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Zaid Nagi, vice-president of the Yemeni American Merchants Association at a cell phone store in the Bronx. Mazin Sidahmed for Documented

The High Cost of the Travel Ban: Yemenis pay Thousands to Reunite Families

As they await a decision from the Supreme Court on the travel ban, Yemenis in New York have been drowning in costs to support their families stranded because of Trump's executive order.

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Neighboring County Sheriffs Differ on How to Detain Immigrants

The Albany County Sheriff and Rensselaer County Sheriff both hold immigrant detainees, but differ in their detention practices. The result: some detainees have lawyers in one facility and don't in the other.

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Early Arrival: ICE Loses in the Children’s Court

Monday's Edition of Early Arrival: NYPD Surveillance Still Largely Targets Muslims – Cheaper Detention Options are no Less Effective – Support for ‘Abolish ICE’ Wavers

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NYPD Continues to Focus Surveillance on Muslims

More than 80 percent of the NYPD's investigations into political activity target Muslim people or organizations, Documented has learned.