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In Other News: CLINIC’s Update on Provisional Waivers
Posted on 5 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Despite the government shutdown, USCIS carries on processing applications and petitions at its glacial pace as usual, including the large number of provisional unlawful presence waiver applications (I-601As) that have been filed since they were... Read More

Two Lawyers Walk Into a Bar...
Posted on 28 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Stop me if you've heard this one... - Benach Ragland LLP, July 23, 2014 Read More

Beware the Immigration Industrial Complex
Posted on 9 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" ICE runs a gulag archipelago of detention centers across the country , holding immigrants who have overstayed visas, entered without inspection, seek asylum, and committed minor offenses. ICE has continued to push in the federal courts for expansive... Read More

One-Man DREAM Act Passes Congress, Heads to President for Signature
Posted on 19 Dec 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A person is probably less likely to win private immigration relief than she is to win a lottery. But for Benach Ragland client, Sopuruchi Victor Chukwueke, the dream of permanent residency through a private immigration relief is just days away from... Read More

10 Facts About the New Provisional Waiver Process
Posted on 3 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Today, the USCIS finally published the much-awaited rule on the unlawful presence waiver (I-601A), which will take effect on March 4, 2013. We previewed this development in this blog in October 2012. This is an enormous development. The so-called... Read More