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Dreamers Win Round in Legal Battle to Keep DACA

On November 8, 2018, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a nationwide injunction preventing the Trump administration from ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Read the New York Times Article 

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Rapid Response Hotline If You See ICE

Alameda County Immigration Legal and Education Partnership (ACILEP) Launches the ICE Activity Rapid Response and Legal Services Hotline: View/print the poster in Spanish and English Información en Español ACILEP’s ICE Activity Hotline: 510-241-4011

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Undocumented programs offer students a lifeline

In the hours following the Trump Administration’s announcement that it would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, students shared immediate and practical concerns: Were they at risk of being deported to a country they had little or no memory of? Would they lose the ability to do work-study or hold side jobs […]

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UC won’t assist federal agents

“The University of California announced sweeping actions Wednesday to protect its students who came into the country illegally, saying it would refuse to assist federal immigration agents, turn over confidential records without court orders or supply information for any national registry based on race, national origin or religion.” Read the full LA Times article.

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Valedictorians Cause Commotion by Declaring Undocumented Status

Two Texas valedictorians caused a stir last week by declaring their Undocumented status. “When Mayte Lara Ibarra, the valedictorian of her high school’s graduating class, revealed her plans to attend the University of Texas at Austin on a scholarship, she did what any graduate would do: She shared her excitement on social media. Ms. Lara […]