Immigration and Climate Change

A federal court in California dismissed claims against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security brought by environmentalists and cattle ranchers who believe immigration contributes to climate change. The plaintiffs sought the review of seven immigration statutes for possible violations of the National Environmental Policy Act. 

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San Antonio Accuses Feds of Hiding Evidence in Sanctuary City Case

The city of San Antonio claims in a federal lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security that government officials helped the Texas attorney general build his case against the city over a sanctuary ban but stonewalled requests for evidence and testimony.

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Trump Cuts New Yorkers Off From ‘Trusted Traveler’ Programs

New York residents will be cut off from “trusted traveler” programs that speed their re-entry into the country, a senior Homeland Security official said Thursday, blaming a new state law that prohibits immigration agents from access to motor vehicle records.

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