Gov. Gavin Newsom Hears Of Salvadorans' Struggles In Visit To Central AmericaCalifornia has more Salvadorans than any other state, and Newsom is in the country to learn more about why thousands are fleeing for the U.S.
Trump Policy Of Sending Asylum Seekers To Mexico Faces San Francisco JudgeCivil rights groups have asked Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco to put the asylum policy on hold while their lawsuit moves forward.
'Stop Hurting My Family'; Mother, Baby Reunited After Month-Long Separation At US BorderA 23-year old Honduran mother was reunited with her baby daughter at San Francisco International Airport on Tuesday evening after a month-long separation, which came as the family tried to cross the U.S. border in search of asylum.
Federal Appeals Court in S.F. Refuses to Allow Immediate Enforcement of Trump Asylum BanIn a 2-1 ruling late Friday, a panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said the ban is likely inconsistent with existing U.S. law.
Supreme Court Chief Justice Roberts Refutes Trump Comment About Federal JudgesChief Justice John Roberts pushed back on Wednesday against President Donald Trump's description of a judge who ruled against Mr. Trump's new migrant asylum policy as an "Obama judge."
San Francisco Judge Bars US From Enforcing Trump Asylum BanA federal judge has temporarily barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally.
Trump Admin Drops Asylum Protections For Domestic Violence VictimsThe Trump administration Monday overturned asylum protections for domestic violence victims in a decision that could affect thousands of asylum seekers from Central America.
Migrants Picked This Pregnant Mother Of 2 To Go To Front Of The Asylum LineGabriela Hernandez, a pregnant mother of two, was among eight people chosen Monday by her fellow migrants to begin the process of seeking asylum in the United States.
Caravan Migrants Vow To Wait At Border Until They Are Granted AsylumAfter a difficult, monthlong journey from Central America to the US-Mexico border, dozens of asylum-seeking migrants are vowing to remain outside an immigration processing center until "every last one" is admitted into the country, an organizer with the caravan said late Sunday.
Hundreds in Caravan at Border in Tijuana Seek Asylum in U.S.One of the organizers for a group of Central American migrants who traveled in a caravan to try to seek asylum in the U.S. says about 50 of them attempted to present themselves to U.S. border inspectors at a crossing near San Diego.
Central American Asylum Seeking Caravan Arrives At U.S. BorderCentral Americans, mostly women and children, have arrived at the U.S. border with Mexico in a "caravan" of asylum-seeking immigrants.
Asylum Seekers Held At Contra Costa Jail For Months Seek Bond HearingEsteban Aleman Gonzalez and Jose Gutierrez Sanchez have been in custody at the Contra Costa West County Detention Facility in Richmond since the fall of 2017.
ACLU Class Action Lawsuit Seeks To Block Immigrant Family SeparationsThe ACLU filed a class-action lawsuit Friday charging the Trump administration with separating immigrant parents from children as they await asylum proceedings.
Immigration Agents Capture 5 Alleged Human Rights Violators Hiding Out In Bay AreaFederal agents arrested 50 international fugitives nationwide this week, including five from the Bay Area, accused of committing heinous human violations in their home countries.
Concord Woman Gets Prison Time For Fabricating Dozens Of Asylum ApplicationsFederal officials say a Concord woman who submitted fraudulent asylum applications has been sentenced to six months in prison.