आप्रवासन और फर्म समाचार

It's a historic day in Washington State. Thanks to the voters who approved Referendum 74, same sex couples can legally marry starting today. The referendum went into effect on December 6, when couples started applying for marriage licenses. Along with the eight other states that permit same sex marriage, what does this new historic opportunity mean for couples where one or both spouses are foreign nationals? This blog post looks at the current status of options for foreign nationals to legally[और अधिक पढ़ें ...]

पिछले महीने के दौरान के बाद से राष्ट्रपति ओबामा कुछ युवा लोगों के लिए नई आस्थगित कार्रवाई कार्यक्रम की घोषणा की, मैं मीडिया द्वारा टीका पर mulled है, राजनेताओं, और आप्रवासी अधिवक्ताओं. वहाँ जानकारी के बहुत सारे जरूरतों के बारे में वहाँ बाहर है या कि वे किस तरह व्याख्या की जानी चाहिए, लेकिन के बारे में है कि क्या लोगों को पहली जगह में आवेदन करना चाहिए थोड़ा चर्चा. है यह कार्यक्रम सभी इसे होने की बहुप्रचारित है और लोगों को योग्य यदि लागू करना चाहिए? सब के बाद, आस्थगित कार्रवाई एक वीजा नहीं है, … [और अधिक पढ़ें ...]

School's out just in time for the Obama Administration to announce today in an interesting political move that it will grant deferred action status for would-be DREAM Act students. (See Spanish version of the announcement.) I say "would-be" DREAM Act students because Congress never did pass the DREAM Act. Various versions of the DREAM Act would have provided a path to legal status and citizenship for many young people whose parents brought them to the US illegally at a young age (or they[और अधिक पढ़ें ...]

Washington State appears poised in the next few days to be the seventh state in the nation to legalize same-sex marriage. यह जून को प्रभाव में जाना होगा 7, 2012. Assuming expected legal and referendum challenges fail, कि आप्रवासी जोड़ों के लिए क्या मतलब होगा? Visas and Green Cards for Binational Couples Unfortunately, it will still be impossible to obtain a green card or permanent residence through sponsorship by a gay or lesbian US citizen or permanent resident spouse until Congress[और अधिक पढ़ें ...]

In an earlier post, prosecutorial विवेकाधिकार: "Backdoor Amnesty"? 9 Myths Debunked, I discussed the latest announcement from the Department of Homeland Security (सरकारी विभाग), that it will work with the Immigration Courts to cull from its docket "low priority" मामलों. The August 18, 2011 announcement by Homeland Secretary, Janet Napolitano, makes reference to two June 17, 2011 memos from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (बर्फ) discussing the criteria ICE should be using to determine if and when it[और अधिक पढ़ें ...]

अगस्त पर 18, 2011, Secretary Janet Napolitano, announced that her office, अमेरिकी. होमलैंड सुरक्षा विभाग (सरकारी विभाग), will work with the Immigration Courts in the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR), to review over 300,000 pending court cases to determine which ones are "low priority" and can be closed or terminated. This will enable DHS and EOIR to focus scarce resources on dangerous criminals and terrorists. स्थानीय स्तर पर, DHS has already been reviewing the detention status of[और अधिक पढ़ें ...]