November 13, 2019 10:43 am
The Supreme Court's conservative majority seems prepared to allow the Trump administration to abolish protections for 660,000 immigrants
August 18, 2018 9:13 am
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.
August 04, 2018 9:49 am
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.
April 03, 2018 7:45 am
"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.
March 06, 2018 12:30 pm
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.
March 06, 2018 8:04 am
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.
February 27, 2018 9:53 am
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.
February 14, 2018 7:35 am
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.
February 08, 2018 3:41 pm
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.
February 07, 2018 10:33 am
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.