deportation

File image of methamphetamine (Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Man Gets 5 Years After 22-Pound Meth Seizure

Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patridge says the seized drugs had a street value of more than $1.1 million.

CBS Seattle–10/02/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit; Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Deportation Of Minors Won’t Stop During Lawsuit

A federal judge in Seattle isn’t stopping the deportation proceedings of eight minors suing the federal government over legal representation

CBS Seattle–09/30/2014

File photo of a nurse ordering medication in a hospital. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

University Of Washington Medical School To Accept Deferred-Action Students

The change in admissions policy was announced last week, opening the door to the most prominent medical school in the northwest to the immigrants under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

CBS Seattle–09/29/2014

Stained-glass window (Photo by David Silverman/Getty Images)

Immigrant Who Hid In Oregon Church Gains Support

As an immigrant activist’s stay at an Oregon church to avoid deportation nears a week, he’s gaining supporters, including Portland’s mayor, and the church plans a rally for him.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2014

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Portland Man Hides In Church To Avoid Deportation

It’s the first time in recent history that an Oregon church has taken in an immigrant. Churches nationwide have offered refuge to immigrants lacking legal status, because immigration officials don’t arrest people inside churches

CBS Seattle–09/22/2014

File photo (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Do Immigrant Minors Lack Legal Representation?

A lawsuit was filed Wednesday in federal court in Seattle on behalf of eight plaintiffs, all minors

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

Seattle Police (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Parolee From Deadly Seattle Mass Shooting Deported

The 1983 Wah Mee massacre remains the deadliest mass murder in Washington state history

CBS Seattle–05/15/2014

(Photo credit: Washington State Tourism/ Jim Poth )

Tacoma Man Deported For Human Smuggling

Immigration authorities have deported a Tacoma man who facilitated the smuggling of South Korean nationals into the United States

CBS Seattle–05/14/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Federal Judge’s Ruling Spurs Halt On Immigration Detainers

A federal judge in Oregon has found that an immigrant woman’s constitutional rights were violated when she was held in jail without probable cause at the request of U.S. immigration authorities, one of several recent federal court decisions to scrutinize the practice of keeping people in jail after they’re eligible for release so that they can be considered for deportation.

04/18/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Teen Could Face Deportation For Driving Into Leaf Pile, Killing 2 Young Girls

A 19-year-old Oregon woman who drove an SUV into a leaf pile, accidentally killing two young girls playing in it, has been taken into federal custody and may face deportation.

02/04/2014

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,131 other followers