‘This is for real’De Los Rios is not alone in noticing parallels between Harris and his mentor. Both endured difficult childhoods — when Sharpton’s parents split up, the family plunged into poverty — and were underage preachers. The Brooklyn native was four when he delivered his first sermon, and he went on to assemble a star-studded cast of mentors: Jesse Jackson, the Rep. Shirley Chisholm and the legendary singer James Brown. … [Read more...] about Is San Diego’s Rev. Shane Harris ready for his national close-up?
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He is also charged with practicing law on a suspended license. At last report he was being held in lieu of $227,000 bail in the case filed in the Vista, Calif., courthouse, pending a preliminary hearing to be held on May 31. … [Read more...] about Lawyer Who Advised Clients to Break Into Foreclosed Homes Faces Criminal Charges
Sabraw issued the TRO after he “tore into” a senior official with the Department of Health and Human Services who said quick family reunifications led to increased risks to child welfare, according to USA Today. HHS has the responsibility to care for the separated immigrant children, and the agency maintains that pressure to reunify families by Sabraw’s deadlines don’t permit enough time to screen the children as required by a trafficking law. … [Read more...] about Federal judge temporarily halts deportations of reunified immigrant families
That would include people like the great-grandmother who won on Thursday a temporary restraining order halting her deportation. She said she fled her homeland with her family, including a great-grandson she has raised, to avoid gang violence. The rest of the family was released, but not the 81-year-old woman, advocates said. … [Read more...] about For immigrant families without biological parents, separation might be permanent
In recent years, tens of thousands of immigrants each year have shown up in the Arizona desert or on the north bank of the Rio Grande in Texas, surrendered to immigration agents and requested asylum. The Department of Homeland Security estimates around 70,000 people a year claim asylum between official ports of entry. … [Read more...] about Judge Bars US From Enforcing Trump Asylum Ban