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Newly Announced Immigration Action

On November 20, 2014 President Obama asked the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Attorney General to undertake new, more inclusive recommendations on reforming the United States' broken immigration system through his executive orders. The following 10 areas, confined to the law, can take action to increase border security, focus enforcement resources and...

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Reinstatement of Removal

Who is subject to reinstatement of removal and does an order already exist?

Unless an individual meets a statutory or judicial exemption, discussed below, INA Section 241(a)(5) applies to non-citizens who return to the United States illegally after having been removed under a prior order or deportation, exclusion or removal.

The reinstatement statute...

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Checklist for Preparing Your Green Card Application

How can I file a Green Card application?

Applying for a green card is a complicated process. It is usually recommended that you seek qualified legal counsel before embarking on your personal immigration journey. Our experienced immigration, visa and green card attorneys can help you at every step of the way to make sure...

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Cancellation of Removal in Immigration Court

What is Cancellation of Removal?

An application for cancellation of removal is a form of immigration relief, exercised in Immigration Court as a administrative discretionary act. This form of immigration relief is only available to certain individuals who have been placed into removal proceedings before the U.S. Executive Office for Immigration Relief (EOIR). It...

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