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Advocates say ICE continues to deny Haitians detained at New Mexico facility access to legal help

“Through the first letter, advocates succeeded in prompting ICE to grant pro bono attorney Allegra Love access to provide an in-person legal rights presentation to a group of detained Haitians,” Love, Innovation Law Lab, National Immigration Project, Haitian Bridge Alliance, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New Mexico, and the American Immigration Council mentioned in an announcement. “However, […]

Suspect in Haitian President Assassination Detained in Turkey

In this handout picture taken from a video launched by the Turkish police, businessman Samir Handal, heart, being questioned on the worldwide Istanbul airport, Istanbul, Monday, Nov. 15, 2021. On Monday Turkish authorities issued a 40-day non permanent custody order for a person thought of a suspect in the July 7 assassination of Haitian President […]

Advocates want ICE to halt removals, provide access to counsel to Haitians detained in New Mexico facility

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) – Five nonprofits want the federal authorities to grant speedy access to authorized counsel and halt deportations of Haitians at a migrant detention middle in Torrance County, New Mexico. In a letter dated November 5, the teams accuse U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement of denying the Haitians details about their […]

Quebec, Ottawa urged to take in Haitian refugees after thousands detained, expelled at U.S.-Mexico border

Some Quebecers are calling on the provincial and federal governments to take in a few of the Haitian refugees who’ve been detained at the U.S.-Mexico border — and are probably going through deportation again to the impoverished Caribbean island. A makeshift encampment below the Del Rio International Bridge in Texas, alongside the border, was a brief dwelling to about 15,000 Haitian refugees final month whereas […]