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  • Federal Judge Mandates Full Reinstatement of DACA
    Federal Judge Mandates Full Reinstatement of DACA

    Of all the temporary and permanent forms of lawful status in the United States, DACA is one of the most tenuous because it was created by Executive Order rather than by legislation. Short for ...

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  • ICE Pronto Implementara Una Póliza de Deportación De Vía Rápida
    ICE Pronto Implementara Una Póliza de Deportación De Vía Rápida

    En el 2019, la administración de Trump dio la orden de que ICE empezara a deportar a inmigrantes indocumentados sin tribunales si no pueden comprobar que han vivido en los Estados Unidos por al menos ...

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  • ICE Will Soon Implement Fast-Track Deportation Policy
    ICE Will Soon Implement Fast-Track Deportation Policy

    In 2019, the Trump administration ordered ICE to begin deporting undocumented immigrants without hearings if they can’t prove that they’ve been in the U.S. for two or more years. While a federal court ...

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  • USCIS Rule Strengthens Employment Eligibility Requirements for Asylum Seekers
    USCIS Rule Strengthens Employment Eligibility Requirements for Asylum Seekers

    Effective August 25, 2020, the rules for obtaining employment authorization are changing for asylum applicants. The wait time to file for employment authorization will increase from 150 days to a ...

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  • Immigration Public Charge Rule May Become Stricter Under Trump Administration
    Immigration Public Charge Rule May Become Stricter Under Trump Administration

    In an attempt to restrict legal immigration without Congressional approval, the Trump Administration issued a proposed rule to make changes to immigration regulations concerning the ‘public charge’ ...

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  • Trump proposal would penalize immigrants who use tax credits and other benefits
    Trump proposal would penalize immigrants who use tax credits and other benefits

    An applicant for U.S. citizenship recites the Pledge of Allegiance during a naturalization ceremony at the U.S. courthouse in Tucson. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News) https://nyti.ms/2pGYA1c

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