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USCIS Update On Biometrics Requirements
Mario A. Godoy

USCIS (U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services) issued a Stakeholder Message on December 29, 2020, with an update on biometrics requirements in re...

Illinois Cannabis Expungements Don’t Benefit Immigration Applications
Mario A. Godoy

On December 31, 2020, Illinois Governer J.B. Pritzer tweeted, I’m proud to announce that nearly 500,000 low-level cannabis-related records have been...

Pandemic Ban On Green Cards Extended Through March 31
Mario A. Godoy

On Thursday, December 30, President Donald Trump extended temporary bans on issuing Green Cards and work visas through March 31, 2021. The original ex...

Guest Worker Visa Restrictions Extended Through March
Mario A. Godoy

On December 30 President Trump extended an executive order that temporarily adds new immigration restrictions on guest workers during the COVID pandem...

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