Immigrants on alert: protests, outreach ahead of ICE raids

AmNews Staff Reports | 7/13/2019, 8:42 a.m.
Immigrant advocacy groups have been slammed all day with outreach phone calls to families.
Foreign nationals were arrested during the week of February 6, 2017, during a targeted enforcement operation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) aimed at immigration fugitives, re-entrants and at-large criminal aliens. Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Immigrant advocacy groups have been slammed all day with outreach phone calls to families.

"We are working furiously to make sure everyone is informed of their rights in advance of this weekend's planned raids," said Sara Cullinane, an attorney with Make the Road New Jersey.

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