5 Fast Facts on Federal Immigration Jails

October 24th, 2017

While the Trump administration tries (and fails) to ban certain Muslims from entering the US, the government is actively working at home to lock-up the immigrants already here.

In the last 9 months, ICE has arrested nearly 100,000 people suspected of being deportable from the United States: a 43% increase over the same period under Obama.

NYIC: Statement on Garza v. Hargan

October 20th, 2017

Today October 20th, 2017 the U.S. Court of Appeals in the Second Circuit of D.C heard arguments in Garza v. Hargan.

Camille Mackler, Director of Immigration Legal Policy, responded with the following statement:

“This administration is not only targeting immigrants for deportation, but now depriving them of basic personal liberties.

New York Immigration Coalition Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

October 18th, 2017

For Immediate Release

October 18, 2017

Press Contact: [email protected]

*Press Statement*

New York Immigration Coalition Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

New York, NY – Last night, the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) celebrated its 30th anniversary honoring Preet Bharara, Maria Elena Durazo, general vice president of UNITE HERE and the Arab American Association of New York.

New York Immigration Coalition Rallies in D.C. Against Muslim Ban 3.0

October 18th, 2017

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, October 18th 2017

Press Contact: [email protected]

*Press Statement*

New York Immigration Coalition Rallies in D.C. Against Muslim Ban 3.0

Washington D.C.– Today, the New York Immigration Coalition, alongside Linda Sarsour and the Women’s March, rallied near the White House to protest President Donald Trump’s revised Muslim and refugee ban.

BREAKING: NYIC Responds to TRO on Trump’s Muslim Ban

October 17th, 2017

For Immediate Release

October 17, 2017

Press Contact: Siobhan Dingwall, [email protected], 510-685-6608

*Press Statement*

BREAKING: NYIC Responds to TRO on Trump's Muslim Ban

In response to breaking news that a federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order on the Trump administration's renewed ban on travel from Muslim majority nations, the New York Immigration Coalition Executive Director, Steve Choi, issued the following statement:

"A federal judge just stopped the Trump administration with a temporary restraining order on Muslim Ban 3.0 - confirming yet again, that it is un-American to discriminate against people based on race or religion.

NYIC and Partners Announce Lawsuit Challenging Government’s Failure to Disclose Information Regarding Border Patrol

October 17th, 2017

For Immediate Release

October 17, 2017

Press Contact: Siobhan Dingwall, [email protected], 510-685-6608

*Press Release

NYIC and Partners Announce Lawsuit Challenging Government’s Failure to Disclose Information Regarding Border Patrol

The New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) announced a suit today against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for their failure to disclose records concerning U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents acting as interpreters for other law enforcement agencies.

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