Last week was a rough one for Secure Communities, a controversial federal deportation program that critics charge is counterproductive and unconstitutional. The most significant developments came from California, where the program has essentially lost support at the city and state levels. The
When suspected undocumented immigrants are booked for low-level crimes in Los Angeles, they will not be held for immigration authorities, according to an announcement by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on Wednesday. A spokesperson for Sheriff Lee Baca said that the department hopes to
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A Los Angeles sheriff captain allegedly took an inmate on a golf outing and the incident is under investigation. Frank Carrillo, 41, was serving a two year sentence after pleading guilty to stealing from people at golf courses, according to ABC News Los Angeles station...
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Atlanta jurors have found an India-born businessman guilty of masterminding the murder of his black daughter-in-law because he feared the mixed marriage would smear the caste-conscious family's name. Chiman Rai, 68, was convicted on seven charges, including felony murder and burglary. Prosecutors
It might be hard to find anyone who was awake and breathing near a television set this past week who didn't know at least something about Paris Hilton's on-again, off-again, on-again incarceration, or have an opinion about what happened. From the fans and protestors who stood outside the courtroom,
Talk about a tease. Paris Hilton's tumultuous week of being in jail, then out of jail and under house arrest, has come to an end. The heiress got a taste of the comforts of her own home for a little more than 24 hours before the judge sent her right back where she came -- jail. Hilton was spotted
The road that ultimately led to Paris Hilton's house arrest is a convoluted and confusing one -- and it might actually lead her back to jail. Let ABC News walk you through a series of facts and legal maneuvering that took a celebrity heiress from a drunken ride in the front seat of her