An Explanation of Expedited Removal

An Explanation of Expedited Removal

The Immigration Officer’s Expedited Removal is a final Deportation Order and is therefore executed without any further hearing, review, or the opportunity to even appear in front of an Immigration Judge. There are limited exceptions to being placed in the […]

President Obama Ends Cuban Wet Foot Dry Foot Policy

In a proper exercise of Executive Authority, President Obama announced today that the odd Wet Foot Dry Foot Policy applied to Cuban Refugees has ended. The Cuban Adjustment Act is now, half a decade after its passage, ubiquitously used not […]

Texas Decision at Odds with Legal Precedent, History and Facts on Immigration Enforcement

February 17, 2015 Washington D.C. – Late last night, a Texas judge issued a preliminary injunction that temporarily blocks the implementation of President Obama’s new deferred action initiatives. These initiatives, announced last November, came in response to more than 10 […]

Immigration In the News

Important news articles and happenings in immigration law.

How Much Immigration Detention Costs YOU

Image compliments of Top Criminal Justice Degrees Profiting Off Prisoners With some politicians arguing private prisons help states save money and other politicians arguing the system is rife with corruption, there can be no debate about this basic fact: The […]

Why the Senate Immigration Bill Must Pass NOW

Why the Senate Immigration Bill Must Pass NOW

Help pass immigration law to eliminate 1 yr deadline 2 file asylum, expand U Visa/Refugee Prgrms, protect laborers Help pass immigration law reducing “extreme & extraordinary hardship” to much more reasonable “hardship” standard. Help pass #immigration law that VASTLY reduces detention of […]

Immigration Impact Fact Sheets, State by State

Immigration Policy Center Releases Additional Updated State-by-State Fact Sheets May 29, 2013 Washington D.C. – Today, the Immigration Policy Center releases ten additional updated state-by-state fact sheets with accompanying infographics, which highlight the demographic and economic impact of New Americans, […]

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Legislation Versions House Democrat Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill Introduced October 2, 2013 A Guide to H.R. 15: The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act Hoeven Corker Overlay by Law and Software (genius!) Dated 08/2013 House GOP Resource Kit […]