Immigration Law

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Immigration is Not a Security Threat: Expert
Posted on 4 Mar 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Elizabeth Neumann, Mar. 4, 2021 The author is a senior advisor to the National Immigration Forum on national security matters and a former DHS Assistant Secretary for Counterterrorism and Threat Prevention during the Trump administration.  "... Read More

National Security Experts, Tech Giants Slam Trump Travel Ban (Amicus Briefs, Wa. & Minn. v. Trump)
Posted on 7 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

National Security : "Madeleine K. Albright, Avril D. Haines, Michael V. Hayden, John F. Kerry, John E. McLaughlin, Lisa O. Monaco, Michael J. Morell, Janet A. Napolitano, Leon E. Panetta, and Susan E. Rice declare as follows : 1. We are former national... Read More

Trump's Refugee Ban Could Backfire: 100+ National Security Experts
Posted on 1 Feb 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Nahal Toosi, Politico, Jan. 30, 2017 - "More than 100 former U.S. officials from both parties are urging agency heads to use their own authority to ease some of the restrictions imposed by President Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees... Read More

BIA on Bond, Evidence of Dangerousness: Matter of Fatahi, 26 I&N Dec. 791 (BIA 2016)
Posted on 3 Aug 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Matter of Fatahi, 26 I&N Dec. 791 (BIA 2016) - In determining whether an alien presents a danger to the community at large and thus should not be released on bond pending removal proceedings, an Immigration Judge should consider both direct and circumstantial... Read More

Has Your N-400 Client Been CARRPed?
Posted on 11 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

CARRP = Controlled Application Review and Resolution Program . Jennie Pasquarella, Staff Attorney at the ACLU of Southern California writes: " It applies to any application for an immigration benefit filed with USCIS . There are many troubling... Read More