Category: Undocumented

TPS Immigrants Eligible for Permanent Residency, Despite Illegal Entry

TPS Immigrants Eligible for Permanent Residency, Despite Illegal Entry

The number of green cards available for Temporary Protected Status immigrants has been significantly expanded in certain states. Due to recent court rulings, immigrants with...

/ August 23, 2017
What is the current wait time for DACA renewals?

What is the current wait time for DACA renewals?

Renewing your DACA status? The USCIS’ current goal is to process DACA renewal requests within 120 days. Review this DACA renewal guide to make sure...

/ July 31, 2017
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Inspector General: ICE Not Effectively Managing Deportations

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General has just issued a report detailing how Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is...

/ April 20, 2017
Deferred Action (DACA)

Detained DREAMer Highlights Importance of Paperwork

After two weeks of being in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody, DREAMer and Daniela Vargas, 22, was recently released, according to her attorney. Vargas was...

/ April 6, 2017
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How to Prepare for DACA Renewal

  DACA Renewal If your two years of deferred action and employment authorization is almost up, it’s about time for you to renew your request for...

/ January 29, 2016
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How To Prepare For Deferred Action Renewal

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, allows certain undocumented individuals to live and work in the U.S. while avoiding immigration issues for two years....

/ November 9, 2015
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The DACA Work Permit Recall: What You Need to Know

This article was updated on July 18, 2015. It wrongly stated that ALL persons with 3-year work permits should return them, when in fact only...

/ July 16, 2015
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A DREAMer’s Life Transformed by DACA

After 14 years living undocumented in the U.S., Oralia Basurto’s life drastically changed. Because of a new immigration policy created by President Obama, she was...

/ March 4, 2015