immigration data

Immigration advocacy groups sue LexisNexis in Illinois for selling data to ICE


LexisNexis was sued by immigration advocacy groups over the sale of personal data to law enforcement agencies, including ICE.

Chicago prepares to shield immigrant data with municipal ID program


Undeterred by threats from the Justice Department, Chicago is soliciting vendors for a municipal ID system, an approach some sanctuary cities have used to provide resources to undocumented residents.

Seattle appoints new chief privacy officer to protect immigrant communities


Former Microsoft executive Ginger Armbruster will head Seattle's data privacy program, an initiative that reinforces its commitment to serve as a sanctuary city for undocumented residents.