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Obama Spurns GOP With Expansive Immigration Orders

Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on “felons, not families.”

11/20/2014

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145 Arrested At Protest Against U.S. Deportations

U.S. Park Police say 145 people were arrested during a protest against U.S. deportations of migrants in the country illegally in a rally outside the White House.

08/28/2014

On Apr. 23, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed a controversial bill empowering law enforcement to stop people suspected of being illegal aliens. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Immigration Advocates Work To Keep Children In U.S.

Border battle. Tens of thousands of children illegally crossing the border into the United States. Monday, immigration advocates rallied to allow the children to stay in the country—this, as the White House says it is likely most will be deported.

07/07/2014

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Md. Won’t Automatically Hold Immigrants For Feds

Maryland’s governor says a state jail in Baltimore will no longer automatically comply with federal requests to hold immigrants past their release date for possible deportation.

04/21/2014

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Haitian Man Convicted Of Sex Assaults Deported

Immigration officials say a Haitian national convicted of two sexual assaults in Salisbury has been deported.

12/18/2013

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U.S. Government Launches New Immigration Program

A dream becoming reality. Massive crowds of young illegal immigrants gathered to sign up for a new program allowing them to stay in the US for two years. It’s a program that’s come under fire.

08/15/2012

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Rawlings-Blake Opposes New Immigration Enforcement Program

Despite protests from city leaders nationwide, a controversial immigration enforcement program comes to Baltimore. It started Tuesday and Baltimore’s mayor is speaking out against it.

02/22/2012

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More Than 1,600 Deportation Cases Set To Be Closed

The Obama administration has recommended canceling deportation proceedings for more than 1,600 illegal immigrants in Denver and Baltimore not considered a national security or public threat, a DHS official said Thursday.

01/20/2012

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Family Holds Rally To Keep Grandmother From Being Deported

A grandmother of four is in danger of being deported back to Mexico after living in Hagerstown for the last six years. Now her family is rallying.

01/18/2012

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Immigration Courtrooms Silent During ICE Review

In a trial of a politically divisive program, U.S. prosecutors in Denver and Baltimore are reviewing thousands of deportation cases to determine which illegal immigrants might stay in the country — perhaps indefinitely — so officials can reduce an overwhelming backlog by focusing mainly on detainees with criminal backgrounds or who are deemed threats to national security.

01/16/2012

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Md. Murder Suspect Sentenced In Immigration Case

The suspect in the slaying of a Frederick restaurant manager has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for violating a deportation order.

11/30/2011

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Deportation Stayed In Md. Race Bias Case

A lawyer for a Salvadoran woman suing two Frederick County sheriff’s deputies for race discrimination says her client’s deportation has been delayed.

10/05/2011

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