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Law changes regarding tuition costs give hope to immigrants

Going to college is a dream that many high school students have. After all, college can be the gateway to bigger and better things, including building one's knowledge and skill set. It can also open up opportunities for various careers. For many undocumented immigrants living in the Los Angeles area, attending college is a dream [...]

By |2018-03-20T14:44:12+00:00March 21st, 2013|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Law changes regarding tuition costs give hope to immigrants

Deferred action gives hope to undocumented immigrants

For an undocumented immigrant, working at a university in the Los Angeles area may seem like an impossible dream. Applying for the job, like so many other careers in the United States, usually requires proof of citizenship in the form of a government-issued ID or a visa, something that an undocumented immigrant does not have. [...]

By |2018-03-05T20:44:36+00:00January 29th, 2013|Categories: U.S. Immigration Law, Uncategorized|Tags: , |Comments Off on Deferred action gives hope to undocumented immigrants

Mexican immigration halts: what are the causes and side-effects?

In a major development for both Los Angeles residents and the nation at large, the Pew Hispanic Center has released a new report that outlines Mexican immigration trends of the past two decades. The data shows that immigration from Mexico has hit "net zero" - the number of people coming in is (roughly) equal to [...]

By |2018-04-09T20:45:43+00:00April 24th, 2012|Categories: Employment-Based Immigration, Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Mexican immigration halts: what are the causes and side-effects?