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  • Road Rage Suspect who killed Deputy was in US illegally

    03/21/2019 8:45:02 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 43 replies
    SeattleTimes ^ | 2-21-2019 | Nicolás Geranios
    The road rage suspect who killed a sheriff’s deputy, wounded a police officer and died in a central Washington state shootout this week was living in the United States illegally, the federal government said Thursday. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Juan Manuel Flores Del Toro, 29, was a citizen of Mexico who entered the United States in 2014 at Laredo, Texas, on a temporary agricultural worker visa. The agency had no record that Flores Del Toro left the U.S. or extended his visa after it expired.
  • NY Man Who Tried to Kill 2 Women, Rape 2-Year-Old Girl in 5-Hour Crime Spree Sentenced to Up to Life

    03/20/2019 6:03:44 PM PDT · by Libloather · 32 replies
    NBC NY ^ | 3/20/19
    An MS-13 member who stabbed two women and tried to rape a 2-year-old girl during a five-hour criminal frenzy two years ago was sentenced Wednesday to 26 years to life in prison. Tommy Alvarado-Ventura, 33, pleaded guilty last month to a litany of charges in connection with the March 22, 2017 spree. He was arrested shortly thereafter. A Nassau County police official at the time described the case as "probably the most heinous criminal act” he’d seen in 28 years on the job. "This defendant sexually assaulted a helpless toddler and brutally stabbed and attempted to murder two women, including...
  • OBAMA JUDGE RULING: Illegal Alien Who Faked Fed Doc to Get License Committed No Crime

    03/17/2019 10:11:51 PM PDT · by Liz · 54 replies ^ | MARCH 15, 2019 | JUDICIAL WATCH
    It is not a crime for an illegal immigrant to use fake federal documents to obtain a legitimate state license, according to a remarkable ruling issued this week by an Obama-appointed judge in south Florida. The defendant, 38-year-old Rubman Ardon Chinchilla, was among 20 people arrested several months ago in a scheme that used bogus immigration documents in driver’s license applications. The man who masterminded the operation, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Cuba, has been charged with fraud. Chinchilla, a Honduran national, has lived illegally in the U.S. for decades, according to a local newspaper report, and has three American-born...
  • Family to 'encourage deportation' for undocumented immigrant sentenced to 14 months (trunc)

    03/16/2019 9:05:19 AM PDT · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 16 replies
    WTVD11 News ^ | 3/15/19 | WTVD11
    Full title of article: Family to 'encourage deportation' for undocumented immigrant sentenced to 14 months for killing Raleigh man in hit-and-run RALEIGH (WTVD) -- The family of a Raleigh man killed in a crash in September said he wouldn't be dead if the man who hit him had not illegally entered the country. The man who hit Jamar Beach, 26, pleaded guilty Friday to hit-and-run causing death--it was the only criminal charge prosecutors said they could defend in court. The judge in the case handed down the maximum sentence of 20-33 months in prison, but Beach's family said it's just...
  • Support for Trump dwindles among ICE officers

    03/12/2019 9:18:22 AM PDT · by guyman · 125 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | March 11,2019 | By Stephen Dinan
    "ICE officers who endorsed President Trump in 2016 now say he has failed to follow through on his get-tough promises, saying catch-and-release of immigrants living illegally in the U.S. is not only still happening, but has gone into “overdrive.” Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers say they’re being roped into such mundane tasks as opening the doors on vans to release immigrants already caught by Border Patrol agents. That’s dragging the officers from their usual duties of nabbing fugitives, or scouring local prisons and jails for immigrant criminals who lived illegally in the U.S. ready to be deported. The shell game...
  • Kamala Harris gains momentum among Democrats with proposal to legalize prostitution

    03/11/2019 12:03:22 PM PDT · by EagleUSA · 116 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 3/3/19 | Seth McGlaughlin
    Decriminalizing prostitution — an idea gaining momentum among some Democrats, including at least one 2020 presidential contender — may one day be traced back to the hookers plying their trade under the elevated train along New York City’s Roosevelt Avenue. That open-air market of prostitutes and johns in Queens, undeterred by the constant threat of arrest and incarceration, has been cited by New York state lawmakers mulling whether it’s time to wave the white flag in the war on the world’s oldest profession.
  • How Illegal Aliens Can Use State Legislatures to Wreck the Country

