Illegal Immigration and Deportation

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2014

    Federal Judge Sets Hearing Date for Orly Taitz's Border-Crosser "Emergency Request:" Update

    See Update No. 2 on Page 2 about a federal judge in Texas setting a hearing date for Orly Taitz's "emergency request" aimed at border crossers. Update No. 1 is on the Department of Justice's response to Taitz. ORIGINAL POST, AUG. 11, 9:05 A.M.: Texas likes to brag about wooing businesses away fro ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 14, 2013

    Community Cinema: The State of Arizona

    Carpenter Performing Arts Center

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2013

    Antonio Benitez, Mother of 9, Accused of Starving 4-y.o. Daughter That Weighs 18 Lbs.

    Ya know, you try to write positively about illegal immigrants--defend them against haters, hail their good, blah blah blah--and then a case like the one of Antonia Benitez comes along that wakes up the Jim Gilchrist in you. Such is the story of Antonia Benitez. Not only is she an illegal immigrant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2013

    The 20 Greatest Los Tigres Del Norte Songs of All Time, Nos. 10-1

    Yesterday, we sang the praises of Los Tigres del Norte by revealing their best B-sides, so to speak; today, we tackle 10-1. Methinks everyone will agree with half of my choices, dispute three of them, and ridicule my top choice--enjoy!

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2013

    Kenton Beshore, Mariners Church Pastor, Tells His Wealthy Congregation to Be Sympathetic to Illegal Immigrants; Congregants Largely Refuse

    Few Christian congregations are more notorious in Orange County for forgetting Matthew 19:24 (you know, the whole camel thing where Jesus essentially says the rich are going to Hell) than Mariners Church in Irvine. That's the church where Reverend Kenton Beshore essentially makes excuses for Jesus' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    Federal Judge Kinda Likes ICE, Kinda Doesn't In Ruling Over Fullerton Factory Raid

    In an October 25 ruling, a federal judge decided that Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted a reasonable records search in response to a complaint filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). The case follows a June 2010 ICE raid on Terra Universal factory in Fullerton where 43 undo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    Victor Salazar, Counselor Who Molested 3 Boys at Children's Home, Gets 4.5 Years in Prison

    Victor Salazar, who was found guilty in March of molesting three boys in his counseling office at a Fullerton children's home, was recently sentenced to four years and six months in state prison and a mandatory lifetime rap as a sex offender.At sentencing, statements were read to the judge on behal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    Victor Salazar Guilty of Molesting Boys in His Children's Home Counseling Office

    ​A 30-year-old man has a court date this afternoon to determine when he will be sentenced for doing the unthinkable: molesting three boys in his Fullerton children's home office as they used his phone to call their families in other countries. Victor Salazar of Santa Ana faces seven years and eig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2012

    Oklahoma Senator Wants to Ban Fetuses as Food

    OK State Senate websiteSenator Shortey​Soylent Green will not be manufactured in Oklahoma. Not if that state senator Ralph Shortey gets his way. The freshman Republican introduced a bill this week in the state legislature "prohibiting the sale or manufacture of food or products which contain abort ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    In Huntington Beach, Officials Find 2,600 Pounds Of Pot On One Smuggling Boat And 18 Life Vests On Another

    ​It's fair to say there are probably quite a few pissed-off potheads in Huntington Beach.Why? Well, because a ton -- 2,600 pounds, to be exact -- of fresh Mexican weed will never make into their pipes.On Nov. 12, law enforcement officials found a boat filled with about $1 million worth of weed alo ... More >>

  • News

    October 20, 2011

    Vaya Con Mom

    After their mother was deported to Mexico, the Brito children embarked on a two-year journey trying to navigate life in the United States on their own

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    Samuel Chai Cho Oh Gets Prison Time For Selling Diplomas at Fake University

    ICEA fake graduation ceremony at the fake school, California Union University. Hundreds of "students" "attended" Fullerton's "California Union University," a school with possibly no books or classes or teachers.It was a school run by 66-year-old pastor Samuel Chai Cho Oh, who was sentenced on Monday ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    [UPDATED with ICE Suspending Deportation:] Isaura Garcia, Battered Woman Facing Deportation, Embodies Problems with ICE Program

    ​UPDATE, MAY 13, 5:26 P.M.: The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency has informed the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) that it is dropping deportation proceedings against Isaura Garcia. Meanwhile, Joseph Huprich, the woman's pro bono attorney, says Ga ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    Are the Days of Chain Restaurants Hiring Illegal Immigrants Over?

