Daily Immigration News Clips – October 23, 2017

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on October 23, 2017


Talking Points Memo What Trump's DOJ's Numbers Don't Say About Immigration Court Backlog
By Allegra Kirkland

The Atlantic Will DACA Parents Be Forced to Leave Their U.S.-Citizen Children Behind?
By Priscilla Alvarez

Associated Press Medical students in limbo as young immigrant program ends
By Sophia Tareen

Associated Press APNewsBreak: NAACP names new leader for more active future
By Jesse J. Holland

Associated Press Appeals court takes early look at lawsuits in DACA cases

Reuters Tech Companies to Lobby for Immigrant 'Dreamers' to Remain in U.S.
By Salvador Rodriguez and Jeffrey Dastin

The Hill Tech forms new group to lobby for 'Dreamers': report
By Harper Neidig

The Hill Hundreds of colleges write to Congress calling for DACA protections
By Avery Anapol

Washington Post Tens of thousands of Haitian, Central American immigrants could lose protected status
By Nick Miroff

Dallas Morning News How thousands of immigrants with legal status could suddenly be deported
By James Barragan

America, The Jesuit Review U.S. bishops urge Trump administration to extend protected status for Central Americans
By J.D. Long-Garcia

Reuters Federal Judge in Hawaii Expands Block on Trump Travel Ban
By Barbara Goldberg

Washington Post Justice Department files notice of appeal to judge's block of travel ban
By Matt Zapotosky

Associated Press Sessions defends 'sanctuary' ban to sheriff challenging it
By Paul J. Weber

Associated Press Mexico joins legal fight against Texas sanctuary cities law

Associated Press ICE arrest without warrant of man inside house investigated
By Andrew Selsky

Reuters Canada Granting Asylum to U.S. Border Crossers at Higher Rates: Data
By Anna Mehler Paperny

Washington Post Company accused of preying on detained immigrants under federal investigation
By Michael E. Miller

Washington Post Detained immigrant teen asks full appeals court to let her get abortion
By Samantha Schmidt

Associated Press Court, for now, blocks immigrant teen's access to abortion
By Jessica Gresko

Associated Press Q&A: Abortion case involving immigrant teen stirs emotions
By David Crary

New York Times Undocumented 17-Year-Old Must Delay Abortion, Court Rules
By Christina Caron

Wall Street Journal Trump Administration Can Block Teenage Illegal Immigrant's Abortion Till Oct. 31
By Brent Kendall and Laura Meckler

Politico Teen in immigration detention takes abortion fight to full appeals court
By Josh Gerstein and Renuka Rayasam

Associated Press Report: 152 Afghan trainees have gone AWOL in US since 2005
By Robert Burns

NPR 30-Foot Border Wall Prototypes Erected In San Diego Borderlands

Associated Press White Nationalist Undeterred by Boos on Latest College Stop

Associated Press Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive' presidency
By Michael R. Blood

Reuters Three charged in shooting after white nationalist's Florida speech
By Peter Szekely

New York Times U.S.-Turkey Visa Standoff Disrupts Business and Tourism
By Carlotta Gall

New York Times How the California Wildfire Was Falsely Pinned on an Immigrant
By Niraj Chokshi

New York Times McCain in Twilight: An Unfettered Voice Against Trumpism
By Sheryl Gay Stolberg

Washington Post 'The president's wingman': Absent in the West Wing, Bannon stays close to Trump
By Ashley Parker and Philip Rucker

Washington Post The great dealmaker? Lawmakers find Trump to be an untrustworthy negotiator.
By Philip Rucker, Sean Sullivan and Paul Kane

Wall Street Journal Trump Backs Some GOP Senators as Bannon Escalates 'War' on Incumbents
By Michael C. Bender and Janet Hook

Politico California Republicans go gaga for Trump
By David Siders and Carla Maranucci

Politico Bannon rips Bush, Silicon Valley 'lords of technology'
By David Siders and Carla Maranucci

Politico Anti-immigrant forces gain ground in Europe
By Katy O'Donnell

ProPublica Racist, Violent, Unpunished: A White Hate Group's Campaign of Menace
By A.C. Thompson, , Ali Winston and Darwin BondGraham

The Hill In Congress, fears grow about lack of strategy on multiple battlefields
By Rebecca Kheel

New York Times (Editorial) Abortion Ideologues Subvert a Woman's Rights

Washington Post (Editorial) Sessions's plan for immigration courts would undermine their integrity

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Jeff Sessions doesn't care about children seeking asylum
By Michael Kagan

New York Times (Opinion) Hollywood's Diversity Problem and Undocumented Immigrants
By Monica Castillo

New York Times (Opinion) The Democrats in Their Labyrinth
By Ross Douthat

New York Times (Opinion) Texas Pulls Up the Welcome Mat
By Mimi Swartz

Washington Post (Opinion) Faith leaders need to shape up
By Jennifer Rubin

Washington Post (Op-Ed) The Trump Defense Department's green card policy is an insult to immigrants who serve
By Richard Allen Smith

Washington Post (Opinion) The case against special judicial deference in immigration and national security cases
By Ilya Somin

Salon (Op-Ed) Why we must all fight for the Dream Act
By Robert Reich

The Hill (Op-Ed) Trump's rhetoric reflects a shallow understanding of immigration policy
By Kristi De Pena

The Hill (Op-Ed) DOJ closing halfway houses is a terrible idea, Congress must stop it
By Kevin Ring

The Hill (Op-Ed) Americans should commit to creating opportunities for all
By Eric Holder


Associated Press Immigration cases attracting some lawyers for free

Tampa Bay Times Backlog of immigration cases stymies immigrants in Florida
By Tony Marrero and Laura C. Morel

Texas Tribune UT/TT Poll: A hard line on immigration, but not on deporting "Dreamers"
By Ross Ramsey

CT Post (Connecticut) Blumenthal: Halt Immigration Action in Sensitive Locations
By Bill Cummings

KSAT 'Clean Dream Act' has support of former San Antonio mayor
By Jessie Degollado

The Gazette Report: Loss of 'Dreamers' could have $195 million impact in Iowa
By James Q. Lynch

Fronteras Future Of 1,100 Arizonans Uncertain As Government Considers Canceling Temporary Protected Status
By Matthew Casey

Associated Press (Virginia) In Virginia's Trump country, low enthusiasm for Republican
By Alan Suderman

Associated Press (Illinois) Voter advocates push Illinois to exit multistate database
By Sophia Tareen

Washington Post (Virginia) Virginia attorney general candidates go after each other in final debate
By Patricia Sullivan

Washington Post (Virginia) National Democrats are jittery about Va. governor's race
By David Weigel and Ed O'Keefe

Washington Post (Virginia) Obama saw Gillespie's MS-13 ads - and tore into them 'as cynical as politics gets'
By Fenit Nirappil

Yakima Herald (Op-Ed) DACA helped Yakima teen rekindle his dreams
By Amelia Pruiett

Yakima Herald (Op-Ed) DACA: It's people, not a policy position
By Bryan Bohesky