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ICE agents continue to make arrests outside NYC courthouses (May 2018)

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Last year, ICE Agents began the practice of detaining non-citizens at NYC courthouses. This year… These arrests have increased in frequency. As many as 25 non-citizens were detained at NYC courts, and three other attempted arrests. ICE Agents are appearing at all different courts, from family to criminal court. These arrests have spurred many protests by immigration  lawyers but their…

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Removing H-4 dependent spouses from the class of aliens eligible for employment authorization (May 2018)

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Immigrants holding H1-B visas may legally live and work in the United States for three years. After three years, they may renew their H1-B for another three years. Then H1-B holders may apply for green cards. The spouses of H1-B currently may apply for H-4 work authorization while his or her green card is pending. The Trump Administration has proposed…

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AP sources: U.S. to impose limits on some Chinese visas (May 2018)

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On June 11th, the Trump Administration’s plan to shorten the visas of Chinese citizens will take effect… U.S consular officers will have discretionary power to limit the length which visas of Chinese citizens are valid. This plan changes the general practice of issuing visas for their maximum length. Though specific details of the plan are not yet available, Chinese graduate…

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Neil A. Weinrib Featured in the Media Line (June 2018)

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Neil A. Weinrib, an immigration legal practitioner with over 30 years’ experience, contends that the damage done by the ruling “is largely in that it’s an endorsement of President Trump’s exercise of executive authority. The actual travel ban is more limited then appears at first glance based on the countries involved and categories of immigrants and non-immigrants whose entry is…

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So far, June Has Been A Runaway Train In Immigration! (June 2018)

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My head is literally spinning trying to keep up with the many unfortunate developments that have ensued in the past few weeks affecting U.S. immigration – so here we go: THE ADMINISTRATION IS NOT WILLING TO ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CURRENT “ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY” SEPARATING PARENTS FROM THEIR YOUNG CHILDREN! TAKE RESPONSIBILITY NOW! Despite the enormous outpouring of resistance to…

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America is Still A Magnet to foreign nationals, Despite the new Trump Administration Policies! (June 2018)

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ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION HAS NOT BEEN DETERRED DESPITE THE NEW TRUMP ADMINISTRATION POLICIES As reported, despite the Trump administration crackdown, illegal immigration along the border actually increased in May regardless of the “zero tolerance” policy of prosecuting illegal immigrants and separating prosecuted parents from their children! U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested about 2,000 more illegal immigrants crossing the border in May…

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Living in A Sanctuary City Is Certainly No Guarantee of Safety! (June 2018)

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Today’s sad story, and, regrettably, there is at least one each and every day it seems, concerns Pablo Villavicencio, an illegal immigrant (I don’t really like the term “alien”) from Ecuador, married to a U.S. citizen with 2 U.S. born children, who was recently arrested while delivering pizza to Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn after he was asked for identification at…

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