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Daniel M. Kowalski
Bush immigration proposals step in wrong direction, say bishops, urging just response

"In a letter released by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) April 23, Bishop Gerald R. Barnes of San Bernardino, Calif., chairman of the USCCB Committee on Migration, urged members of the U.S. Congress to reject the administration?s...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Issues Nag at GOP Candidates

"Ask the leading Republican presidential candidates about dealing with illegal immigration, and inevitably the answer focuses on tightening border security and building fences. What voters aren't hearing a lot about is giving legal status, under...

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Immigration Related Employment Discrimination Public Education Grants

"Grants may range in size from $35,000 to $100,000. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to educate workers, employers and/or the general public about the anti-discrimination provision of the INA." USDOJ, Apr. 17, 2007. http://www.ojp.usdoj...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Seattle IJ terminates case; no CIMT, no protection order violation

"Respondent argues that he is not removable under INA § 237(a)(2)(A)(ii) because his Colorado conviction for Aggravated Motor Vehicle Theft in the Second Degree is not a crime involving moral turpitude. Respondent also argues that he is not removable...

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Law Students Represent Children in Immigration Cases

"Every year, Aryah Somers and Liz Sweet find themselves responsible for nearly 1200 children. This is because as children?s attorneys for the Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project, a nonprofit organization that provides free legal and social...

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PROFILED IMMIGRANTS DELAYED YEARS IN SEEKING CITIZENSHIP

New York, April 25, 2007: ? "The U.S. government is illegally delaying the naturalization applications of thousands of immigrants by profiling individuals it perceives to be Muslim and subjecting them to indefinite security checks, charged the Center...

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