Category: Deportations


2013 Chicagoan of the Year Faces Immigration Judge in Deportation Case this Wednesday

Local immigrant rights organizer, Lulú Martinez, begins fight to stay in the country  What: Press conference and rally outside Chicago Immigration Court ahead of immigration hearing in deportation case of immigrant rights organizer Lulú Martinez....


These are not “cases”, they are people.

A little over four years ago Organized Communities Against Deportations began as a project that sought to support people in deportation proceedings. It didn’t take long before we started meeting people and entire families ready to...