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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois district remapping amendment to state Constitution faces court testway "any provision" will have to pass muster with the federal courts, argues Ri
Illinois district remapping amendment to state Constitution faces court test
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
way "any provision" will have to pass muster with the federal courts, argues Rick Meza, a former staff attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund here, who now represents Independent Maps. And in California, which... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Karla Perez: There’s too much at stake for too many to let Supreme Court’s indecision on immigration standthinking about the three immigrant mothers in Texas who have intervened in Unit
Karla Perez: There’s too much at stake for too many to let Supreme Court’s indecision on immigration stand
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
thinking about the three immigrant mothers in Texas who have intervened in United States v. Texas and, with help from the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF), are working to defend DAPA and expanded DACA. These mothers... Read more
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The Hill
Kelly Osbourne echoes Obama on immigrationLatino immigrants are "doing jobs Americans won't do." This includes former Pre
Kelly Osbourne echoes Obama on immigration
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Latino immigrants are "doing jobs Americans won't do." This includes former President G.W. Bush; a former president of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF), John Trasviña; writers for The Washington Post; and many, many... Read more
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NBC News
A Sprinkle of Hope for Latinos in SCOTUS Affirmative Action Decisiondiversity in higher education continues to be a compelling national interest, a
A Sprinkle of Hope for Latinos in SCOTUS Affirmative Action Decision
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
diversity in higher education continues to be a compelling national interest, and worthy of race-conscious remedies. The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, MALDEF and the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Edcucational Fund, PRLDEF,... Read more
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NBC News
Mixed Feelings for Latinos After Two SCOTUS Decisionsdiversity in higher education continues to be a compelling national interest, a
Mixed Feelings for Latinos After Two SCOTUS Decisions
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
diversity in higher education continues to be a compelling national interest, and worthy of race-conscious remedies. The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, MALDEF and the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Edcucational Fund, PRLDEF,... Read more
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NBC News
'They Really Let Us Down': Latinos React to Supreme Court Decisionwere expected to be eligible to apply for them. They have remained frozen as t
'They Really Let Us Down': Latinos React to Supreme Court Decision
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
were expected to be eligible to apply for them. They have remained frozen as the Department of Justice and later the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund waged appeals. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson sought to... Read more
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Breitbart
Losing Lawyer in Amnesty Case Blames Senate, Calls for ‘Righteous Anger’for refusing to confirm Judge Merrick Garland’s nomination. Thomas A. Saenz, t
Losing Lawyer in Amnesty Case Blames Senate, Calls for ‘Righteous Anger’
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
for refusing to confirm Judge Merrick Garland’s nomination. Thomas A. Saenz, the president and general counsel for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF), represented three illegal aliens in the case. He told reporters... Read more
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The Columbian
Cepeda: Now Trump, Sotomayor agree on judge impartialityun-American stance During a recent telephone news conference, Thomas Saenz, pr
Cepeda: Now Trump, Sotomayor agree on judge impartiality
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
un-American stance During a recent telephone news conference, Thomas Saenz, president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said, “Suggesting that a judge is disqualified from presiding over a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
After smoke clears, Trump sides with Sotomayor on hertitage non-issuethe country into a tizzy. During a recent telephone news conference, Thomas Sa
After smoke clears, Trump sides with Sotomayor on hertitage non-issue
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
the country into a tizzy. During a recent telephone news conference, Thomas Saenz, president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said, “Suggesting that a judge is disqualified from presiding over a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Jeh Johnson met twice as often with amnesty backers while crafting Obama executive actionsdozens of meetings with groups pushing for legalization of illegal immigrants,
Jeh Johnson met twice as often with amnesty backers while crafting Obama executive actions
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
dozens of meetings with groups pushing for legalization of illegal immigrants, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, the Center for American Progress, the Center for Community Change, the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cepeda: A rare Trump-Sotomayor alliancethe country into a tizzy. During a recent telephone news conference, Thomas Sa
Cepeda: A rare Trump-Sotomayor alliance
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
the country into a tizzy. During a recent telephone news conference, Thomas Saenz, president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said, "Suggesting that a judge is disqualified from presiding over a... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
After Outcry Judge Delays Sanctions in Immigration Case - After Outcry Judge Delays Sanctions in Immigration Case by Julián Aguilar The Texas Tribune June 7 2016 The Texas-based judge that last year put a hold on President Obama’s executive order ...action] recipients are really innocent bystanders in this,” said Nina Perales,
After Outcry Judge Delays Sanctions in Immigration Case - After Outcry Judge Delays Sanctions in Immigration Case by Julián Aguilar The Texas Tribune June 7 2016 The Texas-based judge that last year put a hold on President Obama’s executive order ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
action] recipients are really innocent bystanders in this,” said Nina Perales, the vice president of litigation at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, or MALDEF. Perales’ group represents three South Texas mothers who... Read more
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NBC News
Judge Backs Off Demand for Young Immigrants' ID Informationdeferrals. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen issued the stay of his own order T
Judge Backs Off Demand for Young Immigrants' ID Information
NBC News / Posted 22 days ago
deferrals. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen issued the stay of his own order Tuesday after attorneys for DOJ and for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) had argued that the demand unfairly punished young immigrants.... Read more
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Salon.com
Judge delays order on ethics course in immigration casedo with what they would was very alarming to the DACA recipients,” said Nina Pe
Judge delays order on ethics course in immigration case
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
do with what they would was very alarming to the DACA recipients,” said Nina Perales, vice president for litigation for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, or MALDEF, who spoke at Tuesday’s hearing. Follow Juan A. Lozano on... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Why the popularity of Donald Trump pinatas is a scary sign for U.S. Republicanslevel of opposition to the Republican party... in California that has proven to
Why the popularity of Donald Trump pinatas is a scary sign for U.S. Republicans
Brandon Sun / Posted 24 days ago
level of opposition to the Republican party... in California that has proven to be quite lasting," said Thomas Saenz of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, who campaigned against Prop 187. "Not just Latino voters, but other... Read more
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NBC News
'Bigotry': Trump's Attacks on Judge Rile Latino Legal Expertscampaign did not immediately respond to NBC Latino's requests for comment. Tom
'Bigotry': Trump's Attacks on Judge Rile Latino Legal Experts
NBC News / Posted 26 days ago
campaign did not immediately respond to NBC Latino's requests for comment. Tom Saenz, president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, called it "ridiculous" to assert Curiel would be biased because of his... Read more
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