Napolitano Resigns as Secretary of Homeland Security
On July 12, 2013, Janet Napolitano announced her resignation as Secretary of Homeland Security, a position she has held since the start of the Obama administration. Napolitano will remain in her...
USCIS Finalizes Policy Memo on EB-5 Adjudications
On May 30, 2013, USCIS issued a final policy memorandum on the adjudication of EB-5 petitions and applications.
The policy memo affirms that adjudicators are to use the "preponderance of the...
USCIS Transitions to Centralized Policy Manual
On January 7, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services launched its transition to an online policy manual that will ultimately replace the Adjudicator's Field Manual (AFM). According to USCIS Director...
ICE Announces Safeguards for Releases of Noncitizens with Convictions |
On March 18, 2015, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced that it would implement additional safeguards prior to releasing noncitizens with criminal convictions from...