Immigration Law

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MAVNI Recruits at Risk for Deportation
Posted on 12 Jun 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

NPR, June 12, 2018 - "A Chinese national who joined the U.S. Army is facing deportation before he has a chance to gain citizenship through military service. His lawyer says he'll face reprisals if he is returned to China." Read More

MAVNI Security Clearance Victory in Seattle - Tiwari v. Mattis
Posted on 12 Apr 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Tiwari v. Mattis, Apr. 11, 2018 - "THIS MATTER comes before the Court on Plaintiffs’ motion for preliminary injunction, docket no. 78 (the “Motion”). The Motion presents the following question: Should the Department of Defense ... Read More

Tiwari v. Mattis Update (May 19, 2017)
Posted on 20 May 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

New pleadings filed in Tiwari v. Mattis on May 18-19, 2017 here . Hats off to Margaret Stock , Neil O'Donnell and Joe Shaeffer . Read More

Tags: mattis , mavni , tiwari

American Soldiers Sue DoD Over MAVNI SNAFU - Tiwari v. Mattis
Posted on 17 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Tiwari et al. v. Mattis, No. 17-CV-242, W.D. Wa., Feb. 16, 2017 - "This action challenges unconstitutional national origin discrimination imposed by Department of Defense (DoD) guidance memoranda that summarily deny Plaintiffs -- who are all naturalized... Read More

Tags: mattis , mavni , tiwari