• Lawsuit Seeks Release of Gay Man From ICE Detention

    Andrea Sears Public News Service PHILADELPHIA – A habeas petition has been filed in federal district court seeking the release of a gay Mexican immigrant being held in Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention in York Prison. In January Jose Nuñez Martinez and his husband, a U.S. citizen, were attending what they...
  • Desde la Tribuna

    José López Zamorano La Red Hispana   Al Congreso se le suele llamar la más alta tribuna de la nación. Su papel constitucional como una de las tres ramas del gobierno tiene un peso fundamental no sólo en la deliberación de los consensos nacionales, sino en la construcción del...
  • NV Supreme Court to Weigh in on Sanctuary City Measure

    Katherine Davis-Young Public News Service CARSON CITY, Nev. – A proposed Nevada ballot measure is seeking to ban so-called “sanctuary cities,” which take steps to protect undocumented immigrants. But before the measure can go before voters, Nevada’s Supreme Court will weigh in. The measure would stop state, county and city officials...
  • Un Derecho Universal

    José López Zamorano La Red Hispana   El concepto de asilo es una de las figuras jurídicas más reconocidas y codificadas por el derecho internacional, toda vez que consagra de manera universal el derecho de las personas a buscar protección en un país que no es el propio, a...
  • City of San Jose Files Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration’s Effort to Include a Citizenship Question on the 2020 Census

    San Jose, Calif.  The City of San Jose announced Tuesday April 17 that it had filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking an injunction prohibiting the U.S. Census Bureau from including a citizenship question on the 2020 Census.  The U.S. Department of Commerce’s March 26 decision to include a...
  • Censados o censurados

    José López Zamorano La Red Hispana  Resulta comprensible la indignación de los miembros del Grupo Legislativo Hispano de la Cámara de Representantes (CHC) por la decisión de la administración del presidente Donald Trump de incluir la pregunta sobre ciudadanía en el Censo 2020, pues consideran la acción como intimidatoria...
  • County of Santa Clara Condemns Inclusion of Citizenship Question in 2020 Census

    ​SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CA —  The County of Santa Clara is committed to ensuring that every county household will be officially counted for the 2020 Census, part of the County’s multi-year campaign to “get out the count.”   Following the news that the U.S. Commerce Department, which oversees the U.S. Census Bureau, is...
  • Immigrant-Rights Groups Speak Out as Trump Visits CA

    Suzanne Potter California News Service California News Service LOS ANGELES – Even as President Donald Trump wraps up his first visit to the Golden State since the election, immigrant-rights groups are embracing California’s new nickname as the “State of Resistance.” Last September, the president ended the Deferred Action for...
  • Una iniciativa para el futuro

    José López Zamorano La Red Hispana   A unos días del vencimiento del plazo el 23 de marzo para un nuevo acuerdo presupuestal, las perspectivas de un alivio migratorio permanente para los “dreamers” son inciertas, aun cuando varios senadores creen que es posible por lo menos brindarles una solución...