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Illegal Immigrants’ Constitutional Rights Violated?

A Connecticut federal judge has ordered hearings to determine whether the Constitutional rights of illegal immigrants—some of whom ignored deportation orders—were violated by federal agents who arrested them. The case involves last summer’s arrest of 31 illegal immigrants by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents in the New Haven…

Another “Operation Dollar Bill” Conviction

A federal jury found a hospital executive guilty of bribing a Rhode Island state lawmaker embroiled in a vast political influence peddling scandal that has already led to the imprisonment of two legislators. This week’s conviction is the latest in a lengthy and widespread investigation of ongoing Democratic corruption in…

Clinton’s Shady Fundraiser Sued By SEC

The government agency responsible for enforcing federal securities laws is suing Hillary Clinton’s criminally convicted Chinese fundraiser for operating a $60 million investment scam and giving much of the profits to Democratic candidates, including Barack Obama. Once a fugitive from U.S. justice, New York entrepreneur Norman Hsu is a convicted…

Fla. Congressman Gets Earmarks For Donors

A veteran Florida congressman known for submitting few earmarks has never the less steered millions of federal dollars to a pair of small defense contractors in his district that have donated heavily to his political campaign and that of his brother. Republican Lincoln Diaz-Balart, who has represented south Florida’s 21st…

Calif. Insists U.S. Keep Paying For Illegal Immigrant Services

California’s congressional delegation is asking the federal government to reverse its new policy created to deny illegal immigrants free, taxpayer-financed birth control and family planning services long offered in the state. For nearly a decade California has spent hundreds of millions of dollars a year to provide poor residents with…

Illegal Immigrants Infest Sanctuary City With Crime

The number of serious crimes committed by illegal immigrants is steadily rising in one border-state city that for years has provided sanctuary to those living in the U.S. illegally. The prosecutor in Arizona’s Maricopa County revealed this week that illegal aliens are generating unprecedented crime numbers in his jurisdiction, which…

Al Qaeda Terrorism Convictions Overturned

The terrorism convictions of a Yemeni cleric and an aid who provided Al Qaeda and Hamas with funds and weapons has been overturned by a federal appeals court in New York. The cleric (Mohammed Ali Al-Moayad), who was Osama bin Laden’s spiritual adviser, had been sentenced to 75 years in…

U.S. Sanctuaries Protect Violent Gangs

While federal immigration enforcement has helped cities across the U.S. combat an epidemic of gang violence, those with the most severe cases continue to be seriously infested thanks to sanctuary policies that protect illegal immigrants. A new Department of Justice-funded study reveals that immigration enforcement has drastically reduced gang violence…

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