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California attorney general defends DACA lawsuit

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| State Attorney General Xavier Becerra says a suit against the Trump administration after its DACA program decision isn't wasted effort or grandstanding.

​California leaders pledge $30M for young immigrants

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The announcement comes in response to President Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

University of California sues Trump administration over DACA decision

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The suit filed against the Department of Homeland Security is the first from a university hoping to stop the administration’s decision to end the program.

Trump rescinding DACA program protecting young immigrants

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The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has provided nearly 800,000 young, unauthorized immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as minors temporary protection from deportation and work permits since 2012.

Dreamers react to Trump's plan to end DACA in 6 months

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The Trump administration announced Tuesday the end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in six months. Ahead of the announcement, Dreamers shared their thoughts.

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DACA's fate is in limbo until Tuesday

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Trump has told immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children to "rest easy," but now supporters of the Obama-era program fear it could soon be phased out.

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US shutters Russia's San Francisco consulate in retaliation

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The Trump administration said the move constituted its response to the Kremlin's "unwarranted and detrimental" decision to force the U.S. to cut its diplomatic staff in Russia.

Immigrant father returns home after being released on bond

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Romulo Avelica Gonzales, the immigrant dad from Lincoln Heights, was released Wednesday evening after being held for six months at the Adelanto immigrant detention facility. A judge released him on $6,000 bond.

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