the ramifications of deportation and detention on children born in the U.S. 

The Deportation Trauma On Families

It seems so obvious that children are impacted by immigration enforcement action.  On a daily basis we hear of real abuses happening to children who are trying to enter the U.S. with or without families.  There are children born here, who are U.S. citizens who are also suffering when a parent faces deportation.   Last week…

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Ways To Help Detained Immigrant Children

What is happening to immigrants at the border is shocking.  Inhumane.  It seems worse now because it is, much worse.   What is happening to children is especially bad.  It needs to change now!  There are things that everyone can do to make sure this changes.  Below are ways to help and information to call your…

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Does The Legal Marijuana Industry Effect Immigration?

Under a new guidance issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), immigrants may find themselves barred from obtaining citizenship if they possess or use marijuana—even if doing so is legal where they live. The new policy also clarifies that even employment in the industry can prevent an immigrant from being a naturalized citizen. As more states legalize medical…