    03/10/2019 9:10:52 AM PDT · by AJFavish · 18 replies
    American Thinker ^ | March 9, 2019 | Allan J. Favish
    The United States Constitution needs to be amended so that state legislatures that have members who can be elected by illegal aliens, or are themselves illegal aliens, are prohibited from taking part in the constitutional amendment process and the Electoral College process.
  • DHS secretary...migrants are raped on the way to the U.S. that ICE gives EVERY girl 10 & over pregna

    03/06/2019 1:05:37 PM PST · by george76 · 50 replies
    Daily Mail, ^ | 6 March 2019 | DAVID MARTOSKO
    DHS secretary says so many migrants are raped on the way to the U.S. that ICE gives EVERY girl 10 and older a pregnancy test – and 'recycling rings' let illegals reuse children over and over to jump the border. (Full title). DHS ... has uncovered 'recycling rings' that let trafficked adults reuse the same children over and over again to pose as family units... rape is so common among migrant caravans that every girl over age 10 who enters the U.S. without papers is given a pregnancy test. ... Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Wednesday that young female...
  • Illinois could lose extra congressional seat, billions of dollars if residents dodge census

    03/06/2019 8:44:07 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 25 replies
    Capital News ^ | 3-6-2019 | Grant Morgan
    The loss of two congressional seats and billions of dollars in federal funding are only two of the problems facing Illinois if it cannot get all of its residents to respond to the 2020 census. Although the official count does not start for another year, the federal government and state and local governments are ramping up their efforts to make the next census as accurate as possible. Activists, lawmakers and community leaders around the state, meanwhile, are fighting to address all the factors that might contribute to an undercount. The census The federal census is conducted every 10 years to...
  • GOP lawmaker compares illegal immigration to D-Day invasion

    03/06/2019 11:56:46 AM PST · by LibWhacker · 12 replies
    The Hill ^ | 3/6/19 | Brett Samuels
    Rep. Clay Higgins (R-La.) on Wednesday compared the influx of migrants at the southern border to the D-Day invasion from World War II. The Louisiana Republican sought to put the threat of illegal immigration into context during a House Homeland Security Committee hearing with Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen when he invoked the June 1944 Allied invasion of Western Europe. “Let me just put this in context for the American people,” Higgins said. “Perhaps the most famous invasion in the history of the world — D-Day — 73,000 American troops landed in the D-Day invasion. We have 76,103, according to...
  • More Migrant Families Arrested at Border in Five Months Than Any Previous Full Year

    03/05/2019 10:51:23 AM PST · by reaganaut1 · 29 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | March 5, 2019 | Alicia A. Caldwell and Jessica Wang
    The U.S. has set a new record for the number of migrant families caught crossing its southern border over an entire year. It took just five months. From the start of the federal fiscal year in October through February, the Border Patrol arrested 136,150 people traveling as families for crossing the border illegally, according to data released Tuesday. The prior record for a 12-month period was 107,212, during the fiscal year that ended last September. The rapid acceleration is the latest illustration of how many parents and children are seeking asylum in the U.S., primarily to escape violence, poverty and...
  • Mollie Tibbetts’ accused killer wants trial moved to different county due to 'minority population'

    03/04/2019 11:36:03 AM PST · by Magnatron · 59 replies
    Fox News ^ | 4 March 2019 | Katherine Lam
    An illegal immigrant charged in the murder of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student found dead in August, requested his trial to be moved to a more diverse county in the state so his jury pool has more minority representation. Cristhian Bahena Rivera’s attorneys filed the motion Friday, arguing that existing tensions and opinions in Poweshiek County — which is the area where the crime occurred, Tibbetts grew up and Rivera lived and worked at a dairy farm — will make it hard to have a “fair and impartial trial,” the Des Moines Register reported. The attorneys asked the...
  • Pennsylvania State Police Become A Sanctuary Agency

    02/27/2019 11:36:33 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 20 replies
    Fair ^ | 02/15/19 | David Jaroslav
    In an apparent bow to media and political pressure, the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) have adopted a new policy that significantly ties the hands of the Keystone State’s 4,719 state troopers and 1,850 civilian employees when dealing with possible illegal aliens.Issued January 30, the new policy, officially known as AR-714 and titled “Arrest/Detention or Death of Foreign Nationals,” does the following: Limits asking about immigration status inquiries to only people who are already the subject of a traffic stop, detention or criminal arrest, i.e., no asking when there isn’t already “reasonable suspicion” of a violation of state or local law...
  • Woman who attacked man wearing 'MAGA' hat was illegal immigrant, taken into ICE custody: officials

