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Mom Takes DACA-Eligible Daughter to Mexico

"Esmerelda Medina, 15, grew up in California like any other child, going to school and making friends. But now she is stuck in Tijuana, Mexico, where she can barely speak the language, ABC reports. Four months ago, the teenager's mother took Medina to Mexico to renew her visa at the US Consulate...

Mexico Helps With DACA Fees

"Mexico is helping some of its citizens apply for a controversial immigration program in the U.S. called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA. Since the Obama administration created the program in 2012, more than 580,000 unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S. as minors have received...

News Excerpts From the July 1, 2015, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin

New York Grants Law License to DACA Grantee | On June 3, 2015, an intermediate New York appellate court approved the application for admission to the bar of a Mexican citizen who was brought to the United States as a child and granted relief under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)...