Immigration Law

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How a Group of Immigration Attorneys Stopped a Deportation Flight to Cambodia
Posted on 21 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Julianne Hing, The Nation, Dec. 19, 2017 - "A plane packed with around 50 Cambodian Americans set for deportation was scheduled to depart on Monday from Texas for Phnom Penh. But a court order issued late Thursday has blocked, at least for now, the... Read More

Habeas Victory in MN: Nhean v. Brott
Posted on 10 Aug 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

ACLU, Aug. 8, 2017 - "After years of being in jeopardy of deportation and spending a total of 484 days in jail, Sameth Nhean has finally been released from custody by a federal judge . The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota and his immigration... Read More

USCIS Unable to Approve I-800 Petitions to Adopt Children from Cambodia
Posted on 4 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Jan. 2, 2013 - " The Cambodian government has indicated that it intends to begin accepting intercountry adoption petitions on Jan. 1, 2013. Cambodia joined the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry... Read More

DOS, DHS Impose Visa Sanctions on Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, and Sierra Leone
Posted on 15 Sep 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DHS, Sept. 13, 2017 - "The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced, in coordination with the State Department, the implementation of visa sanctions on Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, and Sierra Leone due to lack of cooperation in accepting... Read More

Return to Sender
Posted on 7 Apr 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Return To Sender is a video letter sent from Phnom Penh, Cambodia to Washington, D.C. The video is a collection of testimonies by Khmer Exiled Americans extradited to Cambodia under harsh US deportation policies. The video continues our interest... Read More