Federal officers can ...

The Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled last month that eight immigrant men, who were detained under extremely punitive conditions in maximum security facilities following 9/11, could proceed with their lawsuit against the individual federal officials responsible for...
Posted On 15 Aug 2015

USCIS recalls some ...

About 1,500 people could loose their DACA. Are you one of them? If you are a DACA recipient who received a three-year Employment Authorization Document (EAD) after February 16, 2015, it was likely mistakenly issued and must be returned. Approximately …
Posted On 01 Aug 2015

Arkansas, Latino ...

Arkansas United to joined national escalation of pressure against Attorney Generals and courts blocking positive action on immigration reform.  On July 10, as the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments on the lawsuit blocking the deferred action initiatives …
Posted On 22 Jul 2015

Supreme Court ups ...

The U.S. Supreme Court increased the available protections for undocumented immigrants in deportation proceedings, authorizing federal courts to be able to postpone the dates for the immigration proceedings at the request of those affected.   In an 8-1 vote,...
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Where have all the ...

In the United States, this same fear of newcomers, especially from Mexico, has dominated politics for a long time. When George W. Bush came to office, there were more than 400,000 undocumented migrants crossing their southern border every year. His …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Gaby Pacheco respond ...

Ann Coulter claims she would ban overweight immigrants from entering The U.S. Gaby Pacheco an immigration activist with deferred deportation status, said she is more worried about disparaging comments made by Ann Coulter about Mexicans and immigrants than the...
Posted On 12 Jun 2015

USCIS extends ...

On May 26, 2015, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) began accepting applications for employment authorization from certain H-4 spouses of H-1B temporary work visa holders. Also, for now at least, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia …
Posted On 02 Jun 2015

Court denies request ...

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals refused to lift a Texas judge’s injunction that put on hold immigration deferrals of deportations and work permits for millions of immigrants undocumented in the U.S. The programs were made possible through executive action...
Posted On 31 May 2015

Congressional ...

This week, U.S. Representative Linda Sanchez, D-California, met with the press and informed them that the caucus, which is made up of more than two dozen Latino legislators in Congress from around the nation, was in the process of drafting …
Posted On 26 Apr 2015

How changing Latino ...

The United States is demographically and dramatically changing. As recently as 2008, minority children were outnumbering whites in 1 of 6 counties across the country. In some counties, minority children were more than 50 percent. In fact, minorities are the …
Posted On 12 Apr 2015