Immigration

Judicial Watch Sues Department of Justice for Communications Relating to 'Russian Lawyer' Immigration Parole

Immigration11/9/2017 9:30:05 AM
Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Russian attorney who met with Donald Trump Jr. at Trump Tower, had her immigration parole refused for the period in which the meeting occurred   Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172   WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice for all records of communications relating to Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskay Source: Judicial Watch

Evangelist Alveda King: Court Ordered Abortions and Political Strife Impede Racial Reconciliation

Immigration10/20/2017 8:27:00 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 732-757-9087 ATLANTA, Oct. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: On October 19, 2017, a Judge orders the government to facilitate an abortion for a seventeen-year old illegal immigrant known as the "new Jane Roe;" with the ACLU representing the young mother. The Justice Department is seeking injunction to save life of baby. The shelter where the mother is housed has contacted a local pregnancy center and the grandmot Source: Alveda King Ministries

Obama Judge Tells Trump Administration to Abort Illegal Mother's Baby

Immigration10/19/2017 1:04:00 PM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit     WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- An Obama-nominated federal judge ordered the U.S. government to pay for an undocumented illegal immigrant teenager's abortion at taxpayer expense in Texas. U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan ordered the government to transport the teenager to have the abortion or allow her guardian to transport her "promptly and without delay." Source: Liberty Counsel

Christian Concern Intervenes to Protect Europe from Sharia Law

Immigration10/13/2017 6:24:05 AM
Contact: Tim Dieppe, 020 3327 1120; Andrea Minichiello Williams, 07712 591 164; both with Christian Concern   LONDON, Oct. 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Christian Concern has intervened in a case concerning the application of sharia law in Europe.   The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights is set to rule on a case concerning the application of sharia law to a dispute between Greek citizens who are Muslims.   The ruling will determine whether sharia law can Source: Christian Concern

Judicial Watch: New Homeland Security Documents Reveal Sanctuary Cities Denied 284 ICE Detainers in Three Months, Released Illegal Aliens Charged with Assaults, Drug and Weapons Violations

Immigration10/12/2017 12:34:04 PM
Contact: Jill Farrell, 202-646-5172   WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today released two new productions of documents (45 pages and 680 pages) from the Department of Homeland Security revealing that hundreds of counties across the U.S. denied Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) detainer requests for criminal illegal aliens in the first quarter of fiscal year 2017. The retainer requests, containing specific information about scores of criminal Source: Judicial Watch

As North Korea Provokes, IRD Examines Christianity & National Security

Immigration9/28/2017 6:27:02 AM
"There is so much confusion across the spectrum among Christians about how to address their faith on global statecraft and the deployment of power." -- IRD President and Providence Editor Mark Tooley Contact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, jwalton@TheIRD.org WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- As North Korea tests nuclear weapons and launches missiles in defiance of international sanctions, the Institute on Religion & Source: Institute on Religion & Democracy

Judicial Watch: Court Hearing on Monday, September 11, Regarding Taxpayer Lawsuit over San Francisco's Sanctuary Policy

Immigration9/8/2017 6:50:00 AM
Lawsuit Involves Federal Authority over Immigration PolicyContact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, Sept. 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today announced a court hearing will be held on Monday, September 11, 2017, before Judge Harold A. Kahn regarding Judicial Watch's taxpayer lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessy and the San Francisco Sheriff's Department (SFSD) to prevent the use of taxpayer funds on policies "that prohibit o Source: Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch Statement on Trump Administration Decision to End Obama Era Illegal Alien Amnesty Program

Immigration9/5/2017 9:02:01 AM
'President Trump's decision helps restore the rule of law and constitutional governance'Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, Sept. 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the Trump administration's formal announcement to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. "Judicial Watch applauds the Trump administration's decision to rescind the Obama administratio Source: Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch Statement on U.S. Supreme Court's Travel Ban Decision

Immigration6/26/2017 7:22:02 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, June 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton (photo) issued the following statement in response to today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court concerning President Trump's Executive Order that, among other anti-terrorist measures, temporarily restricts most travel from certain Middle East nations: Today, in a historic decision, every Supreme Court justice agreed for now to reinstate practically Source: Judicial Watch

Just Facts Publishes Trove of Facts about Immigration

Immigration6/19/2017 5:17:04 AM
Contact: James D. Agresti, President, Just Facts, 973-539-5280   CHATHAM, N.J., June 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Just Facts, a non-profit research institute, has published a comprehensive and thoroughly documented trove of facts about immigration.   Immigration is a defining element of the United States, but political agendas, media bias, and personal opinions have sown a minefield of misinformation around this issue. This new research from Just Facts will help you become tru Source: Just Facts

Trump Scores by Okaying Dreamers

Immigration6/16/2017 9:40:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on President Trump's decision to recognize the Dreamers:  President Trump is going to shield from deportation those young people who were brought to the United States illegally by their parents, the so-called Dreamers. He is to be commended for doing so. In the decision announced la Source: Catholic League

Victory: CNN Muslim Host Reza Aslan Fired for Calling President 'Piece of Sh*t'

Immigration6/10/2017 2:57:04 AM
Contact: Randall Terry, 304-289-3700WASHINGTON, June 10, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- "We have used our daily TV show - Voice Of Resistance - to disseminate CNN's contact info, and demand the firing of Reza Aslan. The flood of complaints worked." -- Randall TerryRandall Terry released an expose' of Aslan, showing that Aslan had covered up cases of rape and sexual slavery.See video here "May Aslan drift into obscurity, until he abandons his false religion, and finds his Source: Society for Truth and Justice

Judicial Watch Sues ICE for Information Regarding the Suspension of the Trump Administration's Sanctuary City Reports

Immigration6/7/2017 5:25:03 AM
ICE suspended the weekly publication of these reports after receiving 'complaints'Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5188 WASHINGTON, June 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for all records concerning the suspension of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Declined Detainer Outcome Report. (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department Source: Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Review California In-State Tuition Benefits for Illegal Aliens

Immigration6/1/2017 9:43:04 AM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, June 1, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced it filed a petition to the U.S. Supreme Court over a California Court of Appeals decision allowing the University of California's to provide of $27.1 million in taxpayer funds for non-resident tuition and financial aid to illegal aliens. The petition was filed on May 23, 2017, behalf of Earl De Vries, a legal resident and taxpayer of California (Earl De Vries v Source: Judicial Watch

PJI Asks Supreme Court to Honor U.S. Heritage of Religious Freedom in Asylum Case

Immigration5/30/2017 5:13:05 AM
Contact: Brad Dacus, Pacific Justice Institute, 916-616-4126WASHINGTON, May 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- By invoking the Founding Fathers' sensitivity to the role of religious persecution in early American history, Pacific Justice Institute has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to honor America's heritage of religious freedom for immigrants seeking asylum.PJI filed an amicus curiae ("friend of the court") brief asking the Court to review the ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals fo Source: Pacific Justice Institute