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United States of America v. Martin Araiza-Jacobo Federal Courthouse - Brownsville, Texas

Brownsville, TX - Legal Permanent Resident Sentenced to Prison for Importing Meth

A 56-year-old legal permanent resident alien who resided in Matamoros has been ordered to prison following his conviction of methamphetamine trafficking. A federal jury convicted Martin Araiza-Jacobo on June 14, 2017, for conspiracy to possess and possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver as well ... More...
   $0 (09-15-2017 - TX)

United States of America v. Kanento Boots Federal Courthouse - Albany, New York

Albany, NY - Akwesasne Resident Admits Illegal Transportation of Alien

Kanento Boots, age 63, of Akwesasne, Ontario, Canada, was sentenced on September 11, 2017 to time served (111 days in jail) and 1 year of supervised release for illegally transporting an alien within the United States.

Boots pled guilty on August 15, 2017. He admitted that on May 23, 2017, on the Akwesasne res... More...
   $0 (09-11-2017 - NY)

State of Hawaii v. Donald L. Trump

We are asked to review the district court’s modified preliminary injunction,
FILED SEP 7 2017 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS
2
which enjoins the Government from enforcing Executive Order 13780 against (1) grandparents, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins of persons in the United States; and (2) refugees who have forma... More...
   $0 (09-08-2017 - HI)

United States of America v. Luis Aguilar, Alhan Sanchez, Aaron Sanchez, Ricardo Renteria, and Ricardo Renteria-Rivera Federal Courthouse - McAllen, Texas

McAllen, TX - Several Local Residents Slammed with Significant Sentences in Hostage Taking Conspiracy

Several men who resided in the Mission area have been ordered to prison for their involvement in an illegal alien hostage taking scheme.

Luis Aguilar Jr., 19; brothers Alhan Sanchez, 20, and Aaron Sanchez, 21, and Ricardo Renteria, 26, all of Mission; and Renteria’s nephew Ricard... More...
   $0 (09-06-2017 - TX)

United States of America v. Hugo Turcio-Cruz Federal Courthouse - New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, LA - Honduran National Sentenced for Illegal Reentry

Hugo Turico-Cruz, age 35, a citizen of Honduras, was sentenced on September 5, 2017 after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Bill of Information charging him with illegal reentry of a removed alien.

U.S. District Judge Susie Morgan sentenced TURCIO-CRUZ to time served, a $100 special assessment, and no fine ... More...
   $0 (09-06-2017 - LA)

United States of America v. Juan Jose Mendoza-Ibarra Western District of Louisiana Federal Courthouse - Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette, LA - Mexican national pleads guilty to illegally reentering the United States multiple times

A Mexican citizen pleaded guilty to reentering the United States illegally after being removed at least three times.

Juan Jose Mendoza-Ibarra, 38, of Mexico, pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Carol Whitehurst to one count of illegal reentry of a removed alien. The ple... More...
   $0 (09-05-2017 - LA)

United States of America v. Miguel Terrazas-Ordonez Federal Courthouse - New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, LA - Mexican National is Sentenced for Illegal Reentry

Miguel Terrazas-Ordonez, age 40, a citizen of Mexico, was sentenced today after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Indictment charging him with illegal reentry of a removed alien.

Acting U.S. Attorney Evans praised the work of the United States Department of Homeland Security in investigating this matter. ... More...
   $0 (08-31-2017 - LA)

United States of America v. Felipe Bautista-Guerrero Federal Courthouse - Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, MA - Mexican National Sentenced for Illegal Reentry After Deportation - Defendant previously deported twice

A Mexican national was sentenced on August 31, 2017 in federal court in Boston for a federal immigration crime.

Felipe Bautista-Guerrero, 46, pleaded guilty to one count of unlawful reentry of a deported alien before U.S. District Court Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV, wh... More...
   $0 (08-31-2017 - MA)

United States of America v. Marco Proano Federal Courthouse - Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL - Jury Convict Cop On Excessive Force Charge

The United States of America charged Marco Proano with violating 18 U.S.C. 242 by firing 16 shots at a stole care filled with teenagers in December 2013, wounding two.