    ​Back in my Anaheim High School days, students who worked did so at one of two spots: the Carl's Jr. on Broadway and Harbor Boulevard, or the Family Fun Center (which mostly hired people from Valencia High, but that's another story). Imagine my surprise five years after graduation, when most of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Racist OC Register Reader Fustercluck of the Day

    Headline: Police Investigating Gang-Related Shooting​ Comment by PABLOAMIGOUSA: This incident is another embarassment to me and the Mexican people!Comment by DAN18NY: Give it a rest amigo. An embarrassment to human kind is more like it. Is the shooter in Arizona an embarrassment to white people? n ... More >>

  • Columns

    January 6, 2011
  • News

    December 23, 2010

    Mr. Wagner (Finally) Goes to Prison

    [Moxley Confidential] Anaheim cop Bradley Stewart Wagner's former lawyer dooms his chances of getting out of his guilty plea to sexually assaulting illegal immigrants.

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Clownz From Outer Space

    Consider the clown. Though clowns, in some shape, have manifested in all kinds of ancient cultures--from Native American myths of the arch-trickster to the ithyphallic satyr choruses of third century B.C. Greek drama--their image has taken quite the hit in the past 50 years. Most of us tend to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Judge Knocks Down Meat of Arizona's SB 1070

    She ruled WHAT!?!​A federal judge has blocked the part of Arizona's controversial SB 1070 law that allows police to ask people if they are in the country legally.The tough new immigration law that has sparked national debate is scheduled to take effect Thursday. However, the ask/you'd-better-tell ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2010

    Will Meg Whitman's Stands Against Prop. 187 and Arizona's SB 1070 Chill Her Likely Voters?

    ​We told you here how California Democrats are hopeful the marijuana-legalization initiative will help the ticket in November despite the party's gubernatorial nominee coming out against it.Republicans are hopeful the anti-immigration fervor does the same for their ticket despite the party's guber ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Phil Luebben Shows Coyote-Like Tenaciousness in Pitching Cypress Immigrant Proposals Again

    ​The first time Phil Luebben pitched his resolutions last month declaring Cypress a "Rule of Law" city and applauding/damning Arizona/Arizona critics, his City Council colleagues voted them down. The second time Luebben pitched his resolutions last month, his motions died for lack of a second.But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    San Diego French Restaurant Put On ICE

    According to the Los Angeles Times, federal immigration officials staged a workplace raid at French Gourmet, a popular French establishment in San Diego's Pacific Beach neighborhood. Unlike the highly publicized workplace raids under George W. Bush, this resulted in the arrest of the owner, Michel M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2010

    Costa Mesa Declares Itself a "Rule of Law City": Illegal Immigrants, Wayward Bicyclists Not Welcomed

    Leece: Promises and lies​Costa Mesa is in the national news again due to its Know Nothing, hate-group-loving mayor Allan Mansoor and his use of city policies for grandstanding. Last night, he helped push a resolution naming the city a "Rule of Law City," whatever the hell that means. Seriously: Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2010

    Racist OC Register Fustercluck of the Day

    ​ Headline: Woman's Fatal Death Not RandomComment by mark8787: Wow.... figured it would be vietnamese. You see im [sic] telling you that there needs to be some investigating going on in the Asian community because everyone thinks mexicans are illegal... well Asian's [sic] have bigger secrets. 

