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Cities, Counties Mull Immigrant Legal Fund After Trump's Win

By Sophia Tareen and Amy Taxin | Dec 21
Major U.S. cities and counties are beefing up legal services for immigrants to help them fight deportation and avoid fraudulent lawyers in the wake of Donald Trump's election and his hard-line immigration enforcement promises.

Volkswagen Bets on New Technology to Bounce Back from Crisis

By David McHugh | Nov 26
Volkswagen's namesake brand hopes to bounce back from its diesel emissions scandal with a broad restructuring that will mean more battery-powered cars, digital services such as ride-sharing, and more SUVs for the U.S. market.

Visa Overstays Get Short Shrift in Border Security Debate

By Elliot Spagat | Oct 14
More than 20 years had elapsed since the U.S. government estimated how many people entered the country legally and overstayed their visas. The updated numbers, finally published in January, were sobering.

Feds Set Up Fake University, Arrest 21 in Bogus Visa Case

By David Porter | Apr 9
Immigration officials have investigated hundreds of suspected fake schools, or "visa mills," in recent years. Some have led to charges.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer :: What Does Marriage Equality Mean for Same-Sex Families?

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 30
With the advent of marriage equality in Florida, 70% of Americans now live in states where committed couples of the same gender can legally wed. But for same-sex couples in any state, marriage is not the end of the road. Here's what you need to know.

Groups Demand Humane Treatment for LGBTs in Immigration Detention

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 10
This Human Rights Day, LGBT and human rights groups are calling for human treatment for LGBT people in immigration detention facilities in the United States.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer: Executive Orders, Immigration Reform, and the Conservative Approach

By EDGE | Nov 17
Rumors about imminent immigration reform through executive order have stirred up excitement. But there's a safer way to proceed than risking everything on the shifting winds of politics.

Republicans Mull Response to Obama on Immigration

By Erica Werner | Nov 15
House Republicans debated Friday how to respond to President Barack Obama's expected executive action on immigration, with GOP leaders anxious to craft a solution that satisfies the demands of their most conservative members.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer: An Irish-Born Attorney's Own Story

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 28
Whatever your need for a good lawyer, wouldn't it be nice if the person helping you navigate the maze of logistics, bureaucracy, and legal jargon had some first-hand experience of what you're facing? Enter Immigration Attorney Caro Kinsella.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer :: Get Your Green Card Back!

By EDGE | Oct 1
Have you been outside of the USA for more than a year, but you still want to use your green card and don't want to start the entire process again? You may think it is impossible to get your green card back, but there is hope for you yet!

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