Undocumented Immigrants

(Angela Navarro wipes away a tear during a rally and vigil in support of her effort to remain in the United States with her family.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Undocumented Immigrant Seeks Sanctuary from Deportation in W. Kensington Church

Angela Navarro, 27, has a husband and two children, all of whom are US citizens. But she is not.

11/18/2014

Mayor Nutter signs the executive order. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia Ends Local Cooperation With ICE Detainers

Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order today that changes Philadelphia’s policy on immigration and customs enforcement detainers, known as ICE holds. Immigration advocates are calling the new policy is one of the most progressive in the country.

04/16/2014

(Gov. Chris Christie, in file photo from State of NJ TV)

NJ Will Allow Children of Undocumented Immigrants To Get In-State Tuition

“I’ll be waiting for all the apology letters from all the people, some in this room, who said that I was not serious about tuition equality and that somehow this was an election prank,” Christie said today.

12/19/2013

ICE graphic AP

City of Philadelphia Expected To Renew Info-Sharing Agreement With ICE

The City of Philadelphia will most likely renew its contract with the federal Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) following a positive review of the contract.

08/31/2011

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