Chicago Immigration and Naturalization Law Blog

Chicago Permanently Bans ICE Access to Police Databases

Chicago Permanently Bans ICE Access to Police Databases

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has permanently banned ICE officials from accessing the city’s police databases. Ahead of the July ICE raids, Lightfoot...

What Is An Immigration Bond?

What Is An Immigration Bond?

If someone is arrested and detained on an immigration charge by the Department of Homeland Security, they may be held in a detention center to wait un...

ICE Fines Illegal Immigrants

ICE Fines Illegal Immigrants

NPR is reporting that the Department of Homeland Security is fining individuals who failed to depart the United States as ordered. According to NPR, d...

Pritzer and Lightfoot Will Not Aid ICE Raids

Pritzer and Lightfoot Will Not Aid ICE Raids

Ahead of ICE raids expected to begin on July 14, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that the city will not cooperate with any ICE raids and Govern...

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