The Second Circuit appeals court judge had an outsized impact on access to legal services in New York
The incoming administration will have to comply with an order to give immigrants a hearing within 10 days, something that ICE has failed to do for the vast majority of detained immigrants.
Why one immigrant escaping sexual abuse had to fly from Texas to New York City three times to attend immigration courts
Immigration courts are open to the public, but respondents and their attorneys choose whether to allow observers into individual hearings. ICE attorneys apply pressure in the courtroom to get reporters expelled
How the current administration has affected backlogs, the independency of courts and has ordered a massive reopening of old cases
A prosecuting attorney for ICE losing a detainee´s file, immigrants spending more time in jail because the video teleconferencing system malfunctioned, a judge deporting children because they failed to show up to court. The following are some of the negligences we saw after we spent three months in the immigration courts.
The court shutdown has caused immigration judges’ productivity to plummet while ICE is sending new cases and filing motions to reopen cases that were administratively closed in the past
Nonprofits supporting immigrants in immigration court are seeing their contracts slashed due to cuts to the state budget.
We spent a year investigating the impact of Trump's policies on New York's immigration courts. After watching hundreds of hearings a day, here are some details of what we found.
We spent a year investigating the impact of Trump's policies on New York's immigration courts