Judicial Watch • Illegal Immigration

12 Years after 9/11 Immigration Plan Offers Security Measures

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L.A. Police Won’t Enforce Safety Law To Help Illegal Aliens

The city of Los Angeles is taking its sanctuary title more seriously than most by ordering police officers to stop enforcing a state public safety law because it creates an “unfair burden” for illegal immigrants. A few weeks ago the mayor, Antonio Villaraigosa, directed the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD)…

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John Doe, et al., v. Maryland State Board of Elections

The Maryland DREAM Act was enacted by the Maryland General Assembly and signed by Governor Martin O’Malley on May 10, 2011. The law makes certain illegal aliens eligible to pay reduced tuition rates at Maryland community colleges and public higher education institutions, including the University of Maryland. The MDPetitions.com petition…

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US Supreme Court brief supporting Arizona’s petition for review of the lawsuit against SB 1070

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Illegal Alien Activists End Challenge to “Sufficiency and Number” of Petitions to Put Maryland DREAM Act to Voter Referendum

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — December 7, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, today announced developments in the MDPetitions.com legal action over whether Maryland voters will have the opportunity to directly consider “tuition benefits” for illegal

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Obama Admin Skews Deportation Figures

The Obama Administration drastically inflated statistics to show that it has deported a record-high number of illegal immigrants with criminal records, according to federal data obtained by a nonprofit university group dedicated to researching the government. The new documents reveal the figure is actually at an all-time low and rapidly…

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U.S. Program Protects Illegal Immigrants From Scams

In the Obama Administration’s latest effort to help illegal aliens, the federal agency created by Congress nearly a century ago to protect American consumers is cracking down on “immigrant service scams” that traditionally target individuals living in the U.S. illegally. The first-of-its-kind program is a joint effort between the Federal…

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U.S. Seals Court Records Of Border Patrol’s Murder

The Obama Administration has abruptly sealed court records containing alarming details of how Mexican drug smugglers murdered a U.S. Border patrol agent with a gun connected to a failed federal experiment that allowed firearms to be smuggled into Mexico. This means information will now be kept from the public as well as…

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Migrant legal Aid Group Under Fed Probe For Misusing Tax Dollars

One of the many community groups that receive large amounts of U.S. taxpayer dollars to represent the interests of illegal immigrant farm workers is under federal investigation for misusing government grants. That public money goes to these types of nonprofits in the first place is outrageous enough. In this particular…

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DHS Launches Obama’s Amnesty Plan

The Obama amnesty plan officially begins this week, according to a mainstream newspaper that obtained internal Homeland Security documents outlining “sweeping changes” in immigration enforcement that will halt the deportation of illegal aliens with no criminal records. Much has been reported about the administration’s intention to implement a stealth

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Senators Tell DHS To Stop Ignoring Illegal Alien Sanctuaries

While the Justice Department focuses on taking action against state laws to combat illegal immigration, a group of U.S. Senators is asking the Obama Administration to stop ignoring local ordinances that undermine federal laws by offering undocumented aliens sanctuary. In battling local immigration control measures nationwide, the DOJ has claimed…

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Judicial Watch Calls on State of Rhode Island to Abandon Unlawful “In-State” Tuition Policy for Illegal Aliens

Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it sent a letter on October 19, 2011, to the Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education (RIBGHE), calling on the State of Rhode Island to abandon a new illegal alien tuition policy impacting…

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Judicial Watch Launches New National Television Advertising Campaign on Illegal Immigration

Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it launched a national television advertising campaign on October 24, 2011 to combat illegal immigration. A key purpose of the campaign is to collect petitions from the American people urging governors of all 50 states,…

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$8.8 Mil To Train Underserved Hispanics For USDA Careers

The federal agency that’s spending huge sums to recruit more food-stamp recipients, transform the inner city diet and track what minority kids eat for lunch is investing millions to train “underserved” Hispanic students to someday work for it. It’s part of the Obama Administration’s ongoing effort to help minorities advance…

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Sturgeon v. Bratton (No. BC-351646) – Special Order 40

How Los Angeles Deals with the Illegal Immigration Problem Special Order 40 is a policy established in Los Angeles in 1979. Special Order 40 prohibits police officers from “initiat(ing) police action with the objective of discovering the alien status of a person.” This prevents officers from inquiring about the immigration…

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Staudenraus v. Spitzer

Driver’s Licenses for Illegal ImmigrantsThis Judicial Watch lawsuit on behalf of a New York taxpayer challenged a plan to provide driver licenses to illegal aliens. The lawsuit was filed in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Suffolk County against then New York Governor Eliot Spitzer over a…

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Moreno v. Bratton (No. BS-108317) – Los Angeles state notification

Filed on behalf of California taxpayer Rudy Moreno, this lawsuit focuses on a California statute related to the communication between the LAPD and federal immigration officials when an individual is arrested for various narcotics offenses. California Health and Safety Code Section 11369 states: Where there is reason to believe that…

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Judicial Watch v. Pasadena Police Department (No. GC-045609) – documents regarding PPD’s illegal alien policies

Judicial Watch filed a lawsuit against the Pasadena Police Department (PPD) and PPD Police Chief Christopher Vicino, to obtain documents related to the department’s alleged illegal alien sanctuary policy. Chief Vicino reportedly indicated that the department prevents his officers from “asking about anybody’s legal status unless it is a matter…

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Judicial Watch v. Department of State (No. 08-1011)

Judicial Watch lawsuit to obtain records regarding communications and contacts between the U.S. Department of State and other entities, including U.S. government agencies and the Government of Mexico, involving Mexican national Osbaldo Aldrete-Davila, who was shot by U.S. Border Patrol Agents Ramos and Compean in a drug-related incident near the…

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Labor (No. 10-1567) – documents regarding the We Can Help program to pay illegal immigrants a “rightful wage”

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Labor to obtain records regarding the We Can Help program which encourages illegal aliens to contact the government for assistance in earning fair wages from employers.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Justice (No. 08-1161) – T & U visas

Judicial Watch lawsuit to obtain records detailing the distribution or allocation of T and U visas, establishing the legal and/or policy basis for alien eligibility for T and/or U visas, and detailing the basis for establishing the number of T and U visas distributed per year, as well as statistical…


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