Amy Taxin
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Erosion of immigrant protections began with Trump inaugural
by Amy Taxin - June 18, 2018 - 1:20am
The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the US-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken the immigration...
US May Day immigration protests target Trump, fall elections
by Amy Taxin - May 2, 2018 - 2:05am
Immigrants say President Donald Trump's administration has become almost everything they feared, but while they rally across the United States on May Day, their focus is less on huge turnout yesterday than on the...
US immigrants sue over Trump's end of deportation protection
by Amy Taxin - September 19, 2017 - 12:45am
Six immigrants brought to the United States as children who became teachers, graduate students and a lawyer sued the Trump administration on Monday over its decision to end a program shielding them from deporta...
For Iranian-Americans, Trump travel ban keeps families apart
by Amy Taxin - July 1, 2017 - 9:44pm
Weddings have been moved and family visits delayed.
Iranian Americans feel stuck, confused, afraid of travel ban
by Amy Taxin - February 6, 2017 - 8:00am
Iranian-American supermarket supervisor Alan Tahmasebi voted for Donald Trump last year, hoping a businessman would be more trustworthy than a politician.
Brazilian UFC fighter Cris 'Cyborg' becomes US citizen
by Amy Taxin - December 14, 2016 - 10:24am
Brazilian UFC fighter Cris "Cyborg" Justino became a US citizen during a naturalization ceremony Tuesday.
Brazilian UFC fighter Cris 'Cyborg' becomes US citizen
by Amy Taxin - December 14, 2016 - 4:00am
Brazilian UFC fighter Cris "Cyborg" Justino became a US citizen during a naturalization ceremony yesterday.
Agents target industry helping Chinese women have US babies
by Amy Taxin - March 4, 2015 - 10:25am
Here's a different kind of "tourism."
9 measles cases linked to Disney theme parks in California
by Amy Taxin - January 8, 2015 - 10:06am
Health experts said there isn't much a theme park could do to prevent transmission since measles is airborne, noting the best prevention is vaccination.
Girl talks to pope on immigration, then dad freed
by Amy Taxin - March 30, 2014 - 7:02am
After a 10-year-old California girl traveled to the Vatican to plead with Pope Francis for help as her father faced deportation, the man was released Friday on bond from immigration detention.
Companies help immigrants obtain US citizenship
by Amy Taxin - August 4, 2013 - 1:00pm
For immigrants working toward the American Dream, some employers are now helping them reach their dream of becoming Americans.
Saudi princess in trafficking case posts $5M bail
by Amy Taxin - July 12, 2013 - 9:25am
A Saudi princess charged with human trafficking has posted $5 million bail a day after her California arrest.
Saudi princess hiring in Kenya, Phl arrested for human trafficking
by Amy Taxin - July 11, 2013 - 9:19am
A Saudi princess has been charged with human trafficking for allegedly holding a domestic worker against her will at a California condominium, prosecutors said.
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