Immigrant Rights Advocates Celebrate New Law Limiting Deportations

Immigrant Rights Advocates Celebrate New Law Limiting Deportations

Immigrant rights advocates are lauding a new California law taking effect today that will limit the criteria by which a local law enforcement agency can…

Protesters Surround Deportation Bus

Dozens of protesters have surrounded a bus believed to be filled with immigrants slated for deportation at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office in…

Mayor Signs Off On Rule Prohibiting SF Cops From Complying With Most Federal Immigration Hold Requests

Mayor Signs Off On Rule Prohibiting SF Cops From Complying With Most Federal Immigration Hold Requests

Legislation prohibiting San Francisco law enforcement from complying with most federal immigration detainer requests was signed into law today by Mayor Ed Lee. The mayor…

Supes Approve Plan To Prohibit Local Police From Complying With Federal Immigration Hold Requests

Supes Approve Plan To Prohibit Local Police From Complying With Federal Immigration Hold Requests

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors gave unanimous initial approval today of legislation that will prohibit local law enforcement from complying with nearly all federal…

Supes Delay Vote On Proposal To Deny Federal Immigration Hold Requests As Mayoral Veto Looms

Supes Delay Vote On Proposal To Deny Federal Immigration Hold Requests As Mayoral Veto Looms

A proposal to bar San Francisco law enforcement officials from complying with federal immigration detainer requests was put on hold today as city supervisors debated…

Public-Private Partnership Launched To Help SF’s Immigrant Community Become US Citizens

Public-Private Partnership Launched To Help SF’s Immigrant Community Become US Citizens

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced today a public-private partnership that will help eligible immigrants living in the city to become U.S. citizens. Lee joined…

ICE Cancels Deportation Order For Mother Of Infant Son, Wife Of Soldier

ICE Cancels Deportation Order For Mother Of Infant Son, Wife Of Soldier

A Stockton woman who was about to be deported to the Philippines despite being married to a U.S. Army soldier and the mother of a…

ICE To Release Mother From Custody In Advance Of Rally

In advance of a vigil planned in San Francisco this evening for a Brazilian mother who is in federal custody on an immigration hold, authorities…

Immigrant Rights Groups March In San Francisco

Immigrant Rights Groups March In San Francisco

As part of a “National Day of Action” for immigration reform, coalition of community, labor and advocacy groups will take to the streets of San…