"They’re ramping it up as if there was no pandemic," an immigration lawyer says.
The country still hasn't ironed out details to grant permanent residency to asylum-seekers who worked in health care during the pandemic.
Hundreds are awaiting removals after exhausting all of their options.
The UN requested the government put the deportation on hold.
There aren't enough resources to meet the new targets, according to Customs and Immigration.
What the government has put Harkat through has had a significant impact on his physical and mental health.
An Aer Lingus manager told them they would have no problems travelling on a torn passport.
On Monday March 6, 2017 you deported Len Van Heest, a Canadian for the last 59 years. Yes, a Canadian but without the citizenship papers. He has several convictions for assault, mischief and uttering threats -- all stemming from and related to his mental illness, the bipolar disorder.
It appears President Trump's promised crackdown is underway.
The inquest into the suicide death of Lucia Vega Jimenez, 42, watched on Wednesday grim close-circuit security video of the