August 4, 2020
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Salem-News.com (Aug-04-2020 13:50)
Federal Agents Expelling Asylum Seekers as Young as 8 Months from the Borderby Lomi Kriel, The Texas Tribune/Propublica Salem-News.com
“The government is playing cowboy with regards to children’s safety”
(BEAUMONT, Tex.) -
There are specific rules on how the government is allowed to hold migrant children. The 1997 Flores Settlement requires migrant children in detention have certain rights, including that they be released quickly and held in licensed child care facilities.
Salem-News.com (Jun-14-2019 17:16)
Trump Continues his Anti-Immigrant PoliticsRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
Trump opposes asylum-seekers, even those running from deadly situations.
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
At the eleventh hour, Trump suspended the tariffs saying that Mexico had agreed to new and broader concessions to curb migration, which included deployment of its National Guard throughout Mexico, giving priority to its southern border, and an expansion of a program to allow asylum-seekers to remain in Mexico while their legal cases proceed.
Salem-News.com (Sep-12-2014 11:50)
Israel: Thousands Coerced Into Leaving the Country
Sudanese, Eritreans Seeking Protection Faced With Indefinite Detention
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Israeli authorities have unlawfully coerced almost 7,000 Eritrean and Sudanese nationals into returning to their home countries where they risk serious abuse, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Tuesday. Some returning Sudanese have faced torture, arbitrary detention, and treason charges in Sudan for setting foot in Israel, while returning Eritreans also face a serious risk of abuse.
Salem-News.com (May-09-2014 13:28)
Oregonians Tell Washington County Sheriff: ``We Won`t Forgive. We Won`t Forget``Salem-News.com
After years of community pressure across Oregon, a federal judge’s ruling forced over two dozen county sheriffs to decide to stop honoring requests for ICE holds.
Today, Oregon DreamActivists and other supporters released a statement saying “We won’t forgive or forget the actions of the sheriff. We will continue struggling for an end to all deportations, for the right to migrate, and for an end to police violence.”
Salem-News.com (Apr-17-2014 16:38)
Marion County Sheriff Jason Myers Reacts to Recent ICE Court RulingSalem-News.com
A judge found that the practice of complying with ICE detainers by extending the duration of confinement is unlawful.
In responses to media inquires Sheriff Jason Myers has issued the following statement regarding the Miranda-Olivares decisions set forth by the US District Court of Oregon.
Salem-News.com (Apr-10-2014 14:37)
Deported Felon Arrested Following Menacing Incident Near Oregon City
The suspect was positively identified as Daniel Jimenez-Barragan, age 28, a deported offender on felony probation supervision out of Multnomah County Department of Community Justice (MCDCJ).
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Oregon State Police (OSP), with the assistance of Clackamas County Sheriff's Office (CCSO), arrested a 28-year old man Wednesday night on numerous charges related to an investigation that the suspect shot at another vehicle while traveling on Highway 213 off Interstate 205.
Salem-News.com (Apr-06-2014 15:10)
“What does the government expect people to do? Lower their little hands?” - Luciano Segura Jauregui of Armed Mexico
(LAS CRUCES, NM) -
More Mexicans are acquiring arms to defend their families and property. According to a university researcher, the number of firearms legally possessed in Mexico increased 53 percent from 2009 to 2012, jumping from 2,033, 749 to 3,118, 592 guns.
Salem-News.com (Mar-19-2014 10:19)
Northwest Families Attempt to Reunite across the United States and Mexico BorderSalem-News.com
Like Hitler's Germany in the 1930's, Immigration officials break up parents and children by sending US citizens to Child Protective Services in San Diego and undocumented children to a family detention center in Pennsylvania.
Yesterday, Tuesday March 18th, the last of 150 undocumented people, including eleven people from the northwest, attempted to reunite with their families by crossing the border into the United States.
Salem-News.com (Mar-13-2014 11:14)
NILC Praises Proposed Health Equity and Access under the Law (HEAL)Salem-News.com
“Our national leaders must commit to providing quality care for everyone..." - Marielena Hincapié, executive director of the National Immigration Law Center
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The National Immigration Law Center applauds introduced legislation that would remove harmful and discriminatory barriers that now prohibit immigrants from participating in health care programs that their tax dollars support.
Salem-News.com (Mar-10-2014 13:01)
Life Near the Mexican BorderJohn Heid Special to Salem-News.com
The long term vision is an end to all suffering and death in the desert...
“You have no rights here!” barked a U.S. Border Patrol agent to a resident of Arivaca, AZ who was passing through a Customs and Border Protection checkpoint 23 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border.