IMMIGRANT JUSTICE RESOURCES

JUFJ and the coalitions we are part of have been continuously striving for a better Maryland. Immigrant justice is an issue we will never stop fighting for.

Immigrant Justice One Pager – JUFJ

Background

Maryland State

What Are 287(g) Agreements? – ACLU MD

Maryland State

December 19, 2019

Immigrants still come to Maryland seeking refuge, work, the American dream. Employers say more are needed – The Baltimore Sun

October 31, 2019

Montgomery County

September 13, 2019

Immigration Supporters, Foes Shout at Each Other Across a Rockville Street – Maryland Matters

September 4, 2019

Baltimore

July 13, 2019

Police Services Policy Regardless of Immigration Status – Baltimore Police Department

Maryland State

July 12, 2019

Mayor Young vows to Protect Immigrants During ICE Raids – Maryland Matters

Maryland State

July 11, 2019

Md. Senators Slam ICE Raids as Reckless and Unnecessary – Maryland Matters

Baltimore

July 11, 2019

Baltimore immigration advocates gear up for possible raids this weekend – The Baltimore Sun

Maryland State

June 4, 2019

Md. Advocates Hail House Passage of Dream Act – Maryland Matters

Maryland State

March 6, 2019

Her car broke down, then ICE detained her. Maryland advocates hope new bill will limit similar scenarios – The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore

January, 2019

Baltimore City Executive Order – Mayor’s Office

August 1, 2018

Maryland State

March 27, 2017

Maryland’s Trust Act would put residents at risk, U.S. attorney general says – The Washington Post

Montgomery County

February 26, 2017

Montgomery County struggles to strike a balance in the nation’s immigration fight  – The Washington Post

Maryland State

November, 2013

Immigration Detainer Report – ACLU MD

Maryland State

April 5, 2013

Md. Assembly votes to give illegal immigrants driver’s licenses – The Washington Post

2020

Maryland State

March 1, 2020

Maryland finds an effective way to force immigrants back into the shadows – The Washington Post

Maryland State

February 26, 2020

ICE has access to Maryland driver’s license records. State lawmakers want to limit it. – The Baltimore Sun 

Maryland State

February 26, 2020

ICE has run facial-recognition searches on millions of Maryland drivers – The Washington Post

February 6, 2020

Trump officials threaten to expand retaliation for ‘sanctuary’ policies to more states as NY residents are kicked out of Global Entry – The Washington Post

Maryland State

January 31, 2020

How the Veto Override Votes Went Down in the House and Senate – Maryland Matters

Maryland State

December 28, 2019

Across Maryland, Counties and Universities Boost Revenue Through ICE Contracts – Maryland Matters

COVID-19

Maryland State

April 23, 2020

Migrant workers coming to the eastern shore to pick crabs possibly halted, impacting their incomes due to COVID – The Baltimore Sun

Time to Care Act – Maryland Family Network

FAQ

State Paid Leave Laws – National Partnership for Women & Families

Evidence from State Programs – National Partnership for Women & Families

2019 Paid Family Leave Report – MD Department of Legislative Services

Montgomery County

July 23, 2019

MCPD acting chief briefs council on community-police relations

Maryland State

July 22, 2019

State Roundup: ICE Protested At Artscape

Baltimore

July 22, 2019

100-plus protesters march against ICE in nearly 100-degree heat in Baltimore

Baltimore

July 21, 2019

Baltimore Jews against ICE

Baltimore

July 18, 2019

Jewish Activists of ‘Never Again’ Action Oppose Immigrant Detention Centers

DC

July 17, 2019

Jewish groups protest ‘concentration camps’ on border

Baltimore

July 12, 2019

Lights For Liberty Vigil Planned In Baltimore Ahead Of ICE Raids

Montgomery County

July 12, 2019

Montgomery County Police Release Full Footage Involving Officer Using N-Word

Montgomery County

July 11, 2019

Panel on police policies debated

Montgomery County

July 10, 2019

Amid Public Outcry, Montgomery Lawmakers Look to Create Policing Commission

Montgomery County

July 10, 2019

Police Advisory Commission Draws Mixed Reaction

Montgomery County

July 9, 2019

‘We believe in accountability’ Protesters voice concerns about Montgomery County Police Department

