Topic: Immigration

FOIA to CBP Seeking Officers Communications and Photos Surrounding Reported Detention and Monitoring of Journalists

July 16, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Customs and Border Protection seeking communications of officers that reportedly detained or monitored journalists at ports of entry or along the U.S. border with Mexico.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Official Guidance Concerning Detention, Treatment, and Monitoring of Journalists

July 16, 2019
FOIA to U.S. Customs and Border Protection seeking leadership guidance concerning the treatment, tracking, monitoring, or detention of journalists in light of numerous reports that journalists have been repeatedly subjected to screening and potential harassment.

HHS Records Regarding DNA Testing Of Separated Families

July 15, 2019
Department of Health and Human Services records regarding the DNA testing of family members separated under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy. These records include a report submitted to Congress and emails discussing answers to congressional inquiries.

DHS Records Regarding Communications with Outside Anti-Immigrant Groups

July 15, 2019
Records received from the Department of Homeland Security regarding communications with outside anti-immigrant groups containing terms related to family separation.

No Records Response from the Justice Management Division Regarding Family Separation Costs

July 12, 2019
The Justice Department's Justice Management Division stated that it had no records regarding the monetary cost of the Trump Administration's family separation policy.

DHS Records Regarding Family Separation and Communications with Anti-Immigration Activists

July 11, 2019
Records from the Department of Homeland Security regarding family separation and immigration policies including communications between anti-immigration activists and officials such as Ronald Vitiello, Barbara Gonzalez, and Frank Wuco.

FOIA to ICE Seeking Communications Between Deportation Officers and Outside Groups

July 9, 2019
FOIA to Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking communications between deportation officers and outside entities, including some organizations described as hate groups.

No Records Response from ICE Regarding Tracking of Journalists

July 8, 2019
No records response from Immigration and Customs Enforcement in response to our FOIA seeking materials regarding the tracking of journalists, lawyers, and immigration advocates, as well as email communications containing search terms related to journalists.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications Containing Terms Related to Family Separation

July 3, 2019
FOIA to DHS and component agencies for communications including certain key terms relating to zero tolerance family separation.

FOIA to DHS and USCIS Seeking Communications with State Officials Regarding Individuals’ Immigration Status and Election Integrity Issues

July 3, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking communications between DHS officials including former Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and State Secretaries of State regarding election integrity issues.