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Jessica sits in a family member's apartment in Queens. An undocumented trans woman, Jessica was arrested on prostitution charges in July. The charges were dismissed but she fears the arrest could impede her path to legal immigration status. Photo: Scott Heins for Documented

Surge in Prostitution Related Loitering Charges Affects Undocumented Immigrants

Loitering arrests have gone up more than 180 percent in the first ten months of 2018.

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Early Arrival: ICE Officials Spar with New York Over Murder Case

Friday's Edition of Early Arrival: City Council to Consider Noncitizen Voting — Iranian Student Deported Despite Court Order — Trump Administration Set to Expand Travel Ban

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Early Arrival: Bill Calls for Legal Representation for Immigrant New Yorkers Facing Deportation

Friday's Edition of Early Arrival: Deported Immigration Advocate Files First Amendment Lawsuit — Airline Forces U.S.-Bound Passenger to Take Pregnancy Test — House Committee Calls for MPP Investigation