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  • The Truth About Asylum and the Caravan
    The Truth About Asylum and the Caravan

    Although headlines about the migrant caravan dwindled within days of the midterms, the topic marches on in my mind. As an immigration attorney, I could chalk this up as an occupational hazard. But as ...

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  • The Fight for Immigration Reform after the Election
    The Fight for Immigration Reform after the Election

    Still Our Country: The State of Immigration Laws & Fight for Immigration Reform after the Election "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free." -Emma Lazarus There is ...

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  • Obama Administration Immigration Program Halted by Federal Courts
    Obama Administration Immigration Program Halted by Federal Courts

    The excitement and enthusiasm felt by supporters of President Obama's landmark immigration reform is beginning to dim as the Executive Orders continue to be held up in federal red tape. Now, even as ...

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  • International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women; VAWA and U.S. Immigration Laws for Victims of Domestic Abuse
    International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women; VAWA and U.S. Immigration Laws for Victims of Domestic Abuse

    November 25, 2013 is International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women . Here are just a few of the alarming statistics that underscore the importance of recognizing such a day and ...

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  • Immigration News: USCIS Issues Memo on Visa Waiver Program; TPS Sought for the Philippines
    Immigration News: USCIS Issues Memo on Visa Waiver Program; TPS Sought for the Philippines

    USCIS Memo on Visa Waiver Program and Adjustment of Status : On November 14, 2013, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a policy memorandum clarifying the eligibility of ...

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  • USCIS Announces Potential Immigration Benefits for Filipinos in the U.S.
    USCIS Announces Potential Immigration Benefits for Filipinos in the U.S.

    With the Philippines suffering the devastating effects of Typhoon Haiyan, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that Filipino nationals in the U.S. may be eligible for certain ...

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