‘Sanctuary city’ of Philadelphia joins program to provide migrants with lawyers — a key to who stays or gets deported

News Story (Pennsylvania)

‘Sanctuary city’ of Philadelphia joins program to provide migrants with lawyers — a key to who stays or gets deported

July 16, 2019 | Jeff Gammage | Philadelphia Inquirer
The “sanctuary city” of Philadelphia and a New York-based justice institute outlined a plan Tuesday to provide lawyers for undocumented immigrants facing deportation — a key factor in whether they can stay in the United States and fight in the courts, or are quickly shipped out of the country.
Tags: Immigration

Undocumented Workers Provide Employers With Little Risk, Large Reward

News Story (Mississippi)

Undocumented Workers Provide Employers With Little Risk, Large Reward

August 16, 2019 | Asher Stockler | Newsweek
The campaign against undocumented laborers escalated to its most severe crackdown in over a decade when federal agents with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raided five poultry processing facilities in Mississippi last week, sweeping up 680 people on suspicion of unlawful status.
Tags: Immigration