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Sources told Reuters that the huge number of legal challenges to decisions of administrative courts in immigration matters has pushed the legal system to the brink of collapse. That is the message conveyed by Robert Seegmuller, chairman of the Association of German Administrative Law Judges while speaking to the publishing house Redaktionsnetzwerk Deutschland (RND).  Judge …

A court has sentenced Three men to prison terms of up to eight and a half years after they were convicted on Friday for committing bomb attacks against refugee shelters and asylum centers according to a report in Reuters. No one was killed in the attack according to court records, but one man was seriously …

Last night in Iowa, President Trump called for a plan that would deny welfare benefits to any immigrant for a minimum of five years. The President said he would be asking Congress to pass such legislation very soon in an effort to ban all immigrants from accessing public assistance within five years of the time …

A town has put a temporary ban on refugees after an alleged rape of a 15-year-old girl. The girl was walking home alone April 25 when three men attacked her. The local prosecutor in Tulln, a town of about 15,000 people, ordered 59 male asylum seekers to submit DNA samples after the victims’ testimony. An Afghan …

An irate farmer had the police called on him after he approached a group of trespassing migrants on his property while having a gun in his possession, however, the outcome of the altercation didn’t quite go as the migrants likely had expected. Newsiosity reports that an unnamed farmer decided to take action after discovering a group …

Justice might finally be served for a 5-year-old girl who was reportedly sexually assaulted by Muslim refugee boys in Idaho, after almost a year of no progress in the case. Lacy Peterson, her husband and daughter have been waiting for justice for almost 10 months after the incident occurred – which involved two Iraqi boys …

Laurie Lacy, the principal of Edison Elementary in the Salt Lake City School District of Utah has been placed on leave pending investigation results after she allegedly forcing a student to take off his pants in her office as a form of discipline. According to a source who spoke about the incident to KSTU, a …

  An Iraqi asylum seeker allegedly forced a 10-year-old girl to watch pornography before raping her. A 45-year-old refugee identified only as Ahmed is on trial for raping a 10-year-old girl in an asylum camp. The incident was reported by Swedish news outlet Aftonbladet. Ahmed is accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting the 10-year-old girl from July …

  President Donald Trump called Syrian refugees a “great Trojan horse” during the 2016 campaign, but his administration has resettled them in a quicker pace than President Barack Obama did. Since Trump was inaugurated, 1,401 Syrian refugees have been resettled, State Department figures as of Wednesday reveal. This is more than double the 625 Syrian …

  Three refugees, ages 14, 10 and 7, have pled guilty to sexually assaulting a five-year-old girl in Idaho. The boys, one from Iraq and two from Eritrea, entered their guilty plea last week but the case’s resolution received almost no national attention. “We agreed to the plea bargains. That by no means implies my clients …

  A 19-year-old migrant allegedly dragged a 90-year-old woman into a church courtyard in Germany and violently raped her while he asked for money. The Spanish-Moroccan migrant, identified only as Souhayl M, was charged with and admitted to theft, bodily harm and rape after the attack, Daily Mail reports. Prosecutors say that the young man confronted …

During an impassioned address on Friday, Pope Francis flatly DENIED the existence of Islamic terrorism. “Christian terrorism does not exist, Jewish terrorism does not exist, and Muslim terrorism does not exist. They do not exist,” Francis said in his speech to a world meeting of populist movements. “No people is criminal or drug-trafficking or violent,” Francis continued. …

Iraqi-American man Mike Hager lied about his mother dying in Iraq after being denied entry to the U.S. because of President Donald Trump’s Friday travel executive order, her imam told Fox2. Hager’s mother was reportedly ill with kidney disease before she flew back to Iraq to visit family members. She perished there on Jan. 22, according to her …

President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration from war-torn areas has divided the country, but one former Marine has offered a viewpoint on the issue based on his first-hand experience while deployed in Iraq. Jeff Edwards witnessed the plight of Iraqis, who are included in Trump’s order, while serving in Iraq in 2003. He acknowledged …

Arnold Schwarzenegger blasted president Donald Trump’s immigration ban implementation as making America look “crazy” and “stupid.” On Monday, the 69-year-old actor and former governor of California said in an interview that the new administration made mistakes after Trump signed an executive order on Friday that temporarily prevents migration from seven Muslim majority countries. Schwarzenegger added that …

The Council For American-Islamic Relations executive director Nihad Awad attempted to criticize President Trump’s proposed immigration ban by reminding attendees at a Monday press conference that America was “built on the shoulders of African-Americans who were brought here against their will.” “The Muslim community is a little bit anxious about the recent developments,” regarding Trump’s plan …

Iraq’s parliament passed a reciprocal ban on visas for U.S. citizens Monday, two lawmakers told The Associated Press. The description of the ban as reciprocal indicates that the ban on U.S. visas will remain in place, as long as the Trump administration prohibits Iraqi citizens from entering the U.S. for a period of 90 days. Trump’s …

Former Los Angeles Lakers star Magic Johnson is joining his liberal friends in Hollywood and speaking out against Donald Trump’s immigration ban. Johnson even took the reaction to the ban a step further and said that Donald Trump is acting as a “dictator” with his executive order. “He’s got to learn that, you know, you can’t …

Despite today’s outrage over President Donald Trump’s refugee executive order, many liberals in 1975 were part of a chorus of big name Democrats who refused to accept any Vietnamese refugees when millions were trying to escape South Vietnam as it fell to the communists. They even opposed orphans. The group, led by California’s Gov. Jerry Brown, included …

Journalists are not taking the news of President Donald Trump’s executive order pausing admission of refugees from seven nations very well. Many have taken to social media to express outrage over Trump’s action, forgetting former President Barack Obama did the same thing to Iraqi refugees for six months in 2011.

On Tuesday morning seven refugees from were arrested by German authorities in connection to an assault committed against a homeless man in a Berlin subway station. According to the Daily Mail, the refugees — six from Syria and one from Libya — were arrested after a CCTV camera in the Schonleinstrabe station filmed the Christmas …