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The City of Chicago announced the Legal Protection Fund which, in partnership with NIJC and The Resurrection Project, will expand access to deportation defense and legal services for immigrants in Chicago.

Chicago Sun-Times:

Emanuel’s $1.3M Legal Defense Funds sails through — with a caveat (12/13/2016)

Rahm Emanuel creates $1 million legal fund to assist immigrants (12/2/2016)

Associated Press / The Washington Post: Chicago creates legal fund for immigrants facing deportation (12/2/2016)

Chicago Tribune: Emanuel announces immigrant legal fund (12/2/2016)

International Business Times: Chicago Vows $1M For Undocumented Immigrants At Risk Of Deportation (12/5/2016)

Agencia EFE / La Raza: Chicago da $1 millón para pagar defensa legal de indocumentados (12/5/2016)