Update: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

January 18, 2013 – United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published a fresh set of data today concerning the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program instituted by the Obama administration in June 2012.  The goal of this program is Read More…

New Homeland Security Policy Allows Immediate Relatives of U.S. Citizens To Apply for Extreme Hardship Waiver Before Exiting the U.S.

The Department of Homeland Security recently reduced the time that U.S. citizens must remain separated from their immediate relatives who are pursuing lawful status in the United States. All immediate relatives of U.S. citizens who are ineligible to apply for Read More…

Supreme Court Decision on the Arizona Immigration Law

In 2010, Arizona enacted S.B. 1070, now popularly known as the Arizona Immigration Law. After a year and a half of litigation in lower courts, the case of Arizona v. United States, which challenged the constitutionality of certain provisions in Read More…