Mystery Donor Puts Up $25K Bond To Release Detained Immigrant Mother From Santa RosaA Mexican woman from Santa Rosa who has been in immigration detention for nearly 15 months was granted release on a $25,000 bond by a U.S. immigration judge in San Francisco Thursday.
Feinstein, Harris Seek 'Blue Card' For Undocumented FarmworkersUndocumented farmworkers could be allowed to live in California legally, under a new "Blue Card" program proposed by the state's two U.S. Senators.
Number Of Undocumented Immigrants Down Since 2009, Pew Research FindsThe number of immigrants in the U.S. illegally fell to 11 million since 2009, largely because of a drop-off in the number of Mexicans without legal status, according to a study released Tuesday.
Oakland City Council Approves Measure Encouraging Sanctuary WorkplacesA resolution passed by the Oakland City Council Tuesday night urges employers to refrain from voluntarily working with immigration officials.
Oakland May Call For Employers To Establish Sanctuary WorkplacesThe Oakland City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday night on a resolution calling for sanctuary workplaces for immigrant workers.
California Bill Aims To Protect Undocumented Immigrants From Workplace RaidsReports of federal agents raiding workplaces in search of undocumented immigrants has California legislators proposing a new law.
San Francisco Mayor OKs Funding For Immigrant Legal DefenseSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has signed off on a plan to provide some funding for legal defense to immigrants through the public defender’s office, albeit at a far lower level than advocates had initially hoped for.
Millions Targeted For Possible Deportation Under Trump RulesMillions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under a sweeping rewrite of immigration enforcement policies announced Tuesday by the Trump administration.
Trump DHS Weighed Using National Guard For Immigration RoundupsThe Trump administration considered a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The Associated Press.
BART Considers ‘Sanctuary In Transit’ PolicyBART is looking into the proposal that would protect undocumented riders from federal immigration officials.
Trump on 60 Minutes Says He Will Soon Deport Millions of 'Criminal' ImmigrantsPresident-elect Donald Trump tells Lesley Stahl on CBS 60 Minutes that 2 to 3 million of the undocumented immigrants in the U.S. are “criminal” and pledges to deport or incarcerate them.
San Francisco Tweaks Sanctuary City Law To Remove Convicted Violent CriminalsSan Francisco leaders have retained strict protections for people who are in the country undocumented, with clarifications.