Daily Immigration News Clips – March 6, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on March 6, 2017


Washington Post: It's not just deportations and the border: Trump seeks to remake the immigration system
By David Nakamura

Reuters: Exclusive: Trump to leave Iraq off new travel ban order - White House source
By Steve Holland

New York Times: Trump Expected to Issue New Travel Ban Excluding Iraq on Monday
By Ron Nixon and Maggie Haberman

Washington Post: New Trump entry ban expected to be unveiled on Monday
By Abby Phillip and Robert Costa

Politico: Trump expected to sign new executive order on travel ban on Monday
By Josh Dawsey and Nancy Cook

Wall Street Journal: President Trump Expected to Sign New Executive Order on Travel Bans
By Laura Meckler

EFE: Trump's Softened Immigration Stance Met with Caution
By Stacey Arevalo

Associated Press: AP Explains: How immigrants are detained, deported
By Juan A. Lozano

NBC News: Living in Limbo: Lawyer Navigates Trump Stance on Immigration
By Chelsea Bailey

NPR: How Trump's Immigration Plans Affect The Economy

CNN Money: What Trump's latest H-1B move means for workers and business
By Jackie Wattles and Parija Kavilanz

CNN: US suspends expedited processing of H-1B visas
By Faith Karimi

GeekWire: In new immigration twist, U.S. suspends option to pay for faster H-1B visa processing
By Todd Bishop

Associated Press: Deported Texas man's lawyer: Policy goes after good people
By Juan A. Lozano

Associated Press: Immigration courts: record number of cases, many problems
By Kate Brumback

Associated Press: Afghan family detained in Los Angeles are asking for release
By Amanda Lee Meyers

New York Times: An Afghan Family, With Visas in Hand, Is Detained in Los Angeles
By Nicholas Kulish

New York Times: Migrants Confront Judgment Day Over Old Deportation Orders
By Vivian Yee

New York Times: Deportation Arrest Highlights Tensions in Los Angeles on Immigration
By Jennifer Medina

New York Times: Migrants Confront Judgment Day Over Old Deportation Orders
By Vivian Yee

Washington Post: He dropped his daughter off at school. Minutes later, immigration agents took him away.
By Avi Selk

Los Angeles Times: Deportation of grandmother leaves a San Diego military family reeling
By Kate Morrissey

BuzzFeed: The Mixed Messages Of Trump's "Heart" On Immigration
By Adrian Carrasquillo

Reuters: Exclusive: Trump administration considering separating women, children at Mexico border
By Julia Edwards Ainsley

CBS: Asylum-seekers held without clear reason in Pa. facility, advocates say
By Anna Werner

Associated Press: Judge gives extension to Trump lawyers in travel ban suit
By Lisa Baumann

USA Today: Miss. immigrant faces deportation without hearing
By Sarah Fowler

Wall Street Journal: Illegal Immigrant's Plea: 'I Don't Know Anything Else Besides Being Here'
By Alejandro Lazo

New York Times: Trump and the Battle Over Sanctuary in America
By Clyde Haberman

Associated Press: Canada minister addresses influx of asylum-seekers from US

Associated Press: Study: There is no evidence that immigration increases crime

New York Times: Here's the Reality About Illegal Immigrants in the United States
By Vivian Yee, Kenan Davis, and Jugal K. Patel

New York Times: Living in Fear in the U.S.: Time to Take Her Education and Leave?
By David Gonzalez

Washington Post: Immigrant students tweet to Trump: This is how our families help make America great
By Valerie Strauss

Washington Post: Thousands of ICE detainees claim they were forced into labor, a violation of anti-slavery laws
By Kristine Phillips

Washington Post: A U.S. citizen is denied college aid - because of her mother's immigration status
By Janell Ross

Washington Post: Inside Trump's fury: The president rages at leaks, setbacks and accusations
By Philip Rucker, Robert Costa and Ashley Parker

Huffington Post: This Stunningly Racist French Novel Is How Steve Bannon Explains The World
By Paul Blumenthal and JM Rieger

New York Times (Editorial): President Trump's Island Mentality

Washington Post (Opinion): Things look bleak for liberals now. But they'll beat Trump in the end.
By Ruy Teixeira

Washington Post (Op-Ed): Federal prosecutors have brought charges in cases far less serious than Sessions's
By Philip Lacovara and Lawrence Robbins

Los Angeles Times (Op-Ed): L.A. faces a moral test: How will we respond to deportation threats?
By Harold Meyerson

Slate (Opinion): Sabbath's Tweeter
By Andrew Kahn


Denver Post (Colorado): Class action suit: Immigrants held in Aurora required to work for $1 a day, threatened with solitary if refused
By Kirk Mitchell

KUSA (Colorado): Denver City Attorney: deportation fears impacting criminal cases

Austin Statesman (Texas): ICE agents at Travis County courthouses looking for suspects
By Philip Jankowski and Tony Plohetski

Arizona Republic: Arizona dad detained by ICE on son's birthday has been deported
By Laura Gómez and Rebecca Dantuono

Miami Herald: Judge shoots down Miami-Dade detention policy adopted to follow Trump deportation order
By Roberto Koltun

ByJoel Brown

Oregon Public Broadcasting: ICE Plans To Deport Oregon Immigrant With 5 Children, No Criminal Background
By Amelia Templeton Follow and Roxy De La Torr

Detroit News (Editorial): Editorial: Commit to real immigration reform