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E-Verify: Immigration Reform's Threat To Legal Workers (Op-Ed)

"Despite its problems, Congress and the president will consider a national E-Verify mandate in immigration reform proposals this spring. President Obama called for “a system to give employers a reliable way to verify that their employees are here legally.” But E-Verify is not reliable...

CA4 on INA Sec. 360: Patel v. Napolitano

"Kamal Patel, a permanent resident alien and federal inmate, appeals the dismissal of his action under 8 U.S.C. § 1503(a) for a judgment declaring him a United States national. Patel alleges that he is a United States national because he applied for citizenship, registered for the Selective...

Update on American Samoa Birthright Citizenship Case: Tuaua v. U.S.

"We have previously blogged ( here and here ) about Tuaua v. United States , the case involving American Samoan individuals who claim that they acquired U.S. citizenship at birth by virtue of being born in American Samoa, a U.S. territory. In particular, they argue that the plain meaning/ text of...