Immigration Law

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Words Matter
Posted on 19 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" My Grandma referred to African Americans as "nigros", which I thought was appallingly close to a really bad word and mortified me every time she said it. At first I cut her some slack, allowing for the fact that she was an older... Read More

Dying to Come to the U.S.
Posted on 6 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"29-year-old Jorge Garcia Medina died in the Japul Mountains of California in 2009. His wife waited in vain for a call that he’d made it through so that she could pay off his smugglers. A diabetic, he ran out of insulin during the arduous... Read More

Over 5000 "Stolen" Children?
Posted on 10 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Even though I'm daily in the trenches and not much about immigration shocks me any longer, I'm stunned by the recent ABC Nightline report that a new method of punishment for undocumented immigrants has been devised - taking away their... Read More

Say It Ain't So, Sheriff Joe
Posted on 17 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Years ago a college classmate of mine from New York visited a mutual friend of ours who owns a ranch in southern Arizona. Enchanted by the beauty of the place, Mark went for a walk by himself. Finding himself in a peaceful valley, he laid... Read More

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DOMA's Tragic Impact on Immigrant Couples: Isn't it Time to Overturn it?
Posted on 9 Apr 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" I have long thought that the time is ripe for us to do something about this and look forward to a favorable outcome in Immigration Equality’s challenge to DOMA. Even before that, our administration has the power to stop deporting same... Read More

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