    02/26/2019 2:06:31 PM PST · by conservative98 · 49 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 26, 2019 1 hr ago | Katherine Lam
    A woman who was arrested last week for allegedly attacking a man wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat at a Massachusetts restaurant is an illegal immigrant from Brazil, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials said.
  • Florida man charged in hit and run that killed unborn baby

    02/26/2019 6:34:54 AM PST · by devane617 · 15 replies
    NewsHerald ^ | 02/25/2019 | The Associated Press
    <p>HAINES CITY — A man has been charged in a hit and run crash in Florida that led to the death of an unborn baby.</p> <p>Polk County Sheriff’s officials say 48-year-old Bionel Cervin-Gomez fled from a three-vehicle crash he caused in Davenport. An eight-month pregnant woman’s unborn son was killed in the crash.</p>
  • Detained Mexican migrant dies in Texas hospital

    02/19/2019 7:32:34 AM PST · by bgill · 14 replies
    kxan ^ | Feb. 19, 2019 | ap
    A Mexican man detained by Border Patrol for illegal re-entry died Monday at a hospital in Texas. U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokesman Andrew Meehan says the 45-year-old man was initially apprehended Feb. 2 and requested medical attention. He was taken to a medical center and later cleared to return to the Rio Grande City Border Patrol Station. The next day, he requested medical attention again and was taken to a hospital where he stayed until he died Monday. Meehan says the official cause of death is not yet known, but the medical center diagnosed him with cirrhosis of the...
  • Six people in country illegally, tied to drug cartel, arrested during drug investigation

    02/17/2019 4:44:28 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 21 replies
    Atlanta Journal-Constitution ^ | February 16, 2019 | Joe Bruno
    IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — A massive drug operation with ties to a Mexican drug cartel resulted in the arrest of six immigrants in the country illegally. Six men are behind bars, accused of running an elaborate drug trafficking operation in Mecklenburg and Iredell counties. The man the suspects are tied to is the main rival of El Chapo's drug cartel. The operation was working under the Jalisco New Generation Cartel. The human rights group Justice in Mexico reported last year that the Jalisco New Generation Cartel started gaining power after El Chapo's arrest. Federal officials said more than 1,800 grams...
  • Stop Worrying About What Democrats Might Do Someday

    02/15/2019 1:30:41 PM PST · by servo1969 · 23 replies ^ | 2-15-2019 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Here’s Richard in St. Louis. It’s great to have you, sir. You’re up first. Hi. CALLER: Thanks for taking my call, Mr. Limbaugh. RUSH: You bet. CALLER: Question is, with signing the bill and going forward, could this possibly be a slippery slope when the Dems do — or when and if they reclaim power back? Could this be a, you know, crisis for — gee, I don’t know — global warming or guns or, you know, could this be some type of other grab for them using this tactic going forward? RUSH: Well, let’s take a look at...
  • Mo Brooks: If Trump Is Interested in ‘Protecting Americans’ He Will Veto GOP/Dem Spending Bill

    02/15/2019 4:18:16 AM PST · by SanchoP · 63 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2-15-2019 | John Binder
    “If the president were to veto it, we would sustain his veto,” Brooks said. “I would certainly hope that the president will veto because it’s really bad for America. Whether he will or not, I can’t say.” “I applaud President Trump when he does those things that helps secure our border, that helps protect the Rule of Law. This legislation does not help secure our border, it makes things worse, in my judgement.”
  • CMS immigrant enrollment is large and growing. That brings costs and benefits.

    02/14/2019 12:28:55 PM PST · by NotchJohnson · 11 replies
    Charlotte Observer ^ | Ann Doss Helms
    For the first time ever, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has more than 20,000 immigrant students who need help learning English. The 21,145 English learners in CMS are by far the largest concentration in North Carolina. Wake County, the state’s biggest district, has only 14,540, and most of the state’s districts don’t even have 20,000 students. The growing numbers come with costs: CMS is spending more than $30 million this year on the department that serves those students, compared with just over $20 million five years ago. In June Mecklenburg County commissioners approved $1.4 million to add 20 teachers who specialize in English...