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Supreme Court sides with immigrants over bad legal advice

Added: 23.06.2017 10:54 | 1 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ruled immigrants can get a second chance in court when their lawyers advise them to plead guilty to a crime that leads to deportation. The court’s 6-2 ruling Friday applies to immigrants facing overwhelming evidence they are guilty of a crime. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote for the [...]


SCOTUS: 'immaterial' lies don't warrant denaturalization of immigrants

Added: 23.06.2017 6:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

The court ruled that irrelevant false statements told during the citizenship process aren't grounds for denaturalization. Video provided by Newsy


Immigrant Ground Zero Worker Awaiting Deportation Granted Clemency

Added: 22.06.2017 21:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo pardoned an undocumented immigrant facing deportation for a non-violent crime committed 27 years ago.


Judge rules Iraqi Christians detained by ICE can stay in U.S. for at least 2 more weeks

Added: 22.06.2017 20:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

A federal judge ruled Thursday that the 114 Iraqi immigrants facing deportation can stay in the U.S. for at least two more weeks as he sorts out whether the court has jurisdiction.


Seattle judge OKs lawsuit over once-secret immigrant vetting program

Added: 22.06.2017 18:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

U.S. District Judge Richard Jones Wednesday denied the Justice Department’s request to dismiss the suit, which was filed in February by the American Civil Liberties Union and Northwest Immigrant Rights Project.


IRS Audit: 1.4M Illegals Using Stolen Social Security Numbers

Added: 22.06.2017 17:34 | 0 views | 0 comments

One in four illegal immigrants are working with stolen Social Security numbers – and the IRS is not doing a sufficient job of informing Americans of the fraud, the Treasury Department's inspector general said in an audit released Thursday.


No welfare for new migrants: Trump

Added: 22.06.2017 17:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

June 23, 2017 5:00 AM
CEDAR RAPIDS (Iowa) • United States President Donald Trump has said on Wednesday that he was crafting legislation to bar new immigrants from receiving welfare for at least five years.


Supreme Court limits ability to strip citizenship

Added: 22.06.2017 10:12 | 0 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday limited the government’s ability to strip U.S. citizenship from immigrants for lying during the naturalization process. The justices ruled unanimously in favor of an ethnic Serb from Bosnia who lied about her husband’s military service. Justice Elena Kagan wrote for the court that false statements can lead [...]


Trump holds campaign-style rally in Iowa

Added: 22.06.2017 4:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

He announced that he was going to introduce legislation "very shortly" barring immigrants from having access to welfare during their first five years in the country


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