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Daniel M. Kowalski
June 2018 Visa Bulletin

June 2018 Visa Bulletin Notes: D. SPECIAL IMMIGRANT (SI) TRANSLATOR CATEGORY VISA AVAILABILITY Given the limited availability of visa numbers and the existing demand, the Department expects to reach the FY-2018 annual limit of 50 Special Immigrant...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Expert: Anne Frank Analogy Appropriate to DOJ Prosecution Proposal

Stuart Anderson, May 9, 2018 - "Imagine your child faces death or enslavement at the hands of predators and all legal avenues of escape and refuge have been blocked. Would you attempt to enter another country unlawfully and seek asylum? Found hiding...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Expert: Texas' DACA Lawsuit 'Creates Even More Uncertainty'

Jessica Gresko, AP, May 10, 2018 - "Three judges have ordered the Trump administration to continue a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. Now, a lawsuit filed last week in Texas seeks to shut down...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Assembly Line Injustice: How the Implementation of Immigration Case Completion Quotas will Eviscerate Due Process - Sophia Genovese

Sophia Genovese, May 7, 2018 - "The Executive Office for Immigration Review, under the direction of the Department of Justice, announced last year that it had reopened the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the National Association of Immigration...

Daniel M. Kowalski
CA9 on Motions to Reopen - Miller v. Sessions (May 8, 2018)

Miller v. Sessions (May 8, 2018) - "The question presented in this case is what happens when ... two statutory provisions collide? If DHS reinstates a removal order that was entered in absentia, can the noncitizen still file a motion to reopen under...

Daniel M. Kowalski
USCIS Releases Asylum Stats, Reports (May 2, 2018)

USCIS, May 2, 2018 - Affirmative Asylum Statistics January 2018 (PDF, 61 KB) Affirmative Asylum Statistics February 2018 (PDF, 59 KB) Affirmative Asylum Statistics March 2018 (PDF, 60 KB) Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Statistics and Nationality...