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: New York Farmworkers Win Right to Organize

Friday’s Edition of Early Arrival: New Jersey Places New Requirements on ICE in Courthouses — 6th Migrant Child Died in Federal Custody Last Year — Trump Pushes for Border Contractor, Pentagon to Construct Tent Cities, Congresswoman Says Deaths of Children ‘Intentional’

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Early Arrival: New Judges Under Pressure in New York City’s Immigration Court

Wednesday’s Edition of Early Arrival: City and State Investigate Medallion Industry — 5th Migrant Child Dies in Government Custody — New Immigration ‘Czar,’ Kobach’s Demands

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Early Arrival: Taxi Medallion Market was Artificially Inflated Before it Burst

Monday’s Edition of Early Arrival: Advocates Call for More Immigrant Program Funding — More Americans are Moving to Mexico — Stephen Miller Spars with DHS Secretary