Montgomery County

July 9, 2019

County Officials, Activists Respond to Arrest of Officer in Alleged Police Brutality Incident

DC

July 9, 2019

Inside the Jewish Effort to Stop ICE and Trump’s ‘Concentration Camps’

Montgomery County

July 8, 2019

County Civil Rights Groups To Protest Alleged Police Brutality Incident

Baltimore

July 3, 2019

Letter to the Editor by JUFJ member Toby Ditz: Baltimore needs Fair Elections

Baltimore

July 1, 2019

As City Water Bills Increase by 10%, Advocates Demand Affordability Measures

Montgomery County

June 7, 2019

Residents voice concerns over Montgomery County policing

DC

May 27, 2019

Tax Incentives For D.C. Tech Companies Expected To Be Slashed

Montgomery County

May 17, 2019

Police Pledge ‘Transparency’ in Racial Slur Investigation

Baltimore

May 17, 2019

Dozens of Baltimoreans give impassioned testimonies at hearing for Water Accountability & Equity Act

Montgomery County

May 17, 2019

Montgomery County seeking police shooting accountability

Montgomery County

May 16, 2019

Community protests MCP interaction with two African Americans

Montgomery County

May 16, 2019

Council Seeks More Information after Officer’s Racial Slur Caught on Video

Montgomery County

May 14, 2019

Delegate Wilkins: “Our Police Are Falling Woefully Short Of Their Mission”

Montgomery County

May 14, 2019

Community holds rally after video shows police officer using racial slur

Montgomery County

May 13, 2019

Rally, March Planned After Cop Heard Using Racial Slur In Video

Montgomery County

May 13, 2019

Montgomery Co. community rally, march planned in response to officer using racial slur

Montgomery County

May 13, 2019

Activists demanding accountability after video surfaces of Montgomery Co. officer using racial slur

Montgomery County

May 10, 2019

Fallout continues from ‘disturbing’ video showing officer using the n-word

Montgomery County

May 9, 2019

Jawando’s LETT Act unanimously approved by County Council

Montgomery County

May 7, 2019

Justice Reform Group Urges Citizen Police Oversight Board, Policy Reviews

Montgomery County

May 2, 2019

J Associates to honor Mitzvah Stars

Maryland State

April 24, 2019

Here Is Text of the Letter Unions and Progressive Groups Are Sending to House Democrats

DC

April 15, 2019

Trump doubles down on Islamophobic attacks as threats against Ilhan Omar rise

Montgomery County

April 8, 2019

Public Poll Adds to Debate about Next Police Chief

Montgomery County

April 8, 2019

Silver Spring residents demand action after investigation clears officer in death of Robert White

Baltimore

April 5, 2019

Bill to end state control of Baltimore police won’t pass this year after opposition from city senators

Baltimore

April 3, 2019

Countless Families Will Keep Their Homes in Baltimore Because Of This Huge Water Bill Win

DC

March 23, 2019

As D.C. leaders tout reforms, latest ethics scandal evokes city’s history of corruption

DC

March 21, 2019

D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson Isn’t Power Hungry

DC

March 15, 2019

Bernie 2020 Becomes First Presidential To Unionize With UFCW

DC

March 6, 2019

D.C. Council member Jack Evans urged to resign from Democratic Party leadership

DC

March 5, 2019

DC Council shelves vote on bill to increase homestead deduction

Maryland State

March 2, 2019

Coalition of groups call for Delegate Lisanti to resign

DC

February 20, 2019

Graham Roth: Why is the DC Council less progressive than the national Democratic Party?

DC

December 5, 2019