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Daniel M. Kowalski
If Rus proves he's gay, he can stay

"This is the crazy, cruel labyrinth we get into when we legislate who we can love. Gay and want to stay in the U.S. armed forces? Then shut up about who you are. Gay and want to stay here as a citizen? Then, at least in the case of one local young...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
From Texas cell, Canadian, 9, pleads for help

"Even if you try to look past the eight-metre-high chain-link fence, beyond the scores of uniformed guards patrolling the perimeter and away from the cameras, metal detectors and lasers, there isn't the slightest evidence of children inside the...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Are Higher Fees for Immigrants a Plan to Stall the Number of Democratic Voters?

"The Bush administration says it wants to raise immigration fees dramatically to improve services, but some critics see it as an effort to stall the increase in pro-Democratic Party voters." New America Media, Mar. 3, 2007. http://www.alternet...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Court's huge backlog leaves immigrants feeling left out

"Orlando's immigration court has one of the worst caseloads in the country, with more than 9,000 immigrants waiting to plead their cases. Now many are being told they may not have their day in court until sometime in 2008, or even later."...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Justice, Peaches and Immigration Reform

"As undocumented workers emerge from the shadows, new tensions will be created. Communities will change. The social contract in a region ? the relationships that connect and bind us ? will be tested. New social justice issues will challenge employers...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
D. N.J. on Natz. Delay

"[The] Court is disturbed by the possibility that a determination on Plaintiff's naturalization application will be endlessly delayed. Plaintiff certainly has an interest in "complet[ing] the naturalization process so that he can fully...

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