Judicial Watch • Illegal Immigration

Obama Gives Illegal Aliens Happy New Year

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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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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 11-804) – communications between USCIS and Congress regarding backdoor amnesty

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to obtain information about efforts to enact backdoor amnesty, specifically communications between United States Customs and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Alejandro Mayorkas and David Shahoulian. The agency responded that they did not

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 10-301) – S Visas

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Obama Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to obtain information regarding the Obama administration’s distribution of S Visas. S Visas are granted to alien informants who help U.S. law enforcement officers to investigate and prosecute criminal and terrorist activities.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 09-1799) – documents regarding changes to immigration policy 287(g).

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for all records related to the government’s decision to reform 287(g), a federal program that trains local law enforcement officers in illegal immigration enforcement techniques.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 09-151) – records on cease & desist order for alien fugitive apprehensions

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to obtain documents regarding a “cease-and-desist” order on fugitive apprehensions. Following the production of documents, the case was closed in April 2010.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 09-150) – 2008 mexican border incursion reports

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the Customs and Border Patrol to obtain documents relating to incidents and incursions along the U.S.-Mexico border during 2008.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 08-2133)

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the Customs and Border Patrol to obtain video from cameras placed along the U.S.-Mexico border in El Paso, Texas.

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Judicial Watch v. Department of Homeland Security (No. 08-1723) – border fence records

Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) to obtain documents regarding the land in Texas which had been examined for construction of the proposed border fence.

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Judicial Watch v. DC Metro Police Department

Filed to obtain records regarding D.C. Police policies and procedures pertaining to illegal aliens and enforcement of federal immigration laws.

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Judicial Watch v. Chicago Police Department

Judicial Watch filed a lawsuit to force compliance with a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request regarding Chicago Police Department illegal alien “sanctuary” policies.

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Garcia v. City of Laguna Beach (No. 06-CC-10595) – day labor center

Judicial Watch filed a lawsuit in the Orange County Superior Court against the City of Laguna Beach for spending taxpayer funds to operate the Laguna Day Worker Center, a day laborer site that helps illegal aliens find jobs and provides other public benefits, including English language instruction. The lawsuit was…

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Canyon County v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc

This Judicial Watch lawsuit is on behalf of an Idaho county seeking to recover costs it has expended providing services to illegal aliens. Canyon County sued four large employers for knowingly hiring many illegal aliens who, during their employment, committed crimes in the County, thereby costing the County money for…

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

Illegal Alien At Center Of JW Probe Guilty Of Murder

An illegal immigrant at the center of a Judicial Watch investigation has been convicted of murder in the drunk-driving accident that killed a Benedictine nun and critically injured two others in the Washington Metropolitan area last year. Despite an extensive criminal history, the Bolivian man (Carlos Martinelly-Montano) had been released…

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Mexican “Narco-refugees” Seek Political Asylum In U.S.

Overshadowed by the heated issue of illegal immigration is the equally serious national security challenge created by a growing number of Mexicans seeking political asylum in the United States to escape escalating drug-cartel violence in their country. The movement started in 2006, when Mexican President Felipe Calderon declared war on…

PRESS RELEASE

Court: MDPetitions.com Can Intervene in Lawsuit to Keep DREAM Act Referendum on Ballot

Judicial Watch Represents Group in Legal Battle against Illegal Alien Advocates over “In State Tuition” Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — October 27, 2011Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, today announced new developments in the MDPetitions.com

PRESS RELEASE

Press Conference on MD Illegal Alien Tuition Benefits with Delegates Neil Parrott & Pat McDonough, Leaders of MDPetitions.com

Voter Referendum Leaders Continue Historic Effort and Court Battle to Bring “In-State Tuition” for Illegal Aliens to Voters on Election Day, 2012 Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — October 26, 2011 Update: Oct 26, 2011, 2:31 p.m. – event location changed due to weather forecast Judicial…


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