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A handout photo made available by Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office shows the 2004 booking photo of James Bradley Jr. who was booked on a felony escape warrant in Florida in 2004. Truck driver, James Bradley Jr., has been charged in a federal complaint in the deaths of 10 immigrants in San Antonio, Texas, USA, 24 July 2017
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The Mexican Foreign Ministry confirmed that 25 of the 39 people who were left inside a trailer of a truck in San Antonio, Texas, are of Mexican nationality.

Demonstrators gather at Texas Capitol to protest law prohibiting "sanctuary cities" in the state.

 05/30/2017 - 02:56
Demonstrators gather at Texas' Capitol, to protest a recently-passed law prohibiting "sanctuary cities" in the state, in Austin, United States, May 29, 2017. EFE/Alex Segura

About 1,000 demonstrators arrived from Washington, New York, Los Angeles, Arizona, North Carolina, New Mexico, Maryland and Virginia and protested with other Texas organizations to express their disagreement with SB4, which allows local authorities to question the immigration status of people who, for example, are detained or arrested for a traffic violation.

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[OP-ED]: On immigration, conservatives premiere a new office of political theater

 05/17/2017 - 09:26
The data confirms it. Studies show that illegal immigrants commit crimes at lower levels than the native-born. The FBI reports that cities with high numbers of illegal immigrants are among the safest in the country.

 When they criticize laws against hate crimes, conservatives claim we shouldn’t create special classes of victims. 

Well, forget all that. It turns out that they feel differently when they can get political mileage from exploiting the public’s fear of illegal immigrants. Then they’re all in.

Hispanic Congressman Rules Out Immigration Reform under Trump

 01/20/2017 - 09:30
Hispanic congressman rules out immigration reform under TrumpGeneral view of the El Chaparral border in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, January 19, 2017. EFE/Alejandro Zepeda

Democratic Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva not only rules out the possibility of approving immigration reform under the incoming Donald Trump administration but also believes that Republican lawmakers will toughen immigration laws.Grijalva is among approximately 50 US lawmakers who have said they will not attend Trump's inauguration

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Meet an Immigrant (Donald Trump Experiment)

 07/07/2015 - 16:37
Meet an Immigrant (Donald Trump Experiment)

While Donald Trump can’t seem to stop talking about Mexican immigrants (he released a three-page statement detailing the worst elements in Mexico), YouTube videographer Sergio Mejia launched the project “Meet an Immigrant (Donald Trump Experiment)” to find out if other Americans felt the same way about immigrants.

Mejia published the following description for the project:

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NBC drops Donald Trump over derogatory comments against immigrants (Update)

 06/29/2015 - 11:28
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“At NBC, respect and dignity for all people are cornerstones of our values. Due to the recent derogatory statements by Donald Trump regarding immigrants, NBCUniversal is ending its business relationship with Mr. Trump,” the network said in a statement.

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The Donald plans to sue Univision for 'a tremendous amount of money'

 06/26/2015 - 11:34
The Donald plans to sue Univision for 'a tremendous amount of money'

On Thursday, Univision, the biggest Spanish-language broadcaster in the United States, stated it was "ending the company's business relationship with the Miss Universe Organization, which is part-owned by Donald J. Trump, based on his recent, insulting remarks about Mexican immigrants."

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