Max Rivlin-Nadler

Max Rivlin-Nadler appears in the following:

Migrant Mother Given A Choice: Leave Her Newborn In U.S. Or Return To Mexico Together

Monday, July 13, 2020

As the Trump administration has effectively shut down the asylum system at the border during the pandemic, one mother was given the choice to go to Mexico with or without her newborn, a U.S. citizen.


Immigrant Mom Must Return To Mexico – With Or Without Her Newborn Child

Sunday, July 12, 2020

Border Patrol agents gave one asylum seeker who crossed the southern border a choice: Turn her U.S.-born baby over to child services here and leave the country, or return to Mexico with her child.


Drive-Through Naturalizations Make New U.S. Citizens In The COVID-19 Era

Thursday, July 02, 2020

After months of not naturalizing new U.S. citizens due to the coronavirus shutdown, immigration officials have begun offering drive-through naturalization ceremonies that take just a few minutes.


First Death Of Detainee In An ICE Detention Center From COVID-19

Thursday, May 07, 2020

Carlos Escobar-Mejia, 57, had been in ICE custody since Jan. 10, when he was stopped in a car by the Border Patrol in Chula Vista, Calif. Before then, he had been living in the U.S. for 40 years.


Pregnant Asylum-Seekers Barred From U.S. Entry For Court Hearings

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Pregnant asylum seekers who were told to remain in place in Mexico are now being barred from entering the U.S. for their asylum hearings until after they give birth, so finds a KPBS investigation.


Doctors March On Border Patrol

Friday, December 13, 2019

A group of doctors from across the country are demanding to be allowed to vaccinate detained migrants against the flu. The group points to three minors who've died from the flu over the past year.


Kurdish Americans React To U.S. Force Withdrawal

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Syrian Kurdish families in San Diego are angry about President Trump's decision to pull troops from northern Syria. They say they feel betrayed after Kurdish fighters led efforts against ISIS.


Asylum-Seekers Respond To Trump Administration's Supreme Court Win

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Asylum-seekers waiting in Tijuana react to the high court ruling allowing the Trump administration — for now — to require that migrants seek protection in another country before applying in the U.S.


With New Asylum Policy In Place, Some Migrants Are Left In Limbo

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

A new rule by the Trump administration regarding migrants seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border have left them in limbo. The ACLU and other groups are challenging the rule in court.


Prosecutors Allege Rep. Duncan Hunter Misused Campaign Funds For Extramarital Affairs

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

In a new court filing, federal prosecutors accused Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., of using campaign money to fund several extramarital affairs with staffers and lobbyist.


Judge Rules Against Trump Policy Of Sending Asylum-Seekers To Mexico

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

A federal judge in California blocked the Trump administration's Migrant Protection Protocol policy that required asylum-seekers to return to Mexico as they await court hearings in the U.S.


As Trump Visits Calexico, Calif., Residents Worry About Rising Border Wall Tension

Thursday, April 04, 2019

A 2-mile section of border fence was replaced last year with a 30-foot steel pole wall. Residents on both sides of the border are concerned about rising tensions around cross-border traffic.


Jury In the Queens Jogger Case Was Certain Who Did It, But Questions Remain

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

A jury found Chanel Lewis guilty of killing Karina Vetrano on Monday.

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WATCH: Border Wall Prototypes Destroyed, Making Way For New Fencing

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Eight steel-and-concrete mock-ups of border wall prototypes were put up near the San Diego-Tijuana border in 2017. They were supposed to represent the "next generation" of border barriers.


Journalists, Lawyers, Volunteers Face Increased Scrutiny By Border Agents

Friday, February 15, 2019

At the San Diego-Tijuana border, journalists covering the asylum-seekers are being pulled into questioning by customs and border agents. Lawyers and volunteers are facing the same scrutiny.


Homeland Security Begins Policy Dubbed Migrant Protection Protocols

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Trump administration has started the policy of returning asylum-seekers to Mexico while they await their immigration hearings in the U.S. Several groups are challenging the new policy.


No Sign Of New U.S. Program Aimed To Keep Asylum Seekers In Mexico

Saturday, January 26, 2019

According to the Department of Homeland Security, asylum seekers at the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego were supposed to return to Mexico on Friday. But when the day came, nothing happened.


Asylum Seekers Awaiting Court Proceedings Turn To Volunteer Organizations For Help

Friday, December 14, 2018

Each day dozens of asylum seekers are released in border cities — with ankle monitors — to await immigration court proceedings. A network of volunteer organizations in San Diego has sprung up to help them.


Why Did Port Authority Scale Back Its Truck Emissions Program?

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

A plan to phase out aging, smog-generating trucks that jam Newark's Ironbound district replaced just over 400 trucks out of the thousands that travel to Port Newark every month.

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