Immigration Law

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U.S. to Offer Refugee Status to Some Central American Children
Posted on 14 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The U.S. government will launch a program in December to grant refugee status to some minors under the age of 21 who live in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador and whose parents legally reside in the United States. U.S. officials say parents can... Read More

Snakes and Thorny Brush, and Children at the Border Alone
Posted on 5 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Hidalgo, Texas: "Border agents drove their patrol vehicles one recent day at dusk through this spit of land on the bank of the Rio Grande. Here, in a place known as the Devil’s Corner, smugglers on the Mexican side have chosen to bring thousands... Read More

DOS to Provide a Trickle of In-Country Refugee Processing for Central Americans: Presidential Memo
Posted on 1 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Latin America and Caribbean............4,000 ... I also specify that, for FY 2015, the following persons may, if otherwise qualified, be considered refugees for the purpose of admission to the United States within their countries of nationality... Read More