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Lawmakers look to speed deportation of undocumented convicts

U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, front, speaks during a press conference. He is joined by Chadwick's mother, Wendy Hartling, and her lawyer, Chester Fairlie, left, and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, right.

More than a year after an undocumented immigrant fatally stabbed a Norwich woman, two Connecticut lawmakers announced Monday they plan to introduce legislation in Congress to expedite the deportation of undocumented immigrants who have committed a violent crime or pose a threat to public safety. Continue Reading →

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CT advocates help unaccompanied child migrants settle in the state

This photo taken by U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, is of detained children, and some of their mothers, at a facility in Texas.

WASHINGTON – Dozens of Central American children who have made the arduous and dangerous trip through Mexico to the United States have been aided by Connecticut immigrant advocates who reunite them with family members in the state. Continue Reading →

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