Immigration In Hawaii

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Immigration In Hawaii

February 2018

Wednesday, February 14

Dad Fighting Deportation Headed Back To Kansas City From Hawaii

Tuesday, February 13

Kansas Father Fighting Deportation Now Held In Hawaii

January 2018

Friday, January 19

US Supreme Court To Rule On Trump Travel Ban

Wednesday, January 10

Trump Immigration Plans Would Hit Hawaii’s Filipino Families Hard

December 2017

Friday, December 22

Appeals Court: Trump Exceeded Authority With Travel Ban

Wednesday, December 6

Travel Ban Faces Scrutiny From Judges Who Blocked It Before

Sunday, December 3

Fight Over Trump Travel Restrictions Back To Appeals Courts

November 2017

Tuesday, November 28

Supreme Court Urged To Deny Trump Plea To Enforce Full Travel Ban

Monday, November 13

Appeals Court Allows Partial Enforcement Of Trump Travel Ban

Man With Hawaii Roots On Verge Of Top Border Enforcement Post

October 2017

Tuesday, October 24

Administration Appeals Hawaii Judge’s Order Blocking Newest Travel Ban

Wednesday, October 18

Hawaii Judge Is Right To Keep Fighting Oppressive Travel Bans

Tuesday, October 17

Hawaii Federal Judge Blocks Latest Trump Travel Ban

Tuesday, October 10

Hawaii: Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Still Contains ‘All Of The Legal Flaws’

Thursday, October 5

Hawaii Poised To Challenge Trump’s ‘Travel Ban 3.0’

September 2017

Friday, September 29

Groups Say They’ll Challenge Trump’s Latest Travel Ban

Thursday, September 7

Appeals Court: Grandparents Shouldn’t Be Part Of Trump Travel Ban

Wednesday, September 6

Hawaii Joins 15-State Suit Challenging Trump Over ‘Dreamer’ Decision

Tuesday, September 5

Hawaii ‘Dreamer’ Protest: ‘This Is The Worst Thing He Could Have Done’

August 2017

Thursday, August 31

Hope For Legal Status In The US Turns To Uncertainty For This ‘Dreamer’

Thursday, August 10

Why Hawaii Won’t Join Battle Against Trump’s ‘Sanctuary City’ Crackdown

July 2017

Tuesday, July 18

US Supreme Court Urged To Retain Hawaii Judge’s Ruling On Travel Ban

Thursday, July 13

Judge Grants Hawaii’s Request On Refugees In Travel Ban

Tuesday, July 11

Q&A: Hawaii’s Push To Reduce Scope Of Travel Ban Bogged Down

Thursday, July 6

Honolulu Judge Rejects Hawaii’s Latest Challenge To Travel Ban

Wednesday, July 5

Hawaii Claims Scaled-Back Trump Travel Ban Still On ‘Flawed Trajectory’

June 2017

Friday, June 30

‘What Does The US Government Have Against Grandmothers?’

Monday, June 26

Chin Says It’s ‘Premature’ For Trump To Claim Victory In Travel Ban Case

Monday, June 12

Chin ‘Cautiously Optimistic’ Supreme Court Will Back Hawaii On Travel Ban

Appeals Court Upholds Hawaii’s Challenge To Trump Travel Ban

Wednesday, June 7

Maui Mother Of Two Avoids Deportation — At Least For Now

May 2017

Monday, May 15

Federal Judges Question Whether Trump’s Travel Ban Is A ‘Muslim Ban’

Friday, May 12

Hawaii’s Case Against Travel Ban May Hinge On Trump’s Own Words

April 2017

Wednesday, April 26

Honolulu Joins Movement To Protect Undocumented Immigrants

Monday, April 17

Should Hawaii Defy Trump On Immigration Enforcement?

Friday, April 7

Hawaii Cooperates With Feds On Immigration Holds, Even As Other States Balk

Monday, April 3

Hawaii Injunction Against Travel Ban Goes To Appeals Court In May

March 2017

Thursday, March 30

Trump Appeals Hawaii Judge’s Ruling That Stopped Travel Ban

Wednesday, March 29

Hawaii Judge Refuses To Back Down, Extends Ruling Against Travel Ban

Tuesday, March 28

Why Aren’t Federal Attorneys Moving Quickly To Appeal Travel Ban Ruling?

Friday, March 24

Virginia Judge Sides With Trump On Travel Ban

Thursday, March 23

New Trump ‘Extreme Vetting’ Directive Aimed At Those Seeking Visas

Tuesday, March 21

Hawaii Asks Judge To Double Down Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Sunday, March 19

Hawaii Judge Refuses To Narrow His Ruling Against Travel Ban

Friday, March 17

VIDEO: Meet The Man Taking On Donald Trump

Derrick Watson: An Apolitical Judge Caught In A Partisan Firestorm

Tuesday, March 14

Travel Ban Challenged In 3 Cities Wednesday — Including Honolulu

Monday, March 13

Battle Lines Drawn In Hawaii’s Case Against Trump

Thursday, March 9

More States Sue Trump Over New Travel Ban

Wednesday, March 8

Hawaii Becomes First State To Challenge Trump’s New Travel Ban

Tuesday, March 7

Hawaii Plans To Sue Trump (Again)

Trump’s New Travel Ban Is Out But Is It Any Better?

