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Military families can apply for green cards inside the U.S.

Those who serve in our nation’s military and live in and around Los Angeles do so with great risk to their own lives. They are often put in stressful and perilous situations without much compensation. The fact that their families are safe and taken care of can be a great solace to these brave servicemen [...]

By |2018-04-17T18:30:41+00:00November 27th, 2013|Categories: Deportation & Removal Defense, Family Immigration, U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Military families can apply for green cards inside the U.S.

Mentally disabled immigrant detainees right to legal counsel

Imagine being arrested in a foreign country without the means to hire a lawyer to represent you in court and not being allowed to have one appointed to you by the court. Without knowing how the country’s legal system operates, you would be at a distinct disadvantage in trying to represent yourself. Now imagine a [...]

By |2018-01-30T20:36:39+00:00May 10th, 2013|Categories: U.S. Immigration Law, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Mentally disabled immigrant detainees right to legal counsel

New work permit grants freedom to undocumented immigrant

For some undocumented immigrants living in the Los Angeles area who were brought to this country as infants or young children, this country is all they know. The thought of being taken to a land that to them is foreign and where they have no memory of living can be downright frightening. Yet staying in [...]

By |2018-03-28T15:13:56+00:00February 19th, 2013|Categories: Employment Eligibility, Employment-Based Immigration|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on New work permit grants freedom to undocumented immigrant

New green card policy could allow families to stay intact

Imagine living in fear that at any time your spouse may be deported. For many couples living in Los Angeles, this is a reality that they have to face every day of their lives. The feeling of unease and constantly looking over your shoulder can take its toll. Being constantly on guard is no way [...]

By |2018-04-17T14:49:52+00:00January 17th, 2013|Categories: Family Immigration, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , |Comments Off on New green card policy could allow families to stay intact