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New Justice Department Deportation 6 Week Filing Deadline

New Justice Department Deportation 6 Week Filing Deadline

CNN is reporting that the Justice Department’s Executive Office for Immigration Review has begun sending immigration attorneys orders with a 6 w...

Biden Chooses Alejandro Mayorkas To Head Homeland Security

Biden Chooses Alejandro Mayorkas To Head Homeland Security

President-elect Joe Biden announced his intention to nominate Alejandro Mayorkas as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Mayorkas s...

Immigration Success Story: Jemma’s Story

Immigration Success Story: Jemma’s Story

Our client Jemma was born in the Philippines and has lived in the United States since 2009. Every time she saw a police officer, Jemma had to hide. An...

Voting and Noncitizens: Can Noncitizens Vote in U.S. Elections?

Voting and Noncitizens: Can Noncitizens Vote in U.S. Elections?

In several battleground states for the 2020 Presidential election, there have been allegations of illegal voting that affected the election results. S...

Biden’s Immigration Plan for 2021 and Top 10 Immigration Pledges

Biden’s Immigration Plan for 2021 and Top 10 Immigration Pledges

Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States on January 20, 2021. President-elect Joe Biden pledged to reverse most of Trump...

Do You Have COVID Concerns For a Loved One Detained By ICE?

Do You Have COVID Concerns For a Loved One Detained By ICE?

Calling it ‘a stain on our country,’ a professor at Harvard’s T. H. Chan School of Public Health says ICE is failing to stop the spr...

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