Fleeing Deportation, 68-year-old West Hartford Man Seeks Refuge In Church West Hartford man who faced deportation today, has instead sought to remain in the country by seeking refuge in a Unitarian Universalist Church in Meriden.
Rally In Support Of 68-year-old West Hartford Resident Facing DeportationCarrying anti Immigration and Customs Enforcement signs, dozens of people rallied outside Hartford Federal Courthouse today, in support of a 68-year-old man originally from Indonesia, who could be deported.
Court Delays Deportation Of New Fairfield ManA federal appeals court has delayed the deportation of a immigrant from Guatemala with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and two young children.
New Fairfield Man To Be Deported To Guatemala TodayA New Fairfield man who lacks proper documentation must fly back to his native Guatemala on Thursday.
Blumenthal Targets Trump, ICE In Defense Of Meriden RefugeeSupporters of a Meriden man who was ordered by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to fly back to his native Ecuador rallied outside the New Haven church where Marco Reyes has taken refuge, and were joined by Sen. Richard Blumenthal.
Sanctuary For Meriden Man Facing DeportationA native of Ecuador living in Connecticut has become the second person this summer to take sanctuary inside a New Haven church to avoid a deportation order.
Immigrant From Guatemala Fighting Deportation OrderSupporters of a Guatemalan man facing deportation are calling on federal officials to allow him to stay in Connecticut while he continues efforts to become a U.S. citizen.
Immigrant Student's Arrest Scuttles Financial Aid LegislationA student originally from Mexico, Eric Cruz Lopez was among the most visible immigration activists on the University of Connecticut campus — up until he was charged with spray-painting expletives about President Trump.
Barrios Granted StayA Derby man who'd been ticketed for deportation has been given a reprieve.
Deportation Delayed For Derby ManImmigration and Customs Enforcement officials this afternoon delayed deportation by a month to a Derby man who could be sent back to Guatemala.
Protests Against Derby Man's DeportationConnecticut's two U.S. senators are among supporters trying to prevent the deportation of a 25-year-old Connecticut resident with no criminal record to his native Guatemala, where he will fear for his safety after family members were killed there.
Immigrant Rally Expected To Draw ThousandsOrganizers of a Hartford May Day rally say thousands of immigrants, top state officials and labor leaders are expected to gather at the state Capitol to call for an end to the Trump administration's deportation policy and an increase in the minimum wage to $15 an hour.