Federal Court Rejects Trump Administration's Claim That Courts Have No Power to Review Deportation of IraqisJuly 12, 2017
DETROIT – Last night, Judge Goldsmith ruled federal courts have jurisdiction to delay deportations of Iraqi nationals during a review of removal orders.
“A huge sigh of relief was heard throughout the Iraqi-American community last night...
ACLU Commends Grand Rapids Police Decision to End Trespass Policy That Led to Disproportionate Arrest of African-AmericansJune 29, 2017
The ACLU is hailing a recent decision by the Grand Rapids Police Department to end a policy that permitted police officers to arrest innocent people for trespassing at local businesses during operating hours—even when business owners didn’t ask...
June 27, 2017
The federal court that blocked the immediate deportation of Iraqi nationals in Michigan last week today extended its order nationwide.
June 22, 2017
Update: On June 24, the ACLU of Michigan filed an amended complaint to turn the Michigan case into a nationwide class action on behalf of all Iraqi nationals who face deportation. Additionally, The ACLU of Michigan filed a motion asking the...
June 15, 2017
The ACLU filed a class-action lawsuit today to immediately stop federal immigration officials from deporting more than 100 Iraqi nationals rounded up in raids by federal agents last weekend, arguing that it is illegal to deport the detainees...