Applications for the Lily Gutierrez Memorial Scholarship are now available! Apply today to have your 2019 Convening registration taken care of.
The Board of Immigration Appeals’ precedential decision Matter of Velasquez-Rios is negating part of a California law intended to help noncitizens avoid some of the harsh consequences of prior misdemeanor convictions. Read more to learn what this could mean for your clients.
A federal district court in California granted a preliminary injunction in Ramos v. Nielsen temporarily halting the termination of Temporary Protected Status for Sudan, Nicaragua, Haiti, and El Salvador. Here is what this means for these recipients.
CASA de Maryland partners with community colleges and local government to enhance vocational skills for individuals as they integrate into the community.
The Trump administration’s proposed changes to how immigrants can apply for fee waivers for immigration applications will make it more difficult for qualified immigrants to become citizens, while creating government inefficiencies that are a waste of taxpayer money.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ new policy allows adjudicators to deny an application or petition without issuing a Request for Evidence or Notice of Intent to Deny. Read more to see what this could mean for your clients.
In late August, the Board of Immigration Appeals issued a precedential decision, Matter of Bermudez-Cota, which interprets the scope of the recent Supreme Court decision in Pereira v. Sessions. Bermudez-Cota limits the application of Pereira’s holding to the stop-time rule in cancellation of removal cases. Bermudez-Cota’s narrow interpretation of Pereira is certain to lead to further federal litigation.
My family’s story is similar to those of most immigrants because it involves leaving a place you called home in the hope that you may find opportunities to a better future. No matter how hard it was, holding on to our culture made everything feel a little better.
As one of the few organizations that focuses solely on naturalization work, Citizenship Project of Las Vegas, Nevada, is helping immigrants reach a pivotal milestone in their integration journey.
The 2020 presidential election will be here before we know it, bringing along with it a natural rise in applications and possible processing delays. Here are a few ideas from CLINIC and our partners with the New Americans Campaign to help you increase enthusiasm around naturalization and help Lawful Permanent Residents apply.