Council Passes Bill Stopping Howard County From Housing ICE Detainees; Calvin Ball Plans To VetoThe Howard County Council on Monday passed a bill that would stop the county from housing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainees, but County Executive Calvin Ball has pledged to veto it.
Howard County Department Of Corrections Updates ICE Policy To Only Hold ICE Detainees Convicted Of Crime Of ViolenceThe Howard County Department of Corrections will be applying an updated policy to only hold ICE detainees at the Howard County Detention Center who have been convicted of a crime of violence as defined in Md. Criminal Law Code Annotated section 14-101.
Zhiyang Yang Charged With Bribing Public Official To Get Permanent Resident CardA 60-year-old man in the U.S. illegally was indicted this week on federal charges for allegedly bribing an immigration official to get a permanent resident card that would show he has legal status to remain in the country, the justice department said.
Demetrio Ignacio-Flores, In U.S. Illegally, Arrested In Virginia For Wife's Murder In MexicoA 38-year-old man who was in the U.S. illegally was arrested in Virginia Thursday for allegedly murdering his wife in Mexico, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials said.
ICE Reverses Plan To Deport Foreign Students Taking Online-Only Courses This FallThe Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded guidance issued by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) earlier this month that would have prohibited foreign students from taking online-only coursework in the fall.
'We're Absolutely Being Targeted' | Universities Oppose Trump Administration Rule Requiring International Students To Take In-Person Classes Amid PandemicInternational students attending schools in America may have to leave the country for the upcoming fall semester amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Frederick County Sheriff's Office Implements New Policies For U.S. Immigration And Customs Enforcement Related CasesA civil rights case in Frederick County is forcing the sheriff's office to reevaluate how they work with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
14 US Attorneys General, Including Frosh, File Brief Calling For End To Immigration Arrests At State CourthousesMore than a dozen attorneys general, including Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh, have filed a brief in a case out of Massachusetts that stops federal immigration arrests from happening in or around state courthouses without a warrant or court order.
Judge Sides With Couples Suing Feds Over Marriage InterviewsA federal judge in Maryland has banned immigration officials from arresting, detaining and deporting immigrants who are seeking legal status based on their marriages to U.S. citizens.
Md. State Senators Reintroduce Bill Requiring Local Officials To Honor ICE DetainersA group of Maryland senators has re-introduced legislation that would require local officials to honor federal immigration detainers and provide at least three days' notice before a person is released from a local correctional facility.
Nigerian Man Dies While In ICE Custody In MarylandA Nigerian man in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody in Maryland died Saturday morning, the agency said Monday.
Maryland Weather: Freezing Rain Might Lead To Ice Problem OvernightJust enough snow moved in this morning to force many school districts around Maryland to delay or close.
Prince George's County Votes To Ban Local Agencies From Engaging In Immigration EnforcementThe Prince George's County Council unanimously voted to pass the Act Concerning Community Inclusiveness.
ICE Arrests Guatemalan Man Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Minor In MarylandU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials Tuesday arrested a Guatemalan man charged with sexually abusing a minor in Montgomery County.
Suit Says Feds Using Immigration Marriage Interviews As TrapAlyse and Elmer Sanchez were thrilled when they survived their "green card" interview, a crucial step in obtaining lawful status in the United States. She texted her family from the immigration office as relief washed over her: The officer had agreed that their marriage is legitimate.