Border patrol agents criticized for treatment of Haitian migrants in Del Rio as U.S. tries to dissuade more from coming

  BY URIEL J. GARCÍA The Texas Tribune   RIO 一 U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Monday sent a message to migrants, particularly Haitians, attempting to enter the country through the southwest border. “People coming to the United States illegally will be returned, your journey will not succeed,” he declared. Mayorkas’

Texas troopers create “steel wall” of patrol vehicles in Del Rio as feds continue to repatriate Haitians

  By URIEL J. GARCÍA and JOLIE MCCULLOUGH The Texas Tribune   DEL RIO – As immigration agents continue to fly more of the thousands of migrants camped in this border city to other processing centers or back to their home countries, state troopers have created a miles-long “steel wall” of patrol vehicles to discourage

Texas Law Banning Abortion as Early as Six Weeks Goes into Effect as the U.S. Supreme Court Takes no Action

One of the nation’s most restrictive abortion bills — which bans abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy — took effect at midnight after the U.S. Supreme Court did not take action on an emergency appeal by Texas abortion providers Tuesday. The law prohibits abortions whenever an ultrasound can detect what lawmakers defined as