18 U.S.C. 242 provides:

Deprivation of rights under color of law

Whoever, under color of any law, statute, ordinance, regulation, or cus... More...
   $0 (08-28-2017 - IL)

United States of America v. Enkhchimeg Ulzubayar "Eni" Edwards

Defendant‐Appellant
Enkhchimeg Ulziibayar Edwards goes by the nickname Eni
Edwards. She was charged with two counts of witness tampering
in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1512(b)(3) (Counts I and II)
and two counts of making false statements on an official questionnaire
for federal employment in violation of 18 U.S.C.
2 No. 16‐2253
§ 1001(a)(2) (Counts III and IV)... More...
   $0 (08-27-2017 - IL)

United States of America v. Rogelio Rodriguez Federal Courthouse - McAllen, Texas

McAllen, TX - Jury Convicts Undocumented Alien for Illegal Re-entry

A 40-year-old Mexican national has been convicted of illegally re-entering the country after removal or deportation, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez. A federal jury sitting in McAllen deliberated for approximately 30 minutes before finding Rogelio Rodriguez guilty.

During the trial, Border Patrol (BP)... More...
   $0 (08-25-2017 - TX)

United States of America v. Elmer Franky Ortiz Federal Courthouse - Fort Worth, Texas

Dallas, TX - Carrollton Man Sentenced to 204 Months in Federal Prison on Federal Child Pornography Conviction

A 42-year-old illegal alien from Honduras, Elmer Franky Ortiz, who was living in Carrollton, Texas, pleaded guilty in April 2017 to one count of receipt of a visual depiction of a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct. He was sentenced on August 22, 2017 to 204 months in fede... More...
   $0 (08-25-2017 - TX)

United States of America v. Ruben Angle Verdugo-Barajas Western District of Louisiana - Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette, LA - Mexican national pleads guilty to illegally reentering the United States

A Mexican citizen pleaded guilty on August 15, 2017 to reentering the United States illegally after being arrested for trying to obtain a Louisiana Identification Card in Morgan City.

Ruben Angle Verdugo-Barajas, 35, of Mexico, pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Carol Whitehurst to o... More...
   $0 (08-21-2017 - LA)

United States of America v. Hernan Cortez-Mazariegos Federal Courthouse - Brownsville, Texas

Brownsville, TX - Jury Convicts Honduran Man of Assaulting Federal Officer

A 35-year-old illegal alien from Honduras has been convicted of assaulting a U.S. Border Patrol (BP) agent. A federal jury returned a guilty verdict on August 17, 2017 against Hernan Cortez-Mazariegos following a one-day trial and approximately two hours of deliberations.

On Nov. 15, 2016, BP agents respon... More...
   $0 (08-19-2017 - TX)

Suleiman Abdullah Salim, et al. v. Dr. Bruce Jessen and Dr. James Mitchell Federal Courthouse - Spokane, Washington

Spokane, WA - Doctors Who Approved Torture Settle Lawsuit

Mohamed Ahmed Ben Soud, Obaid Ullah and Suleiman Abdullah Salim sued Dr. Bruce Jessen and Dr. James Mitchell on alien tort claim theories under 28 U.S.C. 1350 claiming that they were injured and harmed as a direct result of brutal interrogation techniques devised by the Defendants for use by the CIA. The Plaintiffs claimed that th... More...
   $0 (08-17-2017 - )

United States of America v. John Theis

Baltimore, MD - Former Government Employee Sentenced To 15 Months In Prison For Receipt Of Illegal Gratuities And Impersonation Of A United States Immigration Officer

U.S. District Judge George L. Russell sentenced John Theis, age 40, of Sparrows Point, Maryland, on August 8, 2017 to 15 months in prison, followed by 1 year of supervised release for the receipt of illegal gratuities and im... More...
   $0 (08-08-2017 - MD)

United States of America v. Mauricio Rodriguez-Borjas Federal Courthouse - New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, LA - Man Pleads Guilty to Illegal Re-Entry

MAURICIO RODRIGUEZ-BORJAS, age 38, a citizen of Honduras, pled guilty on August 3, 2017 to a one-count Indictment for illegal re-entry of removed alien.
According to the court documents, on June 1, 2017, RODRIGUEZ-BORJAS, was found in the United States after having been deported previously on October 28, 2013.

