Supporters say the percentage of immigrants who can’t afford a lawyer for their cases is an affront to due process rights.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado successfully sued Sheriff Bill Elder for the practice.
Immigration court backlogs have swelled, from 190,000 to almost 800,000 in 2018 — among those asylum claims jumped to almost 150,000 in 2017.
The 13th-annual Refugee First Thanksgiving was different this year in light of the Trump administration's changes to refugee resettlement.
Denver set aside $385,000 to be divided among four nonprofit groups, including the Rocky Mountain Immigration Advocacy Network.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and undocumented immigrant spoke on stage with New York Times columnist David Brooks.
Here’s what Section 1 of the 14th Amendment says: "All persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein they reside."
The Defense Department is deploying 7,000 troops from 10 states in addition to about 2,000 National Guard members already stationed at the border.
Now that Donald Trump is president, political operatives on both sides of the aisle see the district as even more vulnerable.
California has been invoked in political ads and in business pitches. But how many Californians are actually coming to Colorado, and what's their impact?