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Temporary Protected Status
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Temporary Protected Status

Temporary Protected Status Given the prevalence of conflicts and dangerous national situations (like wars and disasters), there are many people in the United States who cannot return to their country of origin. The US requires those staying in the country to have some sort of required status, ranging from permanent…

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How the Deportation Process Works
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How the Deportation Process Works

How the Deportation Process Works In the US several criteria mean that non-US citizens can be removed from American soil by being deported to their country of origin. In some cases, those who face possible removal do have a solid defense against being removed and, with the help of an…

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Deferred Action and Medical Care for Migrants
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Deferred Action and Medical Care for Migrants

Deferred Action and Medical Care for Migrants Most recently, President Trump and his administration have announced that the rules regarding deferred action and medical care will be changing. The status quo had been to allow for non-US residents to receive deferred action for deportations in cases of urgent or serious…

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What is Birthright Citizenship?
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What is Birthright Citizenship?

What Is Birthright Citizenship? We often speak of those seeking US citizenship and the various ways in which different groups of people could potentially receive said status. However, a large proportion of US citizens are made up of those who have received birthright citizenship. This means that because of their…

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Readjustment of Status
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Readjustment of Status

Readjustment of Status A lot of the time, people have questions and require help to enter the U.S. While that itself can be an intensive (and complicated) process, many people are also concerned with another concept: readjustment of status. This process allows for immigrants who are currently in the US…

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Indefinite Detention of Migrant Families
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Indefinite Detention of Migrant Families

Indefinite Detention of Migrant Families It is no secret that the Trump administration has changed rules and enacted legislation to have tougher stance immigration to the US. The news has been filled with instances of raids, deportations, and detention centers in the southern border. However, another announcement has come from Trump’s…

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Visa Waiver Program and Tourist Visas
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Visa Waiver Program and Tourist Visas

Visa Waiver Program and Tourist Visas Entering the US by applying for immigrant and non-immigrant visas can be a tricky, and complex, process. However, the process for entering as a tourist is much more straightforward and, for some, a tourist visa may not even be needed. The Visa Waiver Program…

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States Sue Trump Following New Immigration Rules
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States Sue Trump Following New Immigration Rules

States Sue Trump Following New Immigration Rules Earlier last week Trump announced that the federal government had new rules regarding green cards and permanent residency for immigrants. Those who had sought public aid from the government and, therefore, would have low-incomes, would be denied green cards for permanent status in…

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New Trump Immigration Rule
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New Trump Immigration Rule

New Trump Immigration Rule President Trump’s stance on immigration can be drastic and extreme. Most of the conversation around immigration has to do with Trump advocating for a border wall with Mexico. However, besides the physical barriers, Trump has been building, new rules and procedures have also come into effect…

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Immigration Raids in Mississippi
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Immigration Raids in Mississippi

Immigration Raids in Mississippi Just last week, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents carried out coordinated raids in Mississippi, resulting in the arrest of 680 immigrant workers. The raids were conducted in order to execute search warrants for workers that ICE believed did not have the proper legal documents…

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What is the Border Wall?
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What is the Border Wall?

What is the Border Wall? Regardless of what recent Presidents have campaigned for, the border between the US and Mexico experiences a substantial influx of people. These include individuals and families who cross said border with the hope of seeking a better life in the US. Those who cross do…

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The L-1 Visa
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The L-1 Visa

The L-1 Visa Among the various ways to enter the US, work visas allow for employees to work and live in the states. Work visas are divided based on the kinds of occupations, with one of them being the L-1 visa. The L-1 is targeted towards executives or those in…

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