Immigration Law

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Melania Trump Worked in U.S. Prior to Obtaining Work Visa
Posted on 5 Nov 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

ALICIA A. CALDWELL, CHAD DAY and JAKE PEARSON, Associated Press, Nov. 5, 2016 - "Melania Trump was paid for 10 modeling jobs in the United States worth $20,056 that occurred in the seven weeks before she had legal permission to work in the country... Read More

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'Voluntary' Work Programs Run in Private Immigration Prisons Pay Detainees $1 a Day
Posted on 31 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In private prisons around the country, immigrants languishing in detention centers are being put to work by profit-making companies like the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) for far below the minimum wage. For doing a range of manual labor... Read More

Work Authorization for H-4 Spouses: A Step Forward, But...
Posted on 6 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"There is nothing in the INA that prevents an H-4 spouse from working. This prohibition is purely an act of regulation. That being the case, what prevents the USCIS from taking a more generous view? We would do well to remember that the unavailability... Read More

Infants And Toddlers Are Coming To The U.S. To Work, According To Border Patrol
Posted on 17 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Earlier this year, the Department of Homeland Security argued that deportation proceedings should continue against a child because she "illegally entered the United States by wading across the Rio Grande River near the Presidio, Texas Port... Read More