On Immigrants' Protected Status
By Tina Vasquez

Daily Times Parallels to 'Camp of the Saints'
By John Kizer

New York Times Drug Arrests at Immigration Checkpoint Violated Constitution, New Hampshire Court Finds
By Ron Nixon

New York Times Vietnamese Forged a Community in New Orleans. Now It May Be Fading.
By Stephanie Hilltner

Politico Kirstjen Nielsen's tightrope act
By Christopher Cadelago

The Hill Sessions is Trump survivor - and punching bag
By Jordan Fabian

The Washington Post (Editorial) The Trump administration's new plan to punish legal immigrants

CNN (Op-Ed) Trump ending protection for Hondurans was unnecessary
By Raul Reyes

The Hill (Op-Ed) Travel ban has slippery slope to giving president too much power
By David Driesen

Los Angeles Times (Letters to the Editor) The forcible separation of migrant children from their parents is an American disgrace

Forbes (Opinion) DHS Decision On Hondurans Fits Disturbing Pattern On Immigration
By Stuart Anderson

Chicago Tribune (Opinion) Column: Face facts: Immigrants commit fewer crimes than U.S.-born peers
By Esther Cepeda


AP (Alabama) Immigration detention prolonged in Alabama's 'black hole'
By Mallory Moench

AP (Illinois) Illinois counties declare 'sanctuary' status for gun owners
By Don Babwin