Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Reflections on Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Context 1 Year After the Morton Memo
Posted on 21 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

By Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia In this Analysis, Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia, the founder/director of Penn State's Center for Immigrants' Rights, reflects on the implementation of the famous (or infamous) immigration-agency memos on using "prosecutorial... Read More

ICE Director Morton Announces Record Increase in Worksite Enforcement Activity
Posted on 18 Oct 2011 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

Yesterday before testifying before the House Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement, John Morton-Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)-announced record numbers of worksite enforcement investigations... Read More

Not the DREAM Act, but a Temporary End to the Fear of Removal for Some Undocumented Youth
Posted on 21 Jun 2012 by Carrie L. Rosenbaum

By Carrie Rosenbaum On June 15 President Obama announced that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) would not deport certain undocumented youth who would otherwise be eligible for the DREAM Act. The administration instituted a policy change, but... Read More

Excerpts From the Sept. 15, 2012 Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 5 Sep 2012 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

CBP Discontinues Stamping I-20s and DS-2019s at POEs As of August 10, Customs and Border Protection no longer provides admission stamps on Forms I-20/DS-2019 for prospective and returning international students and scholars traveling with F, M, or... Read More