Monthly Archives: June 2006

DNA Testing Increases in Immigration Cases

When Scarlett Simonian petitioned in 2004 for her Honduran mother to immigrate to the U.S., she was asked to provide a birth certificate and other documents to prove they were blood relatives. But recently Simonian was told she needed more

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  • Advocates Seek Information About a Secretive...
    07/19/2019

    Since the mid-1980s, immigration courts have operated the Institutional Hearing Program (IHP). The program is designed to quickly deport people serving criminal sentences. Despite how long it’s been in operation, little is known about the IHP. With a lawsuit filed earlier this week, advocates […]

  • ICE Quietly Expands Immigration Detention in the...
    07/18/2019

    While members of Congress were struggling to reach a bipartisan deal in February in order to end the government shutdown, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) quietly expanded its complicated network of immigration jails—this time in the Deep South. In late June, ICE started using […]