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San Francisco Marchers Speak Out Against Deportation of Children

September 25, 2014 | 4:05 pm

San Francisco Marchers Speak Out Against Deportation of Children

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Scores of marchers turn out for protest against the deportation of minors and families.

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UCSF’s First Undocumented Medical Student Begins Training

September 9, 2014 | 8:30 am

UCSF’s First Undocumented Medical Student Begins Training

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Against the odds, Jirayut ‘New’ Latthivongskorn is a newly minted medical student at UCSF.

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Migrant Kids Compete With Detainees for Day in Court

August 29, 2014 | 5:30 am

Migrant Kids Compete With Detainees for Day in Court

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As unaccompanied minors flood courts, immigrants locked in ICE detention may wait longer for hearings.

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Mission District Church Hosts Monthly Immigration Vigil

August 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm

Mission District Church Hosts Monthly Immigration Vigil

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Walk through neighborhood drew more than 300, praying for the country’s 11 million undocument immigrants.

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Child Immigration Wave Swamps Bay Area Legal Teams

August 21, 2014 | 2:01 pm

Child Immigration Wave Swamps Bay Area Legal Teams

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Attorney general calls on pro bono lawyers to help hundreds of young Central American arrivals.

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Officials Return From Central America Trip Focused on Child Immigration

July 28, 2014 | 9:00 am

Officials Return From Central America Trip Focused on Child Immigration

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Steinberg says countries’ underlying economic and security conditions must be addressed to solve crisis.

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Immigration Activist Jose Antonio Vargas Released After Border Detention

July 15, 2014 | 3:05 pm

Immigration Activist Jose Antonio Vargas Released After Border Detention

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist with Bay Area ties had been stopped at a South Texas airport.

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Undocumented Kids Face Tough Legal Obstacles to Staying in U.S.

July 15, 2014 | 10:57 am

Undocumented Kids Face Tough Legal Obstacles to Staying in U.S.

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Many of the kids now arriving in the U.S. without parents and with little money will have a hard time avoiding deportation.

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McCarthy Picked as GOP Majority Leader: A Boost to Immigration Reform?

June 19, 2014 | 12:30 pm

McCarthy Picked as GOP Majority Leader: A Boost to Immigration Reform?

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Central Valley Republican, whose district is 37% Latino, backs extending legal status to undocumented.

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‘Documented’: Bay Area Native Jose Antonio Vargas on New Film

May 10, 2014 | 8:00 am

‘Documented’: Bay Area Native Jose Antonio Vargas on New Film

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‘What does it mean to pledge allegiance to a flag since you’re 12, a flag that doesn’t belong to you?’

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