RODRIGUEZ-... More...
   $0 (08-03-2017 - LA)

United States of America v. Christian Alberto Zamorano-Duran Federal Courthouse - Cheyenne, Wyoming

Cheyenne, WY - United States of America v. Christian Alberto Zamorano-Duran

Christian Alberto Zamorano-Duran, 25, of Cajeme, Sonora, Mexico, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on July 31, 2017, for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Zamorano-Duran was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. He received time served, plus ten days, was or... More...
   $0 (08-03-2017 - WY)

United States of America v. Jose Ulices Valenzuela-Gradiz Federal Courthouse - Cheyenne, Wyoming

Cheyenne, WY - United States of America v. Jose Ulices Valenzuela-Gradiz

Jose Ulices Valenzuela-Gradiz, 35, of San Marcos de Colon, Choluteca, Honduras, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on August 3, 2017, for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Valenzuela-Gradiz was arrested in Worland, Wyoming. He received time served, plus... More...
   $0 (08-03-2017 - WY)

United States of America v. Leonardo Vega-Martinez Federal Courthouse - Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Cedar Rapids, IA - Illegal Alien from Mexico Sentenced to Prison after Returning to the United States Following Two Deportations

A Mexican man who had previously been deported twice was sentenced today to 16 months in federal prison.

Leonardo Vega-Martinez, age 40, a citizen of Mexico who had been living in Cascade, Iowa, received the prison term after a May 4, 2017, guilty plea... More...
   $0 (08-02-2017 - ia)

United States of America v Francisco Teodoro Azcona-Polanco

Deportable immigrants are presumptively exempt from
the discretionary imposition of supervised release under
Section 5D1.1(c) of the Sentencing Guidelines. Appellant
Francisco Azcona-Polanco, a deportable immigrant, argues
that the District Court committed a procedural sentencing
error by sentencing him to a term of supervised release
without an adequate explanation. We wri... More...
   $0 (08-01-2017 - NJ)

Wescley Fonseca Pereira v. Jefferson B. Sessions, III United States Court of Appeals For The First Circuit - Boston, Massachusetts

The Immigration and Nationality
Act ("INA") gives the Attorney General discretion to cancel the
removal of a non-permanent resident alien if the alien meets
certain criteria, including ten years of continuous physical
presence in the United States. 8 U.S.C. § 1229b(b)(1). Under the
"stop-time" rule, the alien's period of continuous physical
presence ends "when the alien is ... More...
   $0 (07-31-2017 - MA)

United States of America v. Rodrigo Hernandez-Garcia Federal Courthouse - Gulfport, Mississippi

Gulfport, MS - Illegal Alien Pleads Guilty To Gun Possession

Rodrigo Hernandez-Garcia, age 32, an illegal alien from Mexico who was living in Bay St. Louis, pled guilty on July 26, 2017, before Chief District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr., to possession of a firearm by an illegal alien.

Hernandez-Garcia will be sentenced on October 24, 2017 and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in p... More...
   $0 (07-27-2017 - MS)

United States of America v. Jose Compuesto Federal Courthouse - Buffalo, New York

Buffalo, NY - Canadian Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Defraud the United States and Stealing Government Funds

A Canadian man pleaded guilty July 18, 2017 in Rochester, New York to conspiring to defraud the United States and stealing government funds.

According to documents filed with the court, Jose Compuesto, 52, of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, along with other Canadian cit... More...
   $0 (07-19-2017 - NY)

Miguel Medina Pastenes v. The State of Texas Third Court of Appeals, Austin, Texas Public lewdness

Pastenes’s application seeking habeas relief came more than 17 years after his
conviction. Despite completing two years of community supervision, Pastenes now contends that
he is suffering the consequences of his plea of guilty and that his liberty is restrained because he is
subject to removal from the United States.
Pastenes’s application states that he is a citizen of Mexico, t... More...
   $0 (07-16-2017 - TX)

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