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Licensed to Practice in CA. Practice Focus on Federal Immigration Law. This Blog is Legal Advertisement.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Visa Decision Wait Times Reaching ‘Crisis’ Levels

https://news.bloomberglaw.com/daily-labor-report/visa-decision-wait-times-reaching-crisis-levels-group-says

ICE told hundreds of immigrants to show up to court Thursday — for many, those hearings are fake

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/immigration-court-ice-agents-hundreds-of-immigrants-fake-court-dates-2019-01-30-live-updates/

Brexit: Three 'simple' requirements for EU citizens to stay in UK

https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/uk-politics-44553225#click=https://t.co/otTyutCm8m

China H and L Visa Processing Update

http://www.ustraveldocs.com/cn/cn-niv-typework.asp#WhentoApply

End Forced Labor in Immigrant Detention

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/29/opinion/forced-labor-immigrants.html

ICE Ran Fake College to Target Undocumented Immigrants

https://www.thedailybeast.com/ice-ran-fake-college-to-target-undocumented-immigrants

Man, 90, told to fly to US to get correct visa to remain in UK with wife

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/jan/30/man-90-told-to-fly-to-us-to-get-correct-visa-to-remain-in-uk-with-wife?CMP=share_btn_link

Feds say Cary man processed hundreds of fraudulent H-1B applications - Triangle Business Journal

https://www.bizjournals.com/triangle/news/2019/01/29/feds-say-cary-man-processed-hundreds-of-fraudulent.html

Immigrant Denied H-1B Visa on Eve of Getting Green Card

https://news.bloomberglaw.com/daily-labor-report/immigrant-denied-temporary-visa-on-eve-of-getting-green-card

DHS Announces Final Rule for a More Effective and Efficient H-1B Visa Program

https://www.uscis.gov/news/news-releases/dhs-announces-final-rule-a-more-effective-and-efficient-h-1b-visa-program

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Video: When does Form I-864 Financial Sponsorship Responsibility End?



Consult with an attorney. Not legal advice.

USCIS To Bar Attys From Migrants Before Removal To Mexico

https://www.law360.com/immigration/articles/1123004/uscis-to-bar-attys-from-migrants-before-removal-to-mexico?nl_pk=3d58be1d-130f-45ab-8328-a9ad142de766&utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=immigration

Oregon Restaurant Owner Sentenced to Prison in Connection With Immigration-Related Forced Labor Scheme

https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/oregon-restaurant-owner-sentenced-prison-connection-immigration-related-forced-labor-scheme

USCIS Makes Two More Applications Available for Online Filing

https://www.uscis.gov/news/news-releases/uscis-makes-two-more-applications-available-online-filing

Immigration Courts Face More Than 80,000 Canceled Hearings in Federal Shutdown

https://news.bloomberglaw.com/white-collar-and-criminal-law/insight-immigration-courts-face-more-than-80-000-canceled-hearings-in-federal-shutdown-1?fbclid=IwAR1fk-1BYanbSUbhFC-NZ9cjX1ISbrHptRLbhtRDEQpidVZ7GS3Xi0fYak8

Monday, January 28, 2019

Trump ordered 15,000 new border and immigration officers — but got thousands of vacancies instead

https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-border-patrol-hiring-20190126-story.html

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Caracas, Venezuela (January 24, 2019) - Emergency Services Only

https://ve.usembassy.gov/security-alert-u-s-embassy-caracas-venezuela-january-24-2019/

USCIS Announces Online Case Status Feature for Asylum Applicants

https://www.uscis.gov/news/news-releases/uscis-announces-online-case-status-feature-asylum-applicants

Two Years Ago, This Immigration Lawyer Marched on an Airport. Today, He’s Running for State House

https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/01/hassan-ahmad-virginia-house-of-delegates-travel-ban-two-year-anniversary/

FAM Update for 90 Day Rule

Thanks to Liam Schwartz


Source: https://fam.state.gov/FAM/09FAM/09FAM030209.html





God Bless America, and Her Lawyers

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/26/opinion/sunday/immigration-lawyers-travel-ban.html

Has the State Department Been Stripped of Its Swagger?

https://nationalinterest.org/blog/skeptics/has-state-department-been-stripped-its-swagger-42422

Opinion | The Trump Administration Is Making a Mockery of the Supreme Court

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/27/opinion/trump-travel-ban-waiver.html

Friday, January 25, 2019

Episode 80 - Interview with Edafe Okporo (Asylee, Author & Activist)







Not Legal Advice. Consult with an Attorney.

Show Notes:
Twitter: @EdafeOkporo
Website: edafeokporo.com/
RDJ Refugee Center Website: rdjrefugeeshelter.org/
Email: admin@edafeokporo.com
Memoir (Amazon): https://www.amazon.com/Bed-26-Memoir-African-Asylum/dp/1984511009

USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Fiscal Year 2019 H-1B Cap Petitions

https://www.uscis.gov/news/alerts/uscis-resumes-premium-processing-fiscal-year-2019-h-1b-cap-petitions

DHS Releases MIGRANT PROTECTION PROTOCOLS

https://www.dhs.gov/news/2019/01/24/migrant-protection-protocols

Ombudsmen Case Assistance Down Due to Government Shut Down (Subject to Change)

https://cisomb.dhs.gov/oca/form7001.aspx

Denied a U.S. Visa, One 'Roma' Actor Might Miss the Oscars

https://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/miranda/la-et-mn-roma-actor-denied-visa-to-us-20190124-story.html

Friday, January 18, 2019

CA 9th Reexamines Immigration Related Meth Statutes

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I-751 ASC Biometrics Appointment Taking Extended Period of Time to Issue After Receiving Initial Receipt

USCIS Issuing Applicant Notice with Parent's Name

Friday, January 11, 2019

Where Does Illegal Immigration Mostly Occur? Here's What The Data Tell Us

https://www.npr.org/2019/01/10/683662691/where-does-illegal-immigration-mostly-occur-heres-what-the-data-tell-us?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20190111

Rhodes scholar and ‘Dreamer’ fears he can’t return to US

https://www.apnews.com/c12149bcf0bb473aae6b1361f0d0e69e

Feb. 2019 Visa Bulletin Released

https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/legal/visa-law0/visa-bulletin/2019/visa-bulletin-for-february-2019.html

US fertility rate is below level needed to replace population, study says

https://www-m.cnn.com/2019/01/10/health/us-fertility-rate-replacement-cdc-study/index.html?utm_medium=social&utm_term=link&utm_content=2019-01-10T16%3A00%3A59&utm_source=fbCNN&r=http%3A%2F%2Fm.facebook.com%2F

U.S. approved thousands of request for men to bring child brides into the country in the past decade

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6581069/US-approved-thousands-child-bride-requests.html