Lawmakers Hold Hearing On Massachusetts Becoming 'Sanctuary State'Immigrants and advocacy groups plan to press their case to make Massachusetts a so-called sanctuary state.
Lawyers Seek Release Of Boston Man As US Seeks Country To Take HimLawyers in Massachusetts are seeking the release of a man they say is being unlawfully detained by federal immigration officials while they try to find a country to deport him to.
Group Sues Bristol Sheriff For Records On Immigration ProgramA civil rights group has sued a Massachusetts sheriff who joined a federal immigration enforcement program and offered to send inmates to help build President Donald Trump's proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
May Day Rallies Push For 'Sanctuary State' DesignationImmigrants and activists are marking International Workers' Day with marches and rallies in the Boston area.
Sisters Sentenced In $700K Immigration SchemeIndranis Rocheford and Alba Pena, both of Woonsocket, Rhode Island, were each sentenced last week to more than two years behind bars. The sisters were convicted of wire fraud charges in February.
May Day Rallies Push For 'Sanctuary State' DesignationThe "Here to Stay" rallies in Boston, Chelsea and Everett on Monday are also meant to be a call for Massachusetts lawmakers to approve the Safe Communities Act.
Massachusetts Sheriff: Arrest Leaders Of Sanctuary CitiesA Massachusetts law enforcement official testifying before Congress on Tuesday called for leaders of sanctuary cities to be arrested.
Centro: Coming To America - A Community Forum On Immigrant And Refugee RightsOn this edition of Centro, Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks with the President of Alianza Centroamericana Alfonso Hernandez.
Keller @ Large: Talking Sanctuary Cities With Melrose Mayor Rob DolanThere has been a recent push to make Melrose a sanctuary city, where police would be barred from arresting or holding people strictly because of their immigration status.
Teacher: 'I Won't Teach' Undocumented ImmigrantsA teacher has been harshly criticized for sending an email to staff at his school saying he was refusing to teach immigrant students in the U.S. illegally.
Massachusetts Joins Washington's Legal Challenge Of Trump's Revised Travel BanLegal challenges against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban mounted Thursday as Washington state said it would renew its request to block the executive order and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced she would be joining the effort.
NH Doctor, Iranian Wife Reunited At Logan Airport After Travel Ban StayedDr. Omid Moghimi from Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire married his wife, Dorsa, in Iran last year--but she couldn't get into the country until today.