February 2017

Thursday, February 16

Hawaii Stands Ready To Challenge Trump’s Promised New Order

Tuesday, February 14

Another Federal Injunction Issued Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Thursday, February 9

Appeals Court Deals Blow To Trump’s Travel Ban

Tuesday, February 7

Hawaii Lawsuit Must Wait For Appeals Court

Monday, February 6

Trump Seeks To Put Hawaii Case On Hold

Should Hawaii Become A Sanctuary State?

Friday, February 3

Hawaii Sues Trump To Block New Immigration Policy

January 2017

Sunday, January 29

Honolulu Protesters Join The Outcry Over Immigration Ban

September 2016

Thursday, September 8

AP: Fishermen Exploited In Hawaii

October 2015

Wednesday, October 21

Health Care: Migration Is Often a Matter of Survival

Tuesday, October 20

Help Sought for Bikini Islanders

Monday, October 19

The Odyssey of Jonithen Jackson

Thursday, October 15

‘A Journey That Has No Ending’

Wednesday, October 14

An Untold Story of American Immigration

August 2015

Friday, August 28

One-Stop Center to Help Micronesians Opens in Hawaii

Friday, August 21

The Projector: Hawaii Talks About Falun Gong, Homelessness and Immigration

Thursday, August 20

Micronesian Immigration an ‘Important Civil Rights Issue’ Facing Hawaii

July 2015

Saturday, July 25

Report: Need for Micronesian Translators in Hawaii Courts

Wednesday, July 15

Tongan, Micronesian, Hawaiian Students Most Likely to Be Suspended

Monday, July 13

A Pathway to Success for Children of Immigrants — If Only They Will Take It

Thursday, July 9

Friend or Foe? Kathryn Xian Has Become a Problem for Anti-Trafficking Advocates

June 2015

Tuesday, June 30

Ige Signs Bill to Help Undocumented Immigrants Obtain Driver’s Licenses

Thursday, June 4

Living Hawaii: How Island Appeal Adds to the Nation’s Highest Rents

May 2015

Wednesday, May 20

Doctors and Lawyers: An Innovative Partnership in Kalihi

Tuesday, May 12

Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation Wants Medicaid for COFA Migrants

Tuesday, May 5

Driver’s License Bill Recognizes Sacrifices of Immigrants

April 2015

Tuesday, April 28

Should Undocumented Immigrants Be Able to Get Driver’s Licenses?

Wednesday, April 15

New Report Estimates More Taxes From Undocumented Immigrants

Takai Bill Would Increase COFA Migrant Fund to $185M

Tuesday, April 7

A Cultural Exchange Program or a Ticket to Sweatshop Labor?

February 2015

Tuesday, February 10

Looking at Census, Hawaii May Not Be as ‘Local’ as You Think

November 2014

Thursday, November 20

Hirono: Estimated 7,000 Hawaii Immigrants Will Benefit from Obama Action

Obama Policy Could Help Hundreds of Hawaii Immigrants

Thursday, November 6

Emergency Rules to Maintain Benefits for COFA Residents

Monday, November 3

U.S. Supreme Court Decision Allows Cuts in Health Care Coverage to Micronesians

September 2014

Monday, September 22

US Supreme Court Asked to Take Micronesian Health Care Case

July 2014

Monday, July 28

On the Fence: Children, Gridlock and Immigration Reform in the Aloha State

Friday, July 25

Hawaii Immigration Court Receives Eight Unaccompanied Children

Thursday, July 3

My Message to Republican Leaders — We Came to the US to Save Our Lives

June 2014

Sunday, June 8

Fun Facts: Hawaii’s Ethnic Stock By County, Schools

Friday, June 6

Victor Geminiani Takes on One Social Cause After Another

Thursday, June 5

Feds Renewing Deportation Protection Program for Undocumented Children

Tuesday, June 3

Four Hawaii Farms to Pay $2.4M to Thai Laborers in Settlement

May 2014

Friday, May 16

Reps. Gabbard, Schock Introduce Immigration Bill Plan

Saturday, May 3

Fun Fact: The Ethnicity of Hawaii Public School Students

April 2014

Thursday, April 17

One Year Later, Hirono Disappointed Still No Immigration Reform

Wednesday, April 9

AG: Hawaii Will Continue Health Benefits to Micronesians

Wednesday, April 2

Court: Hawaii Doesn’t Have to Give Micronesians Health Care

March 2014

Monday, March 24

Global Horizons Liable For Mistreating Thai Farm Laborers in Hawaii

Thursday, March 13

Our Fast on Behalf of Immigrant Families Across the Nation

February 2014

Sunday, February 16

Drivers License Exams to Be Offered In Multiple Languages

January 2014

Saturday, January 18

Hirono Backs Bill to Help Immigrants With College Financial Aid

December 2013

Monday, December 23

Chad Blair: Breaking the Silence on Nuclear Testing

Tuesday, December 10

Understanding Chinese New Year in Hawaii

October 2013

Thursday, October 17

‘Can an Illegal Alien Travel to Hawaii?’

