Trump’s ban is illegal. Shame.
Dreamers – What’s Next? http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-idUSKBN15C0BV Over 800,000 Dreamers, or immigrants with DACA status, are now wondering what the Trump administration plans to do with them. Nothing for now, it seems. It could be that the Dreamers will be one reason that Congress may try to do something to fix our immigration system. It could…Details
Its a fact. Trump was elected President and the Republicans control both the House and the Senate. Immigrants are wondering, “What does this mean for me?” It means four main things: 1. There will be no major immigration reform in favor of immigrants for at least the next four years. No amnesty. No CIR. No…Details
Our friends at the American Immigration Council posted this
I love meeting our clients. Every day I learn something I never thought I would think about. Recently I met Nadine (not her real name), a dedicated officer of our local animal control office. She is one of the dog catchers, and cat catchers and every other kind of animal control officers. What must…Details
My colleague from Texas, Paul Parsons just posted this short video which explains this sad situation.
A lot is happening already this year for immigrants. Refugees from Syria and other middle eastern countries are flowing into Europe, which is making immigration a hot topic again in this election year. It will be a very important year for all legal residents to become citizens — do it in time to register to…Details
Sadly, the Fifth Circuit Court of appeals denied the government’s request to let the new program for immigrants who are parents of U.S. citizen children go ahead. It was a split decision. 2 judges said no, and the other thought DAPA should go ahead. It was not really a surprise, given the extremely anti-immigrant attitude…Details
Yesterday I was invited to speak to a class at The Evergreen State College about Executive Action (DACA and DAPA programs). I learned some things myself when I did. First – its just prosecutorial discretion. Consider the policeman who pulls you over when you have been speeding. He does not HAVE to give you a…Details