Immigration Law

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Expert: Trump's Dishonest Diversity Visa Lottery Attack
Posted on 19 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Prof. Stephen W. Yale-Loehr, Dec. 18, 2017 - "President Trump has complained about the media’s use of “fake news” in a variety of contexts. But the President himself is using fake news to mischaracterize the diversity visa program... Read More

Expert: Diversity Visa Controversy Calls into Question All Immigration Quotas
Posted on 13 Nov 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Sintia Radu, U.S. News, Nov. 10, 2017 - ""What is the right amount and the right type of immigration for the Unites States?" asks Stephen Yale-Loehr, an immigration law professor at Cornell University . ... [I]t is difficult to assess the... Read More

Fact-Checking Trump on Immigration
Posted on 31 May 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Eugene Kiely and D'Angelo Gore, May 30, 2018 - "The claim: “Think of it, a lottery. You pick people. Now, let me ask you. So these countries that are sending people in — do you think they are sending us their finest?” The... Read More

2017 Visa Lottery Registration Notice - Department of State
Posted on 13 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 197 / Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - Bureau of Consular Affairs; Registration for the Diversity Immigrant (DV–2017) Visa Program "This public notice provides information on how to apply for the DV–2017... Read More

Groups File Federal Lawsuit Over Diversity Visa Denials: P.K. v. Tillerson
Posted on 7 Aug 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

NILC, Aug. 4, 2017 - "Groups filed a federal lawsuit today challenging the U.S. State Department’s refusal to process visa applications for winners of the U.S. Diversity Visa Program lottery who hail from the six countries covered by President... Read More

DV-2017 Window Opens
Posted on 2 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Department of State, Oct. 2015 - "Entries for the DV-2017 program must be submitted electronically at www.dvlottery.state.gov between noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), Thursday, October 1, 2015, and noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT... Read More

'Winner' of the Diversity Visa Program: A Fairy Tale for Many
Posted on 6 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On May 1, 2014 the U.S. Department of State announced the winners of the 2015 Diversity Visa program (DV-2015). Over 100,000 eager U.S. immigrants were selected and these “winners” will have an opportunity to have their fairy tale come... Read More