Immigration Law

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CA7 (Posner) on CAT, Honduras, HIV Status: Velasquez-Banegas v. Lynch
Posted on 21 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Velasquez-Banegas v. Lynch - "Suppose a person if removed to his country of origin would be sure to be persecuted unless, by living in a cave, he avoided all contact with other persons. The next step would be to rule that no one can have a real fear... Read More

ICE, Kern County Can't Escape HIV Death Claims
Posted on 18 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A federal judge partially nixed claims against Kern County over the deaths of HIV-positive prisoners who died while in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Dora Baires, the mother of Juan Carlos Baires, brought the lawsuit on behalf... Read More

Ask Lambda Legal: Immigration Reform is an LGBT Issue
Posted on 11 Mar 2013 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

By Ivan Espinoza-Madrigal Q: Why are LGBT groups working on immigration issues and what does the recent debate about Comprehensive Immigration Reform have to do with the rights of LGBT individuals and families? We often hear that our immigration... Read More

Pregúntele a Lambda Legal: Sus derechos como inmigrante con VIH
Posted on 22 Jul 2011 by Scott Schoettes

Por Scott Schoettes , director del Proyecto VIH de Lambda Legal P: Si tengo una prueba de VIH y resulta ser positiva, ¿seré deportado? R: En enero de 2010, gracias a los esfuer¬zos de los grupos que abogan por otros, incluyendo Lambda... Read More