Immigration Law

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American Student Sues D.C., Denied Financial Aid b/c Mother Has TPS: Villalobos v. D.C.
Posted on 28 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

MALDEF, Feb. 28, 2017 - "A U.S. citizen who was denied college financial aid solely because her mother is an immigrant with temporary status is suing the District of Columbia, according to a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday. The lawsuit, filed by... Read More

State Must Use Residency of Student, not Parents, to Determine Financial Aid Eligibility: New Jersey Court
Posted on 9 Aug 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" The New Jersey Appellate Division today ruled today in favor of a young American citizen denied state financial aid last year based on the immigration status of her mother rather than her own residency. The court’s ruling stated the student... Read More