Newsom Signs Bill Removing 'Alien' To Describe Immigrants In State LegislationImmigrants and non-citizens will no longer be termed "aliens" in California State code, Governor Gavin Newsom signed on Friday.
Antioch Issues Official Apology for Racist Treatment of Early Chinese ImmigrantsThe city of Antioch on Tuesday issued an official apology to early Chinese immigrants for treating them unjustly, calling it a "first step" toward racial reconciliation.
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.
Coronavirus Pandemic Impacts 2020 Census Count Among Immigrant Communities In Santa Clara CountyThe COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has sowed chaos and isolation in Santa Clara County’s immigrant communities, making it harder to collect census data, a county official said Monday.
Reopenings: Study To Help Shape San Jose's COVID-19 Response To Aid ImmigrantsA study released by the nonprofit organization New American Economy, in partnership with the city of San Jose, will help shape immigrant-inclusive COVID-19 relief measures.
Judge Orders COVID-19 Tests at California Detention CenterA federal judge Thursday ordered coronavirus testing of everyone held at a California immigration detention center, saying authorities had shown "deliberate indifference to the risk of an outbreak."
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Considers Aid For Immigrants Amid PandemicGov. Gavin Newsom said Tuesday he is working with the Legislature on an economic stimulus package for immigrants in the country illegally and others not covered by the federal stimulus package approved by Congress.
California To Continue Challenging Trump 'Public Charge' Rule After Supreme Court OrderCalifornia officials said Monday they will continue to challenge the federal government's revised "public charge" rule despite a Supreme Court order.
Pleasanton Seniors Teach ESL Classes For Immigrant Workers At Their Assisted Living FacilityAn East Bay assisted living facility is the site of a win-win situation for a group of senior citizens and the immigrant workers whose lives they are changing as those workers pursue the American dream.
California Challenges Trump 'Public Charge' Rule Targeting Legal ImmigrantsCalifornia and three other states asked a federal judge in San Francisco Tuesday for a preliminary injunction blocking a so-called "public charge" federal rule that would make it harder for low-income legal immigrants to remain in the United States.
California Eyes Health Care For Immigrants In US IllegallyCalifornia lawmakers are considering proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally.
Immigrants' Right To Legal Representation At Issue Before Appeals CourtA U.S. Department of Justice lawyer told a federal appeals court in San Francisco Monday that undocumented children and youths have “no categorical right” to a government-paid lawyer during deportation hearings.
San Francisco Judge Won't Allow Trump Administration To Enforce Asylum BanA U.S. District Court judge from San Francisco on Friday refused to immediately allow the Trump administration to enforce a ban on asylum for any immigrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border.
Investigation Uncovers Horrific Conditions, Illegal Guns At Bay Area Care CentersThe owners of six Bay Area adult and child day care facilities were charged with 59 counts Friday including human trafficking, wage theft, weapons and rape allegations uncovered during a year-long state investigation.
HIV-Positive Worker Accused Of Sexually Abusing Boys At Immigrant ShelterFederal authorities allege that a former youth care worker at a Phoenix-area facility for immigrant youths sexually abused eight teenage boys, one of several cases brought to light in recent weeks as thousands of immigrant children remain detained around the country.