Marijuana-Related Charges Will Still Be Used to Build Deportation Cases, the Homeland Security Chief Says

  Kevin Lui Apr 18, 2017 U.S. immigration authorities will continue to enforce federal laws against marijuana and use them as a basis to deport undocumented immigrants, says John Kelly, U.S. Secretary for Homeland Security, on Tuesday. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) "will continue to use marijuana possession, distribution and convictions as essential elements as …

A convicted drug trafficker will get a new trial after a state appeals court overturned his conviction

Man Central To Supreme Court Case Wins Trial Posted: Sep 30, 2012 4:29 PM LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A convicted drug trafficker from Honduras who won a 2010 U.S. Supreme Court ruling will get a new trial after a state appeals court overturned his conviction because his attorney gave bad advice about deportation. The Kentucky …