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Associated Press drops “illegal immigrants” from its wording

Most people are unaware when certain words or phrases first start to drop from popular use. But the Associated Press' recent decision to drop the phrase "illegal immigrant" from its stylebook has gained attention from newspapers across the country, as well as everyday citizens. There have been a variety of once-popular terms, no longer in [...]

By |2018-03-19T20:55:38+00:00April 8th, 2013|Categories: U.S. Citizenship, Uncategorized|Tags: , |Comments Off on Associated Press drops “illegal immigrants” from its wording

California among states allowing residency, in-state tuition

Many families in California raise their kids with the hope that they will, which may include the opportunity to attend college. However, many undocumented immigrants have had trouble overcoming the often prohibitive cost of a college education. Until California policymakers permitted undocumented immigrants to claim residency in our state, those who sought a college education [...]

By |2018-04-25T15:50:17+00:00November 23rd, 2012|Categories: Family Immigration, Financial, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , |Comments Off on California among states allowing residency, in-state tuition

Huge increase in Cuban immigration through Mexico

People who defect from Cuba lose their home country; and even people who go on an extended trip can lose their citizenship to the country. After 11 months outside of Cuba, citizens of the country are no longer welcome back. This has since been increased to 24 months, but the policy is a massive breach [...]

By |2018-04-17T16:03:53+00:00November 9th, 2012|Categories: Border Security, Family Immigration, Immigration News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Huge increase in Cuban immigration through Mexico

Amnesty and awards for 11 people in federal immigration suit

Considering the presence of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Los Angeles, city residents will want to hear about a record-breaking settlement between ICE and 11 people that were unjustly arrested in Connecticut back in 2007. That year, ICE officials conducted an immigration raid with local authorities in the city of New Haven. The raid [...]

By |2018-03-23T15:52:19+00:00February 16th, 2012|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Amnesty and awards for 11 people in federal immigration suit