Immigration Law

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Lawsuit: CARES Act Discriminates Against Immigrants by Excluding U.S. Citizen Children of Immigrant Parents from Emergency Cash Assistance
Posted on 6 May 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

ICAP, May 5, 2020 "Georgetown Law’s Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection (ICAP) and Villanova Law Professor Leslie Book today filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland challenging the intentional... Read More

MALDEF Sues Feds Over Denial of COVID-19 Relief to Mixed-Status Married Couples
Posted on 29 Apr 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

MALDEF, Apr. 28, 2020 "The federal government’s denial of COVID-19 relief payments to U.S. citizens married to immigrants who do not have a social security number is unconstitutional, according to a class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday in a... Read More

Stimulus Check Class Action Filed: Doe v. Trump
Posted on 27 Apr 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Doe v. Trump "This is a class action based upon Defendants’ unconstitutional deprivation of the rights, privileges, benefits and/or protections, provided to United States Citizens, via the enactment and subsequent enforcement of the S. 3548... Read More

Millions of U.S. Citizens Won't Get Stimulus Checks if Spouses, Parents are Unauthorized Immigrants
Posted on 17 Apr 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Dianne Solís and María Méndez, Dallas Morning News, Apr 16, 2020 "Christina Segundo is angry. She’s a U.S. citizen, raising four children in Fort Worth with her husband. Friends around her are receiving $1,200 or more... Read More

COVID-19 Stimulus Package: What CARES Act Rebates Mean for Immigrants
Posted on 6 Apr 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Agustin Martinez, Apr. 5, 2020 "Across the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has devastated many lives, [1] including those of immigrants living in the United States. [2] U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) recently announced... Read More