Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 14043041 | Dated April 30, 2014
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In This Issue:
"Flagrant Abuse Goes Unchecked"
As part of a nationwide effort to protect the civil liberties of all people who enter the United States through its northern and southern borders, the American Immigration Council's Legal Action Center and other immigrants' rights groups have started HoldCBPAccountable.org to document the U.S. Customs and Border Protections' misconduct.
"Lawful Status Lost: Dealing with the 'Abandonment' of LPR Status"
For a lawful permanent resident who unexpectedly stays abroad for more than a year, applying for an SB-1 visa while over there may be a more appealing alternative to facing potentially lengthy, expensive, and stressful removal proceedings in the United States. AILA member Nadeen Aljijakli offers insight into the application process.
Other Highlights Include:
Immigration & Crimes
"One Year Later: The Impact of Descamps"
Immigration & Health Care
"PERM Regulation via Smoke Signal Not Acceptable"
"Transferring Personnel to the Land Down Under"
"Greater Missouri: 'Comply with LCA Program Rules'"
Behind the Case
"Behind the Case: 'No Prior Marriage Fraud'"
"It's Never Too Late to Go Solo"
"Religion: Common Ground for Immigration Reform?"
"My Mom Is a Foreigner, But Not to Me"
"Learn, Network, Explore at AC"
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 14043041.