Brooklyn Federal Court Finds Trump Ending DACA Violated Law

Last night, Judge Nicholas Garaufis of the Federal District Court in Brooklyn issued a nationwide order for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to...

If Ravi Is Deported, How Will Immigrants Feel Safe Enough To Speak Out?

When I joined a thousand other immigrant rights supporters on Saturday morning outside of the immigration court at Foley Square in New York City,...

Immigrant Advocate Arrested By ICE During Regular Check-in

A prominent immigration rights advocate threatened by deportation was arrested today in New York City after a regular check-in with U.S. Immigration and Customs...

Gov. Cuomo Expands State Resources In Wake Of Termination Of Salvadoran TPS

After Monday's decision to cut Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Salvadorans, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced expanded resources for state programs that aid immigrants, regardless...

Gov. Cuomo Announces $11.5 Million To Help Immigrant Youth Resist Gang Recruitment

On Sunday, Gov. Cuomo announced an $11.5 million initiative to expand programs for young people on Long Island who are at risk of gang...

Supreme Court Allows Trump’s Muslim Ban 3.0 To Take Effect

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay on Monday that effectively gave the green light for the third iteration of the Trump administration's Muslim...

Feds Give Second Chance For Rejected DACA Renewals Delayed By Postal Service

After reports of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewals being rejected en masse for being “late,” due to U.S. Postal Service delays, United...

Naturalization Applications Spike While Processing Slows

I have been helping immigrants apply for citizenship for more than two decades. Something I learned over the years is that applications for citizenship...

CARECEN And Hofstra Clinic Sue to Halt Nassau Police ICE Arrests

This morning, the Central American Refugee Center (CARECEN) and its legal counsel, the Hofstra Law Clinic, filed suit in the New York State Supreme...

New York City Council Strengthens Commitment For Immigrants, Gives ICE The Cold Shoulder

The New York City Council acted to solidify its commitment to immigrants by passing legislation Tuesday that would help protect them from deportation by...