"With the end of the federal fiscal year on Friday, the temporary funding
for 81 immigration-dedicated federal prosecutors like him has also
ended, Justice Department spokeswoman Jessica Smith
said in Washington. Disney is one of 13 whose jobs were cut, while 68
others are being reassigned...
"The Department of Justice challenged South Carolina’s recently passed immigration law, Act No. 69, in federal court today. In a complaint, filed in the District of South Carolina, the department
states that certain provisions of Act No. 69, as enacted by the state on
June 27, 2011, are...
"Today, the Justice Department issued a letter to Alabama school
districts reminding them of their obligation under federal law that a
state may not deny a child equal access to public education based on
his or her immigration status. The department also requested
information regarding enrollment...
U.S.-Russia Adoption Agreement
The Department of State announced on October 16, 2012, that the Agreement between the United States of America and the Russian Federation Regarding Cooperation in Adoption of Children entered into force on November 1, 2012. This agreement should enhance the safeguards...
Interim Final Rule Issued on H-2B Prevailing Wages
On April 24, 2013, the Department of Labor and the Department of Homeland Security jointly published an interim final rule establishing a new method of calculating prevailing wages under the H-2B program.
The new rule was issued in response to...