Immigration Law

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Will Cows Tip CIR Balance?
Posted on 3 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"It may seem absurd that the fate of the first major immigration reform effort in 27 years could hinge partially on the country's 9.2 million lactating cows. But in a deeply divided U.S. Congress where accomplishing anything is difficult, this... Read More

Tags: dairy , reform , cir

ICE has major beef with Michigan dairy farm: owners sentenced to three years of probation and ordered to pay nearly $3 million in penalties
Posted on 11 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced that the owners of a Michigan dairy farm had been sentenced to three years of probation and ordered to pay nearly $3 million in penalties for hiring and harboring unauthorized workers.... Read More

Tags: dairy , penalties , I-9

Focus on Dairy Farmers in Immigration Debate
Posted on 15 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"When the letter arrived at Jeff True’s dairy farm here in western New York, it was, he recalled, “like getting sucker punched right in the gut.” A federal audit had found that 12 of his 14 workers were immigrants who had provided... Read More