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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Immigration Hearings in New York Are Being Rescheduled Without Notice

The sudden changes may imperil detainees seeking to stay in the U.S.

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Early Arrival: New Rules for New Jersey/ICE Interactions Begin

Wednesday’s Edition of Early Arrival: New York Dairy Threatened by Aggressive Immigration Enforcement — Minors Held in Off-the-Books Shelters — SCOTUS Ruling, Venezuela TPS Fight, Beto’s Border Record

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Early Arrival: Trump Administration Loses Juvenile Status Case

Monday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Ulster Co. Sheriff Endorses Immigrant Driver’s Licenses — Southwest Key Runs Dilapidated Charter Schools — National Emergency Persists, Human Rights Irony, Citizenship Question Scope Expands