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Court blocks deportations of several Central American families

Court blocks deportations of several Central American families

The nation’s highest immigration court has delayed the deportations of four families out of hundreds of Central American migrant adults and children rounded up in raids over the New Year’s weekend as part of a nationwide effort to combat illegal immigration, according to the families’ lawyers. They expected to win a fifth stay Wednesday.

San Diego County changes 'illegal' to 'undocumented'

San Diego County changes 'illegal' to 'undocumented'

The argument over whether to call people living in the United States without authorization "illegal immigrants" or "undocumented immigrants" has in recent years become much more than just a battle about semantics – it has morphed into where one stands in regard to U.S. immigration policies.

DOJ appealing to Supreme Court on immigration plan

DOJ appealing to Supreme Court on immigration plan

The Justice Department plans to appeal to the Supreme Court in a bid to preserve President Obama's immigration executive actions, after a federal court delivered another blow to the administration's plan.