Under Obama, Immigration and Customs Enforcement highlighted stats that those arrested at the border were criminals. Most had broken only immigration laws.
Those who have crossed the border to the U.S. are readying any documentation they may have to combat the Trump administration's deportation threats.
Meanwhile, the ACLU has filed a lawsuit seeking to stop the government from making mass arrests.
Rather than mass arrests, the ACLU says the undocumented immigrants are entitled to due process.
Decriminalization of border violations and deprivatizaton of the immigrant detention system are rapidly becoming Democratic consensus positions.
Six people were arrested after they tried to get the former vice president to acknowledge the harm done by the Obama deportation machine.
The "Top Chef" host used her Independence Day dish to send a message about migrants being held on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Scott Warren could be retried on charges of "harboring" two undocumented migrants in Arizona after his first trial ended last month in a hung jury.
Lawyers say the 33-year-old has been vomiting and is dehydrated. She's been hospitalized twice for stomach infections since being in detention in New Jersey.
The former vice president and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate has unveiled his immigration policy outline.
The two spoke by phone and then Trump announced the delay.
Officials in major cities are taking a stand against President Trump's threats for mass deportation in order to protect their immigrant residents.
The president also suggested in a tweet that Guatemala was "getting ready to sign" a safe third-country agreement with the U.S.
The law prohibits local governments from enacting "sanctuary" polices that protect undocumented immigrants from deportation
The 5% tax on all Mexican goods was supposed to begin Monday, but Trump reached an agreement with Mexico to reduce illegal immigration.
The ACLU is arguing in court that parents separated from their children and pressured into deportations deserve another shot at asylum.
The CNN host warned "we will all be responsible for what may happen on our watch" as he torched both sides of Congress for their failure to act.
The ELCA joined forces with local immigrant advocacy groups to try to stop Betty Rendón-Madrid's deportation — but their efforts proved futile.
Adnan Asif Parveen is married to a U.S. citizen, held a valid work authorization and had a pending green card application.
Rev. Betty Rendón, who works part-time at Emaus ELCA in Racine, Wisconsin, was arrested in a raid on her home.