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State of Texas v. United States of America

Categories: Headlines,Homeland Security,Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations,Supreme Court/courts

http://cases.justia.com/federal/district-courts/texas/txsdce/1:2014cv00254/1225586/145/2.pdf?ts=1424168145

Text of ruling by Judge Andrew Hanen of the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Texas issuing an injunction preventing the implementation of the Obama Administration’s plan to provide legal presence for four million undocumented immigrants.  Pages 101-123  Posted by Justia

 

State of Texas v. United States of America

Categories: Headlines,Homeland Security,Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations,Supreme Court/courts

http://cases.justia.com/federal/district-courts/texas/txsdce/1:2014cv00254/1225586/145/1.pdf?ts=1424168143

Text of ruling by Judge Andrew Hanen of the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Texas issuing an injunction preventing the implementation of the Obama Administration’s plan to provide legal presence for four million undocumented immigrants.  Pages 51-100  Posted by Justia

 

State of Texas v. United States of America

Categories: Headlines,Homeland Security,Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations,Supreme Court/courts

http://cases.justia.com/federal/district-courts/texas/txsdce/1:2014cv00254/1225586/145/0.pdf?ts=1424168140

Text of ruling by Judge Andrew Hanen of the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Texas issuing an injunction preventing the implementation of the Obama Administration’s plan to provide legal presence for four million undocumented immigrants.  First 50 pages.  Posted by Justia

 

Alien Removals and Returns: Overview and Trends

Categories: Homeland Security,Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations,Statistics

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/homesec/R43892.pdf

Examines the process of alien removals and offers statistics on removals and returns.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists

 

Report of the United States of America Submitted to the U. N. High Commissioner for Human Rights in Conjunction with the Universal Periodic Review

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Crime/Justice,Immigration/Migration,Labor/Employment,United Nations

http://www.state.gov/documents/organization/237460.pdf

Report submitted every four years to the United Nations to report on human rights record in the reporting country.    From the State Department

 

Undocumented Migrant Children in the EU

Categories: Children,Civil/Human Rights,European Union,Immigration/Migration

http://epthinktank.eu/2014/12/17/undocumented-migrant-children-in-the-eu-2/

Surveys the current legal and practical situation of migrant children in countries of the European Union and offers recommendations on “improving the coherence between migration policies and moral issues.”  From the European Parliamentary Research Service

 

How Changes in Immigration Policy Might Affect the Federal Budget

Categories: Govt Finance,Immigration/Migration,Taxes,Welfare/Social Services

http://www.cbo.gov/sites/default/files/cbofiles/attachments/49868-Immigration.pdf

Covers the demographic and labor force characteristics of immigrants and how proposals to change the immigration system would affect the federal budget through benefits and taxes related to noncitizens.  From the Congressional Budget Office

 

The President’s Immigration Accountability Executive Action of November 20, 2014: Overview and Issues

Categories: Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations,Presidency

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/homesec/R43852.pdf

Describes the variety of executive methods used and the initiatives launched by President Obama for reform of immigration policies.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists

 

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