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ICE official tells Denver Mayor Michael Hancock that courthouse arrests will continue

A federal immigration official responded to Denver leaders’ letter asking agents to back off arrests in courthouse, near schools
Denver Post
Friday, June 9, 2017
Colorado News

In a matter-of-fact letter to Mayor Michael Hancock, a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement official states that his agents will continue searching for suspects at Denver’s courthouses, against local officials’ request they stop ...


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Denver approves local sentencing changes aimed at helping immigrants avoid deportation

Treason ... shall be incapable of holding any office under the United States -18 U.S. Code § 2381
Denver Post
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Colorado News

Denver’s bid to reform low-level city court sentences by lessening some maximum penalties in a way that could help immigrants avoid deportation won approval Monday night from the City Council.

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WMOT Roots radio / NPR
Saturday, May 13, 2017
National News

In the immediate aftermath of President Trump's victory in November, numerous liberal mayors and police chiefs across the country affirmed their commitment to making their cities sanctuaries for unauthorized immigrants [illegal aliens]...

Deportation fears change court process in Denver, city allowing mail-in pleas

Pilot program is underway in traffic court
From the article: The city attorney is also working on a series of sentencing reforms that could keep some people from being deported.
The Denver Channel
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Colorado News

Fears of deportation kept many people from showing up to court and prompted a policy change allowing some to skip certain hearings.

Denver is now allowing people to mail in a plea for traffic court ...

ICE: Courthouses Not Off-Limits For Arresting Suspected Illegal Immigrants

From the news: Denver Mayor Hancock, the city council, and Denver Public Schools last month wrote a letter to ICE asking them to respect sensitive locations-According to a release, ICE honors areas deemed sensitive, but a courthouse is not one of them.
CBS 4
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Colorado News

 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is defending arrests caught on camera at the Denver Lindsey-Flanagan Courthouse.

ICE says the man had received final deportation orders five years ago and had two misdemeanor convictions. But it’s the place where it occurred that has immigration attorneys upset.

Giving driver's licenses to those here illegally transformed many lives. Then came Trump

Last year, under Obama: Vermont DMV employees regularly provided unsolicited notice to ICE agents when they suspected fraudulent documents... ICE also checked for information re driver's privilege cards...
LA Times
Saturday, April 22, 2017
National News

Leticia Aceves remembers the fear of that first drive alone.

She was pregnant and in the country illegally with no driver’s license, and little grasp of English or California’s traffic laws. She had a doctor’s appointment, so she drove her Volkswagen on side streets ...

ICE makes 26 arrests in Colorado, Wyoming sting

9 news KUSA
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Colorado News

Twenty six people who are in the U.S. illegally were arrested in Colorado and Wyoming over the weekend as part of a four-day operation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. ...

ICE report targets 'uncooperative' cities in Colorado; local agencies say they're in line with law

The Denver Channel
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Colorado News

Several Colorado agencies are named in the first weekly report issued by federal immigration authorities that documents where undocumented immigrants committed crimes and which local law enforcement agencies allegedly failed to comply with immigration detainers.

Sanctuary in the age of President Trump? It's tricky and risky

From the article "In the 1980s, several church leaders around the country were prosecuted under federal law for offering sanctuary..."
Orange County Register
Sunday, March 19, 2017
National News

Rev. Francisco Garcia, Jr. knows how difficult it can be for an immigrant to endure church-offered sanctuary.

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