Immigration Law

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Excerpts From the Sept. 1, 2012, Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 27 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Begins In mid-June, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano announced that certain young people who came to the United States as children and who meet certain key guidelines might be eligible, on a case... Read More

Expert: Diversity Visa Controversy Highlights Unfairness of Quotas
Posted on 3 Nov 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Richard Gonzalez, NPR, Nov. 3, 2017 - "The diversity visa lottery program goes back to the 1980s when its earliest version was created largely to benefit Irish immigrants. In the 1990s Congress changed the program so that anyone from a country that... Read More

Diversity Visa Lottery Re-run: Was This the End?
Posted on 18 Jul 2011 by Molly J. Liskow

By Molly J. Liskow, J.D., Legal Editor, Practice Area Content (Immigration) The State Department "botched" the 2012 Diversity Visa Lottery. That was the term used by a federal judge who allowed the Department to re-do the selection process... Read More