Tag: ICE

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Federal appeals court upholds order requiring ICE to provide safer conditions for detained immigrants

October 15, 2020

Via: Jurist

The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld a district court injunction on Tuesday against Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) requiring safer conditions to protect detained immigrants from COVID-19. The Ninth Circuit held that the district court is […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Immigration officials ordered to reduce number of detainees in Los Angeles ICE facility

April 24, 2020

Via: Jurist

A federal judge on Thursday ordered US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reduce the number of detainees in their Adelanto Processing Center in Los Angeles due to COVID-19 concerns. The injunction requires ICE to lower the number of detainees […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

ICE offers workaround to allow police in sanctuary cities to temporarily detain immigrants

May 10, 2019

Via: ABA Journal

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced a new program this week to allow local law enforcement officers to detain some immigrants in the country illegally in sanctuary jurisdictions that bar immigration cooperation. The program trains local police to become warrant […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Trump administration accused of blocking detained immigrants from free legal services

May 9, 2019

Via: Jurist

The Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) on Wednesday filed a formal complaint against the Trump administration for restricting detained immigrants from seeking free legal services. RAICES, along with the law firm Akin Gump and university […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Ordered Deported: Are Immigration Raids Legal?

January 8, 2016

Via: FindLaw

Undocumented immigrants in New York are panicking over reports of raids by authorities, according to the New York Times. But an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) official confirmed that no unusual enforcement actions are happening in that state. That said, […]