September 2013

Tuesday, September 24

Study: Law Enforcement Unfairly Targets Mexicans in Hawaii

Monday, September 23

Report: Police, Federal Agents Still Targeting Mexicans in Hawaii

Words Before Dying — a Micronesian Oral History, from Hawaii

July 2013

Friday, July 19

Abercrombie Joins Other Govs Urging Immigration Reform

Wednesday, July 17

What Should Hawaii Do For Micronesians?

Helping Hawaii Make Sense of Micronesia

June 2013

Thursday, June 27

Hirono Supports Immigration Measure As A Compromise

Saturday, June 22

Schatz Offers Immigration Amendment for Climate Change Victims

Thursday, June 20

Hirono’s Immigration Bill Amendment Seeks to Level Inequities for Women

Thursday, June 13

Hirono Criticizes Aspects Of Immigration Reform Bill

Wednesday, June 12

Micronesian Delegation to Hold Meetings in Kona, Hilo

May 2013

Wednesday, May 22

Senate Panel Passes Immigration Bill, Filipino Vets Included

Thursday, May 16

Hirono Amendment On Hong Kong Tourist Visas Added To Immigration Bill

Tuesday, May 14

Micronesian Windfall? Hawaii Could Get $40M From Feds

April 2013

Saturday, April 20

Fighting For Hawaii’s Interests In Immigration Reform Bill

Thursday, April 18

Canadian Snowbirds Would Be Able To Stay Longer Under Immigration Bill

Wednesday, April 17

New Immigration Proposal Is Mixed Bag For Hawaii Families

Wednesday, April 10

Hundreds Rally For Immigration Reform That Reunites Families

March 2013

Monday, March 25

No Hope For Broken Hawaii Families Under Latest Immigration Proposal

State Senate Wants Micronesians To Get Medicaid

Monday, March 18

Hirono Urges Immigration Reform Address Plight of Women and Families

Friday, March 15

Hanabusa Proposes Two COFA Funding Measures

Tuesday, March 5

Hawaii’s Filipino WWII Veterans Raise Hopes For Family Reunification

February 2013

Friday, February 22

Family Reunification Should Be Top Priority, Local Groups Say

Tuesday, February 19

University of Hawaii Could Treat Illegal Immigrants As ‘Residents’

January 2013

Tuesday, January 29

More Aloha For Immigrants

Sunday, January 20

Sen. Hirono On Immigration, Inouye, Akaka

August 2012

Monday, August 6

Japanese American Citizens League Supports Micronesian Benefits

Sunday, August 5

 Hirono: Case Voted To Make Illegal Immigrants Felons

July 2012

Tuesday, July 31

Global Horizons Dismissal Has Thai Workers Feeling Adrift

Saturday, July 21

Feds Give Up On Global Horizons Human Trafficking Case

November 2011

Saturday, November 5

Brothers Want U.S. To Pay Attorneys Fees After Failed Aloun Farms Trial

Thursday, November 3

Judge Rejects Delay in Largest Human Trafficking Case in U.S. History

Wednesday, November 2

Hanabusa Sponsors Bill To Help COFA Migrants

October 2011

Thursday, October 20

Hawaii Federal Judge OKs Live Blogging of Human Trafficking Trial

Friday, October 7

Can Hawaii’s Legislature Really Help Micronesians?

Wednesday, October 5

Only Conviction in Aloun Farms Case Overturned

June 2011

Tuesday, June 14

Media Said to Fuel Micronesian Stereotypes

Friday, June 10

No Aloha for Micronesians in Hawaii

May 2011

Monday, May 23

Hawaii Congressional Reps to Feds: Help Us Curb Micronesians

December 2010

Tuesday, December 14

Djou: Micronesians Consume 20 Percent of Social Service Resources

Abercrombie: Hawaii Needs Federal Help After Micronesian Ruling

UPDATE: Full Health Benefits Restored for Micronesians

September 2010

Thursday, September 23

Abercrombie: I Secured $600 Million to Offset Impact of Compact Migrants

August 2010

Tuesday, August 24

Lawsuit: State Discriminates in Care for Micronesians