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May 23 2023
Customs and Border Protection agents fatally shoot man in ArizonaUnited Press International
May 19 2023
8-year-old who died in US Customs and Border Protection custody identified by the Honduran Foreign Ministry
The Honduran Foreign Ministry has identified the 8-year-old girl who died in US Customs and Border Protection custody in Harlingen, Texas, as Anadith Danay Reyes Alvarez. Reyes died Wednesday at a Harlingen hospital and her family is receiving consular services from the Honduran consulate in McAllen, Texas, according to a news release issued by the foreign ministry. “The Honduran Consulate inCNN (Online News)
Aug 25 2020
Customs and Border Protection Implements New Measures at US-Mexico Border as Coronavirus Spikes
Individuals crossing the U.S.-Mexico border will be subject to secondary inspections after a survey of people crossing the border found 60% of trips were nonessential, a local NBC affiliate reported.
The survey was reportedly given to 100,000 U.S. citizens and permanent residents, and found that over 60% of the trips made were considered nonessential, NBC San Diego reported.
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May 12 2023
House Republicans pass border bill limiting asylum protections
House Republicans on Thursday passed their long-promised border crackdown, voting to finish former President Trump’s border wall and severely restrict access to asylum the same day President Biden is set to lift the use of Title 42.
H.R. 2 — originally designed to be one of the first major pieces of legislation passed under the new Republican majority — was approved with a 219-213 voteThe Hill
May 10 2023
Texas civilians joining Border Protection Unit sparks fears of "vigilantes"
New Republican legislation in the Texas House includes the option for average citizens to take action as part of a border policing unit aimed at countering illegal immigration. House Bill 20, authored by Republican Matt Schaefer, creates a Border Protection Unit in which commissioned officers and nonmembers of law enforcement can "arrest, apprehend or detain persons crossing the Texas-MexicoNewsweek
Jun 09 2023
Women-Only Spa Forced to Allow Biological Male ‘Trans’ Customers
On Monday, a judge in Washington ordered a women’s only spa to accept biological men who believe they are “trans women,” according to a report from the New York Post. Seattle District Court Judge Barbara Jacobs Rothstein reportedly upheld a discrimination ruling against Olympus Spa, a Korean women’s-only spa, where being naked is "compulsory," filed by a “local trans activist” named HavenTownhall
May 24 2023
Target removing some LGBTQ merchandise following customer backlash
Target, which rolled out its Pride Collection at the start of May, is pulling some products from its stores after facing customer backlash, saying it was acting to protect employee safety, the company told Reuters on Tuesday.
Target Corp (TGT.N) is offering more than 2,000 products, including clothing, books, music and home furnishings as part of its Pride Collection. The items includeReuters
Apr 27 2023
Customs agents seize six gallons of ‘coma in a bottle’
Customs and Border Protection agents in Philadelphia seized six gallons of the industrial solvent gamma butyrolactone, known on the street as “coma in a bottle” and liquid ecstasy. As a drug, GBL is a central nervous system depressant with, as its moniker suggests, similar effects to ecstasy pills. While its intended use is to strip paint and rust, it is considered a schedule 1 controlledWashington Times
Apr 27 2023
Gallons Of 'Coma In A Bottle' Drug Seized In Philadelphia: Customs
PHILADELPHIA — Several gallons of a chemical called "liquid ecstasy" and "coma in a bottle" on the street were seized by Customs and Border Protection officers in Philadelphia recently. Officers took six total gallons of gamma butyrolactone after intercepting a shipment from France to Florida Saturday. Gamma butyrolactone is an industrial chemical solvent used to strip paint and rust and aPatch.com
May 12 2023
Texas mulls state-run border protection amid migration surge, end of Title 42
Texas lawmakers are mulling a plan to create a state-run border enforcement group amid dissatisfaction with the Biden administration's handling of border security and an onset of new arrivals.
Under the proposed H.B. 20, the state would create a "border protection unit" with the power to "arrest, apprehend or detain persons crossing the Texas-Mexico border unlawfully," according to TheJust The News