March 7, 2017 A group of lawyers, advocates, and family law and immigration experts have put together the following two guides to help families understand their rights and to help them form plans to keep their families together. What if I’m picked up by ICE? Preparing for the possibility of being detained, deported, and separated […]
February 21, 2017 Last week, Daniel Ramirez, a DACA recipient in Seattle was taken into ICE custody when officers came to his home to arrest his father. Although this situation is certainly alarming, we don’t think this is the time for panic. From what we’re hearing, attorneys in the case believe this was an isolated […]
February 7, 2017 The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is an American immigration policy started in June 2012 that allows certain undocumented immigrants to the United States who entered the country as minors to receive a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation and eligibility for a work permit. During his campaign, President […]
January 31, 2017 By this point, most of you have heard about the actions taken under the auspices of anti-immigrant Executive Orders over the weekend regarding the travel ban against people from several predominantly Muslim countries in the Middle East and Africa who should otherwise be lawfully admitted into the United States as visa holders […]
BECOME A U.S. CITIZEN Free legal assistance to help you apply for naturalization Thursday, January 26, 2017 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM 1627 K Street, NW, Suite 610 Washington, DC 20006 Call (202) 393-3572 for more information ENGLISH | CHINESE | HINDI | KOREAN | VIETNAMESE | SPANISH YOU QUALIFY IF YOU: Are at least 18 years […]
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