Controversial Podcast Claims Second Amendment Extends to Undocumented Immigrants: What the Gun-Rights Lawyer Has to Say

San Francisco, CA – Gun-rights lawyer Donald Kilmer made a controversial argument on a podcast, claiming that the Second Amendment protects the rights of illegal immigrants. Kilmer’s statement has sparked a debate over the interpretation of the constitutional right to bear arms and its application to non-citizens residing in the United States. During the podcast episode, Kilmer emphasized that the Second Amendment does not explicitly limit its protections to citizens only. He argued that the amendment’s language, which states “the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed,” applies to … Read more

ACLU Sues Roanoke Police Department for Refusing to Certify Immigrant’s Visa

Roanoke, Virginia – The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Virginia has filed a lawsuit against the Roanoke Police Department, accusing the agency of denying a visa certification for an immigrant who assisted in an investigation of domestic abuse. According to the ACLU, this lawsuit is the first of its kind and a hearing is expected within the next 30 days. The plaintiff, known as Jane Doe in the sealed filing, helped city police investigate her partner’s abuse in 2012. As a result, she was provided with a U visa certification, which is a form … Read more

Halt on Senate Bill 4 Provides Relief and Uncertainty for Immigrants, Local Experts Aim to Inform Public About Rights

Tyler, Texas – Senate Bill 4, a controversial immigration law in Texas, has been temporarily halted by a federal judge. The ruling has sparked hope among local experts who are eager to continue educating people about their rights and are even optimistic that the law may be permanently stopped. Earlier this year, an immigrant-focused organization in Tyler hosted two meetings to inform the public about Senate Bill 4. Immigration lawyer Ginger Young, who led the event, provided insights and answered questions about the law’s provisions and how to handle encounters with law enforcement. To prepare … Read more

Republican Proposal Aims to Drastically Restrict Asylum Opportunities for Undocumented Immigrants

Miami, Florida – There is a growing push for immigration reform in the United States, with both Republicans and Democrats acknowledging the need for change. However, there is a sharp divide on the specifics of the reform. A significant increase in illegal border crossings since 2020 has placed immense pressure on the current asylum system. This system is designed to provide life-saving relief for noncitizens who fear the dangers of returning to their home countries. However, undocumented migrants entering the U.S. have limited legal options to stay in the country. For many fleeing violence, war, … Read more