Immigration Law

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A Farewell to Arms, and the United States
Posted on 13 Oct 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Hector Barajas is opening up his home to serve as a safe house for deported veterans like himself, stranded in Mexico, far from the country they served." - Jessica Weisberg, Oct. 13, 2012 . Read More

Deported Vets
Posted on 24 Sep 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Serving in the military can help immigrants gain U.S. citizenship. But vets who commit crimes may find themselves deported despite their service to the country. Latino USA speaks with a vet awaiting deportation and with filmmaker John Valadez, currently... Read More

Deported Veterans Banished After Honorable Service
Posted on 13 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Milton Tepeyac, who served eight years as a U.S. Marine, scrapes by on $3 an hour in this northern Mexican city, where he has lived since the U.S. government deported him in April. His rented room floods when it rains. Scorpions skitter in. To... Read More

'Discharged, Then Discarded' - U.S. Has Failed Deported Vets
Posted on 9 Jul 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

ACLU, July 6, 2016 - "The federal government’s failure to help naturalize immigrants serving in the U.S. military has led to the deportation of untold numbers of veterans, all of whom were entitled to become citizens because of their service... Read More

DHS might adopt Defense tech for border surveillance, and hire vets to run it
Posted on 17 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Veterans returning from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars may find jobs operating satellite communications, blimps and other surveillance technologies stateside for border control, a Homeland Security Department official said Wednesday."... Read More