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Odia Plumber in Iraq Jail despite End of Term
www.newindianexpress.com

A Mumbai-based employment agency, which sent him to Iraq, got him a three-month tourist visa instead of a work permit. Though the visa expired, he continued to work there. When the matter came to the notice of the immigration officials there, Sarban …

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Lynn protesters denounce mayor's immigration comments
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LYNN — The passion and polarization of the immigration debate was on full display here Tuesday afternoon, when more than a hundred protesters stood on the steps of City Hall to denounce Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy for saying that an influx of child …

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Protestors march to White House, criticizing Secure Communities immigration …
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More people are being deported because of what is called 287(g) Secure Communities, a federal program that allows certain local law enforcement officers to act as immigration agents. It was supposed to target and deport undocumented criminals, but …

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Jorge Ramos's Powerful Defense Of Immigrant Children In Border Crisis
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The Latino journalist has long been a strong supporter of immigration reform and has not shied away from making his criticisms known. In May, Ramos challenged House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) head on during a weekly press conference, accusing …

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Voters split on sheltering children
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But on national immigration initiatives, respondents were more skeptical. Asked more broadly whether the migrant children should be allowed to stay in the United States after judicial hearings, only 39 percent answered yes, compared with 43 percent who …

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Immigration activists hold rally to 'welcome' children to Portland
www.oregonlive.com

The anti-immigration group claims unaccompanied child immigrants are being housed at four locations in Portland, although The Oregonian could not immediately confirm whether that is true. In an email, Morrison Chief Administrative Officer Patricia …

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Which Visa
www.australiaforum.com

Should i ask my work to sponser me and offer to pay all of the costs or go de facto? My friend was telling me if i go de facto i'll have to wait 2 years before i get accepted so wont be able to study and if i go the work route its gonna […]

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All of America walks into a bar. Explaining the case for immigration reform
www.washingtonpost.com

Immigration reform has died and died again, and people are still arguing about it — many of them, presumably, in bars. So because stretching metaphors to their breaking point is more fun than examining our politics, let's pretend we're actually in a …

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Immigration Reform 2014 – News Update: Immigration Bill Deadlock, Social …
www.latinopost.com

While it's still unclear whether or not President Barack Obama will use executive action, he spoke about last month about his bid to reform immigration policy. And now leaders from the business world and social media users across the country have …

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Branstad administration 'surprised' to hear about immigration placements
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DES MOINES — Central American children who have crossed the U.S. border illegally are making their way to Iowa “behind the scenes” with the help of family members and support groups to avoid drawing attention or the ire of protesters, an Iowa Latino …

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Palm Beach County sheriff agrees to curtail immigration jailings
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Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, at the urging of immigrant advocates, Tuesday agreed to stop routinely holding people in jail because of citizenship questions. Bradshaw now joins the Broward Sheriff's Office, Miami-Dade Police Department and a …

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