Immigration Law

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Jessica Colotl Stripped of DACA Status; Lawsuit Filed
Posted on 11 May 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Miriam Jordan, New York Times, May 10, 2017 - "Ms. Colotl, who was brought to the United States by her parents as a child, learned Monday that her DACA status had been revoked, thrusting her into the national immigration debate anew. With a new president... Read More

Georgia DACA Students Entitled to In-State Tuition Status: Rivera Hernandez v. Alford
Posted on 3 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Plaintiffs have established that they are entitled to mandamus relief as a matter of law. Plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment is GRANTED and Defendants are hereby compelled to perform their duty in applying the federal definition of lawful... Read More

Tags: daca , tuition , Georgia , kuck

Groundbreaking Unpub. BIA Decision for Juveniles and SIJS in Georgia
Posted on 11 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Charles Kuck writes - "On June 1, 2015, Kuck Immigration Partners, through our amazing associate attorney Anna Erwin , received a groundbreaking (but as of yet unpublished) decision from the Board of Immigration Appeals . The Board reversed the... Read More

FOIA Request Reveals DACA Checklist
Posted on 13 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Charles Kuck writes : " A client was waiting a long time for their DACA to be approved, so long in fact the it was even beyond the "normal" outrageous processing times. As most know, there is not much that can be done in such a case to... Read More

Tags: daca , kuck , checklist , FOIA

Jessica Gets Her DACA Back!
Posted on 13 Jun 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Jeremy Redmon, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 12, 2017 - "A federal judge in Atlanta has ordered the government to reinstate a temporary reprieve from deportation for Jessica Colotl, a Norcross woman whose 2010 arrest in Georgia reignited the... Read More

Tags: daca , injunction , colotl , kuck

Pleadings in Georgia DACA Tuition Lawsuit
Posted on 7 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF FULTON COUNTY, STATE OF GEORGIA, CIVIL ACTION NO. 2014cv243077 DACA BENEFICIARY GEORGIA COLLEGE STUDENTS, Plaintiffs, vs. UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA’S BOARD OR REGENTS, Defendants. Motion to Dismiss - pp. 23-101... Read More