September 24, 2018
Equal Treatment: Public Perceptions of MASA Communities & Implications for Criminal Justice/Immigration Reform
... “national security” will continue to impede meaningful immigration and criminal justice reform. Despite these trends, the issues ... enforcement practices. If you are a funder who cares about criminal justice and/or immigration enforcement, please join us for this ...
July 10, 2019
... seeking refuge demonstrate its expansive vision to restrict immigration at all cost. Children in Detention and Family Separation ... Council. > What can I do? To learn more about funding strategies and opportunities, contact Huong Nguyen-Yap if you ...
Memorandum on Challenges to the Asylum System, Points of Leverage, and Advocates’ Recommendations to Grantmakers
... highlighted that the administration is using the backlog in immigration court case processing  as well as the recent surge of ... (and also note the difficulty in gathering quantitative data about this trend), several noted that there is anecdotal evidence that asylum ...
... ... Do Family Separation and Detention Deter Immigration? ...
... Department of Justice (DOJ) to make criminal prosecution of immigration offenses a “high priority”—even though such cases already ... Jeff Sessions instructed federal prosecutors to make “immigration offenses higher priorities,” target “first-time improper ...
... a port of entry (under temporary injunction). 3 In Immigration Court DOJ strains Immigration Judges with stringent case ... participate and support these efforts. Educating lawmakers about asylum and identifying champions for a more progressive asylum framework ...
... to helping immigrants navigate the complexities of our immigration laws—and often means the difference between gaining or ...
... DHS has the authority to place asylum-seekers directly into immigration court proceedings, it continues to detain mothers and children and ... bear the burden of tracking down their loved ones, worrying about their well-being, and attempting to link their cases. Multiple ...
July 30, 2019
As the Trump Administration Seeks to Remove Families, Due-Process Questions over Rocket Dockets Abound
In targeting migrant families for immigration enforcement, Trump administration officials have defended the operations being carried out by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by saying these individuals have had ... are removable and that they received written notice about the hearing. While at first glance this exceedingly high in ...
Materials: First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
Find all program-related materials for April's Monthly Immigration Policy Call, "First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and ...
July 19, 2018
... foundations, including some that have never supported immigration issues before, have dedicated millions of dollars in ... "We felt a responsibility to step up, even though it took us far beyond the scope of the work Barr traditionally engages in," he said. ...
May 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
First Responders at the Border: The Vital Role and Untapped Potential of a Reception System for Families and Asylum Seekers
... Due to a GCIR board meeting, this edition of our Monthly Immigration Policy Call series has been moved to a Tuesday. Future calls will ... and other needed wrap around services. Please join us for an in-depth conversation with Lindsay Jenkins of the United Nations High ...