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Yemenis and relatives wait for visas despite LA court order

Courtesy of Julie Ann Goldberg
| While one Iranian immigrant sent back by officials under President Trump's travel ban has been returned to Los Angeles, a group of Yemenis still await their visas.

LA has moved to decriminalize street vending. What happens next?

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It will likely take several months for the council and city staff to come up with and finalize the specifics of a permitting process and other regulations.

Judge orders temporary halt to travel ban for immigrant visas

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A group of travelers from Yemen is stranded in Africa under Trump's temporary travel ban covering seven Muslim-majority countries. A federal court order covers all with immigrant visas and green cards.

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OC refugee with cancer tells of 5-hour ordeal at LAX

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An Iraqi refugee on her way back to Los Angeles, where her husband and children awaited, was stopped by federal agents. Then her five-hour ordeal began.

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LAX border agents asked detainees to sign away US residency, attorneys say

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Attorneys for people held under President Trump's immigration ban at LAX say border agents tried to get the detainees to abandon their legal residency status.

ACLU wins release of LAX detainees, but says others still held

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An unknown number of people still have not been released by border agents at LAX, attorneys say, as President Trump's immigration order is enforced.

Judge halts Trump immigration order after detentions at airports like LAX

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The federal court decision follows a petition filed by ACLU on behalf of people from seven predominantly Muslim nations detained at airports across the country, including LAX.

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Trump calls for new limits, tougher vetting procedures for immigrants

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President Donald Trump's executive order is aimed at screening out "radical Islamic terrorists" and temporarily limiting refugees, including those bound for California.

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