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U.S. Covers Pervasive Corruption In Immigration Courts


NCLR Funding Skyrockets After Obama Hires Its VP

A Judicial Watch investigation reveals that federal funding for a Mexican La Raza group that for years has raked in millions of taxpayer dollars has skyrocketed since one of its top officials got a job in the Obama White House.The influential and politically-connected National Council of La Raza (NCLR) has long benefitted…


Labor Dept. Protects Central American Migrants

A year after launching a nationwide campaign to protect illegal immigrant workers in the U.S., the Obama Labor Department has entered formal agreements with two foreign countries vowing to preserve the rights of their migrants.Signed this week by the U.S., Guatemala and Nicaragua, the declaration will make it easier to protect the rights of migrants from…


Sheriff Frees “Low-Level” Illegal Alien Criminals

To honor local sanctuary policies the top law enforcement official in a major U.S. county is releasing jailed illegal immigrants, including those flagged by federal authorities for deportation.San Francisco Sheriff Michael Hennessey began freeing illegal alien prisoners a few weeks ago to protest against a federal program (Secure Communities) that requires local


Illegal Immigrant Works Years As Police Officer

In a story that raises questions about how local law enforcement agencies vet candidates to “serve and protect’ communities, an illegal immigrant with a stolen identity spent years as an officer in Alaska’s largest police department.The unbelievable tale is reminiscent of a similar case in Wisconsin a few years ago. An illegal alien used…


Mexican Gang Charged With Terrorizing Blacks

To demonstrate its loyalty to the notoriously violent Mexican Mafia prison gang, an affiliateLatino street organization has worked to cleanse a southern California city of black residents by terrorizing, threatening and intimidating them.Details of the decades-long genocide operation in the Los Angeles County city of Azusa are laid out in a huge grand jury


DOJ Lies About Immigration Courts To Hide Corruption

The Department of Justice distorts figures to hide from Congress pervasive corruption in the nation’s immigration court system, which allows deportable aliens to evade hearings without consequences and more than 1 million removal orders to be ignored.Adding insult to injury, U.S. taxpayers finance the drove of appeals filed by illegal immigrants deported…


Statement by Judicial Watch and its Client AZ State Senate President Russell Pearce on SCOTUS’ Decision to Uphold E-Verify

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton: “This decision will have an enormous impact on states across the country suffering from the scourge of rampant illegal immigration.” Arizona State Senate President Russell Pearce: “This decision ensures that scofflaw businesses that put profits over patriotism can and will be punished.” Contact Information: Press…


U.S. Loses Track Of Millions Who Overstay Visas

Almost a decade after Middle Eastern terrorists with expired visas attacked the U.S., the government has failed to implement a security measure to adequately track foreigners like them who enter the country legally but never leave.As a result nearly half of the nation’s estimated 12 million illegal immigrants actually entered the U.S. legally…


ICE Halts Deportation At ACLU’s Request

In the latest collusion between the Obama Administration and the leftwing American Civil Liberties Union, Homeland Security officials have suspended the scheduled deportation of an illegal immigrant at the ACLU’s request.The move is part of a bigger plan to perhaps eliminate the federal program (Secure Communities) that identified the illegal…


Conn. To Give Illegal Aliens Discounted Tuition

As local governments nationwide craft legislation to curb the devastating impact of illegal immigration, Connecticut is on the verge of passing a law to give undocumented aliens a valuable taxpayer-funded benefit—discount tuition at public colleges and universities.A similar measure actually passed a few years ago but was vetoed by former Republican


Hispanics Will “Live In Fear” If Sanctuary Cities Vanish

Banning sanctuary cities that offer illegal immigrants safe haven is racist and will force millions of Hispanics to “live in fear,” according to Texas lawmakers trying to stop legislation that would outlaw the refuges in their state.Many cities across the Lone Star State have long offered illegal aliens sanctuary by, among other things, forbidding police


34,448 Illegal Immigrants Spared Deportation

In a perplexing development ignored by the mainstream media, the Obama Administration suspended tens of thousands of deportations last year and Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano lied to a Senate committee to cover up the astounding figure.Napolitano told the Senate Judiciary Committee that has oversight over the Department of Homeland…


“Cowardly” To Reverse Illegal Immigrant Tuition Break

New Jersey’s largest newspaper is accusing officials at a public college in Randolph of being“cowardly” and “gutless” for reversing a controversial policy offering illegal immigrants discounted tuition after Judicial Watch challenged it.Amid strong opposition, trustees at the County College of Morris, a two-year school with an enrollment of about 9,000, voted


Cover Up? Judicial Watch Sues DHS for Docs on Investigation of Illegal Alien Charged with Killing Nun in Drunk Driving Accident

FOIA Request Seeks DHS Communications with Obama White House Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — April 20, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on April 14, 2011, against the…


Border Patrol Banned From Top Smuggler Routes

For the third time in a few months a federal report exposes how the U.S. government prioritizes environmental preservation over national security by keeping Border Patrol agents out of wildlife refuges that are heavily transited by Mexican drug and human smugglers.Among them is a popular smugglers’ corridor, the 2,300-acre San Bernardino National Wildlife

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