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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: Judge Questions Evidence in ICE Gang Cases

Monday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Cuomo and Jacobs Discourage Support for Green Light Bill — 7-Year-Old Found Dead in the Desert — ‘Border Czar’ Caught By Surprise

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Early Arrival: Driver’s License Bill Passes Assembly

Friday’s Edition of Early Arrival: NY, NJ Undocumented Populations Shrink — Migrants Still Being Kept Under a Bridge — Trump Combats Census Probe, Harris’ Dreamer Proposal

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Early Arrival: NJ County Defies Attorney General’s ‘Immigration Trust Directive’

Wednesday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Supporters of Detained Somali Asylum Seeker Gather Outside NJ Detention Center — Juror Deadlock in Immigration Advocate Trial Leads to a Mistrial — Immigration Hardliner Named Acting USCIS Director