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Illegal immigrants may be allowed to practice law in California

In April, we brought you the story of a young illegal immigrant who was trying to pass the Bar exam and earn a license to practice law in the U.S. Two conflicting employment immigration laws are muddling his situation and that of a California man in a similar predicament. For the California man, he passed [...]

By |2018-03-30T18:22:34+00:00June 12th, 2012|Categories: Employment-Based Immigration, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Illegal immigrants may be allowed to practice law in California

ACLU confronts lack of rights for mentally-ill detainees

An issue that is arising with U.S. immigration law is how to deal with illegal immigrants who have mental disorders. Specifically, judges are having a difficult time handling these cases because the defendant sometimes does not have the means to defend himself, and other times the legal guidelines just aren't there to allow a fair [...]

By |2018-04-24T20:25:08+00:00February 7th, 2012|Categories: Immigration News, Immigration Reform, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on ACLU confronts lack of rights for mentally-ill detainees