Daily Immigration News Clips – December 6, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on December 6, 2018.

National

CBS The Department of Justice just took a step to make asylum even more difficult for Central Americans
By KATE SMITH

NBC News Migrants don't bring disease. In fact, they help fight it, report says
By Maggie Fox

Associated Press 81 Migrant Children Separated From Parents Since June

CNN 81 children separated at border since Trump's executive order on dividing families
By Geneva Sands

New York Times Southwest Key, Leading Migrant Shelter Provider, Orders Internal Inquiry
By Kim Barker, Nicholas Kulish and Rebecca R. Ruiz

Associated Press Honduran Woman in Migrant Caravan Gives Birth in US

Washington Post He's a U.S. soldier deployed on the southern border - and an unlawful immigrant
By Alex Horton

The Hill Toddler injured after being dropped from 18-foot border fence
By BRETT SAMUELS

HuffPost Trump Administration Is Turning Child Migrants Away At The Border, Lawyers Say
By Roque Planas, Elise Foley, and Alex Domash

Associated Press Man Avoids Jail Time for Sham Marriage Immigration Schemes

Wall Street Journal Aid for Immigrants on Desert Trek Stirs Religion-Freedom Fight
By Jacob Gershman

Politico 'A big problem': Congress bickers over what makes a border wall
By BURGESS EVERETT and MARIANNE LEVINE

Buzzfeed A Border Patrol Agent Has Been Indicted For Capital Murder In The Deaths Of Four Women
By Adolfo Flores

Associated Press Officials: 12 people who fled traffic stop to be deported

Buzzfeed These Senators Are Demanding That ICE Release The Details On The Death Of A Transgender Detainee
By Adolfo Flores and Hamed Aleaziz

Reuters Migrants Tend to Be Healthier, Live Longer: Study

Reuters Mexico Suggests Work Visas for Central Americans, Wants U.S. to Do Same

New York Times Mexico Once Saw Migration as a U.S. Problem. Now It Needs Answers of Its Own.
By Kirk Semple

The Hill Mexico's new president says relationship with Trump is 'good,' expects immigration talks soon
By EMILY BIRNBAUM

The Hill Same-sex Mexican couple become first newlyweds to have their US marriage recognized by Mexico
By MORGAN GSTALTER

Associated Press AP FACT CHECK: Trump Wrong About Illegal Immigration Costs

CNN Human migration is a pressing public health issue, report says
By Jen Christensen

Bloomberg Here's Where Americans See Some Common Ground on Immigration
By Alexandre Tanzi

PBS New study shows 1 in 6 U.S. health care workers are immigrants
By Laura Santhanam

Forbes (Opinion) Valuable Immigrant-Founded Startups Coming To U.S. Stock Market
By Stuart Anderson

Roll Call (Opinion) 2018 Midterms: A Missed Opportunity for Republicans
By David Winston

Video: Ellis Island - the Golden Door

Local

LAIst LA Has About 40 Immigration Judges. Pending Cases: 74,000 And Growing
By LESLIE BERESTEIN ROJAS

Pacific Standard MEMBERS OF A CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY IN NORTH CAROLINA ARE DEVASTATED AFTER A SANCTUARY DWELLER'S DEPORTATION
By MASSOUD HAYOUN

Boston Herald ICE busts more than 50 illegal immigrants in New England raids
By JOE DWINELL

MassLive Former Western Mass. immigrant rights activist reportedly detained by ICE in Georgia
By Diane Lederman

Colorado Public Radio Denver Courts Part Of DOJ Plan To Expedite Immigration Proceedings
By ALLISON SHERRY

Long Beach Post Long Beach approves legal defense fund to help immigrants facing deportation
By Stephanie Rivera

Spectrum 1 News After Decades of Separation, Two Immigrant Brothers Reunite With Their Father
By ILIANA GUEVARA

Associated Press (Utah) Utah Hate Crime Law Under Scrutiny After Tire Shop Beating

Arizona Republic Asylum changes wanted, not expected as Democrats, GOP share control in incoming Congress
By Ronald J. Hansen

TribTalk (Op-Ed) To Texas Democrats: Choices have consequences
By Julieta Garibay

American Thinker (Op-Ed) Time for an Ellis Island Approach to Immigration
By Brian C. Joondeph

Idaho Press (Op-Ed) Will the President be issuing crystal balls to immigration screeners?
By Jim Jones