Richmond College Grads Uplifts Her Hometown Through JournalismAs a DACA recipient, María Fernanda Bernal's passion for social justice is personal. And the young reporter's beat is her own backyard.
DACA Program Rally In San Jose; 'I’m Tired Of People In Power Not Seeing Us As Humans'Dozens of activists, residents and lawmakers rallied in front of San Jose City Hall Sunday afternoon, defending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, commonly referred to as DACA.
Federal Judge's DACA Ruling Sends Chill Through Local Recipients; 'Living With DACA Is Like Living With Anxiety'A federal judge in Texas ruled the Obama-era DACA program illegal Friday, arguing that the former president didn't have the authority to create DACA because it circumvented Congress.
Federal Judge in Texas Orders U.S. to Close DACA Program for New ApplicantsA federal judge in Texas ordered the U.S. government on Friday to close the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to new applicants, saying the Obama administration did not have the legal authority to grant deportation relief and work permits to undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.
Judge Refuses To Dismiss Lawsuit Accusing SoFi Of Denying Loans To ImmigrantsA federal judge Monday refused to dismiss a civil rights class action against Social Finance Inc., or SoFi, a San Francisco-based online lending platform, that allegedly denied loans to immigrants who were legally residing in the United States when they applied for credit.
President Biden Begins Reversal Of Trump Immigration Policies With Executive Orders On 1st DayAmong a series of executive orders issued by President Joe Biden on the first day of his term were actions reversing immigration policies of his predecessor.
'Dreamers' Breathe Sigh Of Relief Now That Joe Biden Is President-ElectOne group of people who had everything riding on this election were not allowed to vote. They are the Dreamers--people who were brought to the United States as children, but are not U.S. citizens.
Fed Court Orders DACA Fully Restored Following Supreme Court RulingA federal court in Maryland on Friday ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program must be restored fully, meaning it must open up to new applicants for the first time in three years.
Bay Area 'Dreamers' Celebrate Supreme Court Decision On DACAThe Supreme Court's ruling on DACA Thursday morning was a victory for hundreds of thousands of DACA recipients across the Bay Area and the nation who are known as "Dreamers."
Supreme Court Rejects End To DACA Protections For Young ImmigrantsThe Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young immigrants, a stunning rebuke to the president in the midst of his reelection campaign.
San Jose High Schoolers Walk Out Of Class To Support DACA, DreamersAbout 100 students and DACA recipients walked out of their classrooms to join a demonstration at Hillview Park in East San Jose to show their support for DACA.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Defends DACA, Company's 443 DreamersApple is taking a public stand against the Trump administration's position on one of America's thorniest immigration issues.
9th Circuit Appeals Court Says Trump Administration Can't End DACAA federal appeals court ruled in San Francisco Thursday that President Donald Trump's administration must keep a program protecting undocumented young immigrants from deportation in place for the time being.
Federal Judge Reaffirms Ruling that DACA Must ResumeA federal judge has reaffirmed his ruling that the Trump administration must resume a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation.
More Than 100,000 Immigrants Get DACA Extensions Following UC LawsuitMore than 117,000 immigrants have received extensions through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to legally live and study in the United States.