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2010

    Racist OC Register Fustercluck of the Day

    ​ Headline: Fugitive Accused of Molesting Nine-Year-Old Girl SurrendersComment by southoc: Thank you illegal immigration for all the benefits you have brought this state.Comment by thisisfun32: what the hell did he smell like burritos when he turned himself in or something? I wonder is [sic] he wa ... More >>

  • Columns

    December 3, 2009
  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Was Ed Royce Right About His Illegal Arab Immigration Fears?

    Because they were busy with other coyotes they'd pulled over on the side of the highway, Border Patrol agents didn't flag down Karim Hussein Al Nasser in October 2003, though they suspected that he too was transporting illegal immigrants from Mexico into the U.S. through an Arizona Indian reservatio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    The Eternal Spic-Mick Connection

    In honor of the wearing of the green, one of my all-time favorite ¡Ask a Mexican! back-and-forths, one so scandalous it got a man suspended from work:Dear Mexican: Why do spics and micks get along so well? Is it because both races are drunk, fornicating, degenerate Catholics?Don MulletinoDear Mick: ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 4, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 28, 2008

    Ringy Dingy With the Wingy Dingies

    Don't you hate it when solicitors, poll takers and bill collectors phone just as you're sitting down to dinner? But who in their right mind would hang up on their Man in Congress? In this case, Dana Rohrabacher was conducting a telephonic town hall the other night. The thing that became most clear ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2007

    Funniest Register Poll of the Year...

    ...has to be the one they ran last week asking readers what "is the most effective way to stop illegal immigration across the U.S.-Mexico border?" Reporter Amy Taxin sure knows her audience--of the options available, none included "open the borders ala the European Union," "reform the current immi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2007

    The Truth About Glenn Spencer

    *Updated, with grammatical erros bolded The last time I saw Glenn Spencer (founder of the frothingly anti-immigrant American Patrol), the portly man was sporting a huge smile as a race riot erupted around him. The occasion was a Dec. 8, 2001 rally in front of Anaheim City Hall, where Spencer and hi ... More >>

  • News

    May 3, 2007

    Almost Famoso

    My life as 'The Mexican'

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2006

    Yet Another Reason KFI Sucks

    Back in January 2004, I wrote this article about KFI-AM 640 bumping my favorite night-time radio show, Coast to Coast AM, from its regular 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. slot and replacing it with right-wing wacko John Ziegler. Coast to Coast AM was the only KFI show that wasn't hosted by a right wing wacko and ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 1, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Loaves and Fishes: Tales of toast and sushi and the Strawberry Fest

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2006

    Why Do We Love WorldNetDaily?

    Because it is THE place to read shit like this... . . . [George W. Bush] lied when he said: "Massive deportation of the people here is unrealistic--it's just not going to work." Not only will it work, but one can easily estimate how long it would take. If it took the Germans less than four years to ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 4, 2006


    'Use your BRAINS, eat your BEANS!'

  • News

    April 20, 2006

    The Return of the Nativo

    Lopez rises from political graveyard to lead immigrants againbut will he harm more than heal?

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2006

    Fun in Spelling!

    We're about as open borders as you can get, but even we rolled our eyes when a group of students announced a press conference outside SanTana's Valley High School this afternoon at 3:30 to talk about the walk outs of the last week. Done via blast e-mail, the press release is titled "SANTA ANA STUDNE ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 14, 2005
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    February 5, 2004
  • Columns

    December 18, 2003
  • News

    January 16, 2003

    Beer Hall Politics

    Is Costa Mesa being putsched to the right?

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    My Favorite Martin

    Controversial cop voted off school board, but his spirit may linger

  • News

    November 21, 2002
  • News

    May 16, 2002

    Upon Further Review . . .

    Sanchez staunchly supports Harald Martins INS jail program

  • News

    April 25, 2002

    Check Out

    OC hotels stop labor organizing by asking employees one question: Are you here legally?

  • Columns

    April 12, 2001
  • News

    August 10, 2000

    Harald Martins Army

    The anti-immigration activist has a new plan to send Mexicans packing

  • News

    April 1, 1999

    Shot in the Arm

    Why the poor resort to backroom injections

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