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CA3: BIA Ignored "Overwhelming Evidence" of Persecution: Ghanem v. Atty. Gen.
Posted on 22 Sep 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Ghanem v. Atty. Gen. "Adel Ghanem, a former lawful permanent resident of the United States, seeks to avoid removal to Yemen, from which he fled to avoid persecution on account of political opinion. He pursues three forms of relief that were denied... Read More

Yemen: TPS, EADs for Yemeni F-1 Students
Posted on 8 Jul 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" This notice announces that the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) is suspending certain regulatory requirements for F-1 nonimmigrant students whose country of citizenship is Yemen (regardless of country of birth) and who are experiencing... Read More

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TPS Extended for Yemen
Posted on 7 Jul 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DHS, July 6, 2021 "Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas announced an 18-month extension and re-designation of Yemen for Temporary Protected Status (TPS). This extension and re-designation will be in effect from September 4, 2021... Read More

TPS EADs Automatically Extended for Somalia, Yemen
Posted on 12 Mar 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS " 03/11/20 TPS for Somalia Extended for 18 Months; EADs Automatically Extended Through Sept. 13, 2020 Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf decided to extend the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Somalia for... Read More

TPS Extension for Yemen
Posted on 28 Feb 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 03/02/2020. "Through this notice, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announces that the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) is extending the designation of Yemen... Read More

TPS for Yemen Extended to Sept. 3, 2021
Posted on 6 Jan 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DHS, Jan. 3, 2020 "ALERT: Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf extended the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Yemen for 18 months through Sept. 3, 2021. Do not pay for or submit any form until USCIS updates official... Read More

Extension of the Designation of Yemen for Temporary Protected Status
Posted on 13 Aug 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 157 / Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - "Through this Notice, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announces that the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) is extending the designation of Yemen for Temporary Protected... Read More

TPS for Yemen Extended - DHS
Posted on 6 Jul 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DHS, July 5, 2018 - "Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen has announced her determination that an extension of the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Yemen is warranted pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act.... Read More

Designation of the Republic of Yemen for Temporary Protected Status
Posted on 3 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Through this Notice, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announces that the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) has designated the Republic of Yemen (Yemen) for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for a period of 18 months, effective September... Read More

Advance Copy of DHS Notice: TPS for Yemen
Posted on 2 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Through this Notice, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announces that the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) has designated the Republic of Yemen (Yemen) for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for a period of 18 months, effective September... Read More

Lawsuits Allege Illegal Passport Cancellations by State Department
Posted on 8 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Searches of public court records continue to expose the illegal actions of the U.S. Department of State in Yemen. One private attorney connected to cases in Yemen says “Issues with the U.S. Consulate in Sana’a are systemic and reach... Read More

ESTA Updated re Somalia, Libya, Yemen and Global Entry
Posted on 1 Jul 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 117 / Friday, June 17, 2016 - "DHS/CBP is updating this system of records notice, last published on February 23, 2016 (81 FR 8979), to modify the scope of the system of records to reflect that the Secretary of Homeland... Read More

TPS for Yemen Extended
Posted on 4 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 2 / Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - "Through this Notice, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announces that the Secretary of Homeland Security (Secretary) is extending the designation of the Republic of Yemen ... Read More

Oops. Man Cited in Alabama Senators’ Push to Enforce New Immigration Law is a Legal Resident
Posted on 6 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A misdemeanor charge against an alleged undocumented immigrant in Etowah County, Ala., last week was billed as the first in the state under a controversial new law that allows police to check the immigration status of an arrestee. Taken into... Read More