Emelia Acheampong and husband Nana Yartel survived last year's devastating fire at 2363 Prospect Ave. (seen in background), in the Bronx's Belmont neighborhood. They now live in another apartment nearby.Vera Haller for Documented

A Tragic Fire in the Bronx Brings Together an Immigrant Community

Thirteen people were killed a year ago, many of them immigrants from Ghana

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Early Arrival: 5-Year Immigration Detention in Batavia Raises Constitutional Concerns

Wednesday's edition of Early Arrival: Ongoing Government Shutdown Affects New York Immigration Cases — The Immigration Consequences of Marijuana — Census 2020, Trump mocks going to court dates, Gillibrand Running, Hardliner Barr

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In ICE’s Arsenal: Cannabis Convictions

For immigrants, including those who came to the US legally, even a misdemeanor can trigger the harshest possible consequences

Thousands of Immigration Cases Are on Hold Due to the Government Shutdown

The budget impasse over Trump’s wall may create a crisis in the nation’s immigration courts