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DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program allows immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children to stay and work legally under renewable permits.

US court orders Trump administration to fully reinstate DACA program

Bates first issued a ruling in April ordering the federal government to continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, including taking applications.

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Donald Trump declares DACA 'dead,' urges Congress to act on border

"DACA is dead because the Democrats didn't care or act, and now everyone wants to get onto the DACA bandwagon," Donald Trump said in a Twitter post.

DACA deadline for US immigrants arrives with less urgency

President Barack Obama introduced DACA in June 2012 by executive action, giving hundreds of thousands of people who came to the country illegally as children two-year, renewable permits to live and work.

DACA deadline for US immigrants arrives with less urgency

A program that temporarily shields hundreds of thousands of young people from deportation was scheduled to end Monday but court orders have forced the Trump administration to keep issuing renewals. Here is where DACA stands now.

DACA's future rests with Congress, courts

Since it was introduced in June 2012, DACA has given hundreds of thousands of people who came to the country illegally as children two-year, renewable permits to live and work.

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Judge rules against Donald Trump in case over immigration programme

The judge said Trump's administration relied on an "erroneous" belief the programme was unconstitutional. He ordered the administration to allow people already in the DACA program to continue enjoying protections.

US Minority leader Nancy Pelosi stages talkathon to push vote for 'dreamers' program

While she spoke, immigration activists joined liberals threatening political retribution against the congressional Democrats who abandoned the strategy of demanding that a budget deal be paired with an immigration deal.

Trump aide: Some immigrants 'too lazy' to sign up for DACA

Kelly discounted the possibility that Trump would announce a temporary extension of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program beyond March 5, when its protections could expire.

They're not Dreamers, don't fall into that trap: Donald Trump

"I've been hearing about DACA for so many years. Some people call it Dreamers. It's not Dreamers. Don't fall into that trap," the President said on Thursday during his speech at the winter meeting of GOP lawmakers in West Virginia, Efe news reported.

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