Immigration Law

Recent Posts

How Mississippi's Black/Brown Strategy Beat the South's Anti-Immigrant Wave
Posted on 21 Apr 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In early April, an anti-immigrant bill like those that swept through legislatures in Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina was stopped cold in Mississippi. That wasn’t supposed to happen." - David Bacon, Apr. 20, 2012 . Read More

Brown signs California immigration bills, wins activists’ kudos in pressing for reform
Posted on 6 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On a day when immigrant-rights activists nationwide rallied for action from Washington, Gov. Jerry Brown put California at the vanguard of change, signing sweeping laws aimed at speeding the assimilation of those in the country illegally. Brown... Read More

Congress Considers Bills Targeting Notarios, Other Immigration Scammers
Posted on 9 Sep 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Congress might address the issue as part of proposed immigration reforms that could expand protections against con-artists offering help to those seeking citizenship. “This is a foreseeable problem,” said Rep. Bill Foster, D-Illinois... Read More

Cal. Gov. Brown Signs Immigration Bills
Posted on 5 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" As advocates rally across the nation today to urge Congress to adopt comprehensive immigration reform, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed legislation to enhance school, workplace and civil protections for California’s hardworking immigrants... Read More

Cal. Gov. Brown Signs Bills Helping Refugees, Special Immigrant Juveniles
Posted on 30 Sep 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Governor Jerry Brown says he has signed into law a bill to help fund lawyers for unaccompanied children in immigration proceedings. The legislation signed Saturday appropriates $3 million to qualified nonprofit organizations to help represent unaccompanied... Read More