Immigration Law

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Lawsuit Charges Sex Discrimination, Age Discrimination in ICE Legal Department: Vroom v. Johnson
Posted on 12 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Plaintiff is a 59-year-old woman. She has been an attorney in the United States Government for 30 years, the last 26 of which have been with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and its predecessor agency, the U.S. Immigration & Naturalization... Read More

Pregúntele a Lambda Legal: Sus derechos como inmigrante con VIH
Posted on 22 Jul 2011 by Scott Schoettes

Por Scott Schoettes , director del Proyecto VIH de Lambda Legal P: Si tengo una prueba de VIH y resulta ser positiva, ¿seré deportado? R: En enero de 2010, gracias a los esfuer¬zos de los grupos que abogan por otros, incluyendo Lambda... Read More

Ask Lambda Legal: Your Rights as an Immigrant With HIV
Posted on 22 Jul 2011 by Scott Schoettes

By Scott Schoettes , Lambda Legal HIV Project Director Q: If I test positive for HIV, will I be deported? A: In January 2010, thanks to the hard work of Lambda Legal and others, the U.S. government lifted its blanket ban on HIV travel and immigration... Read More

Wanted: New 'Birds of Passage'
Posted on 17 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" We divide newcomers into two categories: legal or illegal, good or bad. We hail them as Americans in the making, or brand them as aliens fit for deportation. That framework has contributed mightily to our broken immigration system and the long... Read More

Immigrants in Detention Centers Are Often Hundreds of Miles From Legal Help
Posted on 17 May 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Patrick G. Lee, ProPublica, May 16, 2017 - "One morning in February, lawyer Marty Rosenbluth set off from his Hillsborough, North Carolina, home to represent two anxious clients in court. He drove about eight hours southwest, spent the night in a... Read More