Facing South Florida: Immigration Reform President Barack Obama moves forward with his executive action to extend protection to about 5 million individuals in the country illegally. Jim focuses on what it all means in a discussion with Cheryl Little, the executive director of Americans for Immigration Justice.
Archdiocese Holds Press Conference On Undocumented Minors As more children cross the border into the United States, the court system is trying to handle the influx of unaccompanied minors, but a plan to speed up the immigration hearing process has some religious leaders and advocates concerned.
Florida Health Dept.: Surprised By Immigrant Arrivals Thousands of unaccompanied minors who are crossing the border with no families are being housed in border states but soon South Florida could be seeing a similar situation.
Funeral Set For Victim Of Capsized Boat One of the victims on board when a boat capsized off the coast of Miami earlier this month will be laid to rest Saturday.
Family & Friends Of Migrants Seek Answers After Boat Capsizes Off MiamiFour people are dead, eleven others rescued by U.S. Coast Guard crews after they were found clinging to the hull of an overturned boat seven miles east of Miami.
Experts Warn Of Deferred-Action ScammersImmigration experts estimate nearly 70,000 South Floridians qualify for the President’s Deferred Action plan, allowing illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children to work and study for two years.
Supreme Court Overturns Most Of Ariz. Immigration LawThe state of Arizona won't be sending passels of people south of the border using its tough, controversial immigration law. The United States Supreme Court on Monday struck down much of the law that had permitted lawmen to detain people who even looked like they might be in the country illegally.
Student Finds U.S. Immigration Laws Tough To NavigateThe North Miami High School Valedictorian fighting to stay in the United States has hired a new attorney.
Fear Keeps Many In Miami From Reporting Child AbuseFear of government intervention in Miami-Dade’s heavily Hispanic and Haitian communities has led to the county having one of the lowest rates, among Florida’s larger counties, for calls to the state’s child abuse hotline.
Advocates Denounce State Immigration Reform BillsWith just about three weeks to go before the Florida legislative session wraps up, immigrant advocates in South Florida are trying to get the word out that a pair of immigration bills which have yet to come up for a vote could have devastating effects on Florida if passed.
Haitian Children and Parents Still In Limbo A Year After QuakeThe tears offer mute testimony for Fritz and Mary and their two young daughters. The family sat down at the Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center in Miami Wednesday.