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At LAX, attorneys prepare before new travel ban takes effect

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| President Trump's revised travel ban gets implemented on March 16, but legal advocates make themselves available early at LAX.

The future of immigrant investor program EB-5

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The Department of Homeland Security is proposing tightening the controversial EB-5 program that allows wealthy immigrants to gain legal residency by making investments that create jobs.

5 questions: How a merit-based immigration system would work

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President Trump proposed a merit-based immigration system in his speech Tuesday to Congress. How might it impact immigration and the economy in Southern California?

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Lawyers get ready for Trump's revised travel ban

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Legal advocates are preparing to set up shop at LAX in anticipation of a new, revised executive order affecting travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries.

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Homeland Security chief: 'No mass deportations'

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Only hours earlier, President Donald Trump suggested the opposite. He told CEOs at the White House the deportation push was a "military operation."

Border Patrol: DACA recipient detained in alien smuggling case

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Jesus Alonso Arreola Robles was arrested Feb. 12 in San Diego County. His family and lawyer say no criminal charges have been filed against him.

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DACA recipient from LA arrested, attorney says

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A young immigrant from Los Angeles who has been living and working here under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has been arrested and detained, according to his attorney.

CA economic concerns grow as Trump's immigration policies roll out

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State Sen. Kamala Harris, business leaders and immigration experts cite economic contributions of foreign-born workers in California.

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