Immigration

Federal Court Blocks Immediate Deportation of Iraqi Nationals

Federal Court Blocks Immediate Deportation of Iraqi Nationals

2017-06-22 00:00:00

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 judge to extend his order nationwide in order to ensure that ICE does not deport individuals who will face persecution, torture or death in Iraq.

ACLU, Nearly 300 Michigan Attorneys Urge ICE to End Immigration Arrests at Courthouses

ACLU, Nearly 300 Michigan Attorneys Urge ICE to End Immigration Arrests at Courthouses

2017-06-01 00:00:00

Nearly 300 Michigan attorneys and 20 Michigan legal organizations, including the ACLU of Michigan, called Thursday for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to stop its growing practice of arresting individuals in and around courthouses, warning that the arrests would undermine immigrants’ willingness to report crimes and unfairly limit their access to the justice system.

ACLU, ACRL Return To Court In Continuing Effort To Compel The White House To Produce Giuliani Commission Memo About Muslim Ban

ACLU, ACRL Return To Court In Continuing Effort To Compel The White House To Produce Giuliani Commission Memo About Muslim Ban

2017-05-26 00:00:00

As part of an ongoing attempt to expose the true intentions behind President Trump’s Muslim ban, the ACLU of Michigan, the Arab American Civil Rights League (ACRL) and others filed a motion to compel the White House to turn over a memo from a commission established by Rudolph Giuliani prior to the election to look into ways of legalizing the ban.

ACLU of Michigan Files FOIA on Execution of Trump’s Immigration Ban

ACLU of Michigan Files FOIA on Execution of Trump’s Immigration Ban

2017-02-02 00:00:00

WASHINGTON — The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan filed a FOIA request today with its local U.S. Customs and Border Protection office to expose how Trump administration officials are interpreting and executing the president’s unconstitutional immigration ban, acting in violation of federal courts that ordered a stay on the ban’s implementation.

Immigration Reform 2014: Keep America Beautiful by Keeping Families Together

Immigration Reform 2014: Keep America Beautiful by Keeping Families Together

2014-02-05 00:00:00

Jose Luis Sanchez-Ronquillo is a devoted husband and father to two young children. For 16 years, he has worked hard at the same job and was recently promoted to a manager position. Jose has no criminal record. In fact, he's a beloved member of his Ann Arbor neighborhood

Michigan Reverses Policy, Issues Driver's Licenses to DREAMers

Michigan Reverses Policy, Issues Driver's Licenses to DREAMers

2013-02-01 00:00:00

DETROIT – A coalition of civil rights organizations welcomed the Michigan Secretary of State’s decision today to drop an unlawful policy that prevented young immigrants brought to the country as children – commonly known as DREAMers – from receiving driver’s licenses and identification cards in the state.

DREAMers Challenge Michigan's Policy Denying Driver's Licenses

DREAMers Challenge Michigan's Policy Denying Driver's Licenses

2012-12-19 00:00:00

DETROIT – Three young immigrants and One Michigan, a youth-led organization that advocates on behalf of immigrants, filed a lawsuit today challenging the state’s policy of denying driver’s licenses to immigrant youth whom the federal government has allowed to stay and work in the country.

Plaintiff Leen Nour El-Zayat, a third-year pre-medical student at Wayne State University, said she worries about continuing her studies and accepting a job if she cannot drive to school or work.

DETROIT – A coalition of civil rights organizations welcomed the Michigan Secretary of State’s decision today to drop an unlawful policy that prevented young...
DETROIT – Three young immigrants and One Michigan, a youth-led organization that advocates on behalf of immigrants, filed a lawsuit today challenging the state...
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June 27, 2017 Immigration, Iraq, ICE, Due Process
The federal court that blocked the immediate deportation of Iraqi nationals in Michigan last week today extended its order nationwide.   Read the decision....
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...
Nearly 300 Michigan attorneys and 20 Michigan legal organizations, including the ACLU of Michigan, called Thursday for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE...
As part of an ongoing attempt to expose the true intentions behind President Trump’s Muslim ban, the ACLU of Michigan, the Arab American Civil Rights League (...
February 02, 2017 FOIA, Immigration, immigration ban
WASHINGTON — The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan filed a FOIA request today with its local U.S. Customs and Border Protection office to expose how...
DETROIT – A coalition of civil rights organizations welcomed the Michigan Secretary of State’s decision today to drop an unlawful policy that prevented young...
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