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Texas Court delays, but doesn’t end, hopes for CT immigrant youths

Kiara, left, and Katia Ruesta.

WASHINGTON – Katia and Kiara Ruesta, 18-year-old twin sisters who live in Vernon and are undocumented, were on the verge of applying for provisional legal status before the ruling of a Texas judge put their hopes on hold. “I was kind of shocked; it was a huge surprise,” said Katia Ruesta, a student at Manchester Community College. Continue Reading →

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CT advocates join in pushing Obama to limit deportations

Immigrant advocates at the Department of Homeland Security in Washington, D.C., Thursday.

Washington — Fed up with inaction from the Obama administration, Jose Luis Piscil, an undocumented worker who lives in New Haven, has sued federal immigration officials to limit deportations — even as President Obama is on the verge of taking steps to change the status of millions of undocumented workers. Continue Reading →

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