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,   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

Media Shrinks Analyze Pope Photos

Immigration5/25/2017 5:03:03 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191,   NEW YORK, May 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the media are reacting to photos of the pope with U.S. presidents: International Business Times (IBT) wins the award for the most partisan media outlet reporting on the meeting between President Trump and Pope Francis. It had much competition. "This Photo Sums Up How the P Source: Catholic League

Media Spin Trump-Pope Meeting

Immigration5/24/2017 5:51:05 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191,   NEW YORK, May 24, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the media are spinning the meeting between President Trump and Pope Francis: The first news report I heard this morning on the meeting between the president and the pope was on radio: WCBS said reporters were taking note of the fact that President Trump smiled but Pope Francis Source: Catholic League

Pope Disagreed More with Obama

Immigration5/17/2017 6:03:03 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191,   NEW YORK, May 17, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on Obama's opposition to Pope Francis on key moral issues:  The media spin on how widely Pope Francis disagrees with President Trump is not only exaggerated, it offers no context: the pope had less in common with President Obama, though news reports neglect to say so.Abortion No public policy issue is mo Source: Catholic League

Judicial Watch Obtains Copies of 204 ICE Illegal Alien 'Detainer Requests' Denied by Travis County, Texas Sheriff

Immigration4/5/2017 6:13:02 AM
Illegal Aliens Protected by Sheriff's Department Included Inmates Convicted of 34 Acts of Violence, 14 Thefts/BurglariesContact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, April 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch today announced that it obtained 204 illegal alien Detainer Requests denied to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by the Travis County, Texas, Sheriff's Office. The illegal aliens protected by the Sheriff's Office were charged or convicte Source: Judicial Watch

Carl Anderson Applauds Senate Judiciary Committee's Vote, Calls on Full Senate to Confirm Neil Gorsuch

Immigration4/3/2017 10:22:03 AM
Contact: Rebecca Devine, Communications Specialist, Knights of Columbus, 203-752-4712, NEW HAVEN, Conn., April 3, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Carl A. Anderson, Knights of Columbus chief executive officer and chairman of the board, releases the following and is available for comment: We applaud the vote by the Senate Judiciary Committee to send this highly-qualified judge to the Senate floor, and we now urge every senator to vote to confirm the nomination of Judge Gors Source: Knights of Columbus

Confirm Gorsuch Singing Ensemble at Supreme Court

Immigration3/28/2017 3:00:00 AM
Contact: Eugene Delgaudio, Public Advocate, 703-845-1808,; twitter @eugenedelgaudio WASHINGTON, March 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- On Wednesday, March 29 at 12 noon, the group Public Advocate will sponsor a small singing group titled "The Confirm Gorsuch Ensemble in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. Event: Confirm Gorsuch Singing Ensemble Date: Wednesday March 29 2017 Time: 12 noon to 1 p.m. Where: US Supreme Court, front steps Source: Public Advocate