Homeland Security To Collect Social Media Usernames On Immigration And Visitor ApplicationsThe Department of Homeland Security plans to begin requesting social media information on applications for immigration benefits and foreign travel to the US, an expansion of data collection already taking place.
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 Among 19 States Suing Trump Administration Over Rollback Of Child Immigrant ProtectionsNineteen states are suing over the Trump administration's effort to alter a federal agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention.
Oakland Businessman Accused In $110M Immigration ScamOakland businessman Thomas Henderson, 70, is accused of being the mastermind behind a $110 million immigration scam, according to the US Attorney's Office.
Anti-ICE Protesters Block Access to Palo Alto Software CompanyPalantir offices in Palo Alto were once again blocked off by protesters Friday calling for an end to the company's data technology contracts with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
School in Mountain View Named for Celebrated Journalist, Immigration ActivistMountain View’s newest school was officially named after one its most notable former residents, Jose Antonio Vargas.
Appeal Judges Reject US Government Assertion That Detained Immigrant Kids Don't Need SoapA panel of judges has dismissed an appeal by the U.S. government contending that detained immigrant children may not necessarily require soap for shorter stints in custody under a longstanding settlement agreement.
San Francisco, Santa Clara County Sue Trump Administration Over New Restrictions On Legal ImmigrationTwo California counties are filing the first lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's new rules to restrict legal immigration.
SF Resident Turned Over to ICE by Daly City Police Sues for DamagesAt a demonstration in front of ICE offices in San Francisco Friday, Armando Escobar spoke through a translator about his arrest by Daly City police on May 3
Newsom Pardons South Bay Vietnamese Immigrant Facing Deportation For Old CrimeA Vietnamese immigrant facing possible deportation for a 15-year-old gang crime is among seven people pardoned Wednesday by California Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Tracy Man Found Guilty In Federal Court On 21 Counts Of H-1B Visa Fraud, ID TheftA Tracy man was convicted Monday of 21 counts of visa fraud and two counts of aggravated identity theft by a federal jury in San Francisco.