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ABA ProBAR Attorney Job in Harlingen, TX - Legal Orientation Program

"ProBAR seeks to hire a Legal Orientation Program (LOP) Attorney to provide group and individual legal rights presentations, coordinate pro bono representation, and engage in limited direct representation on behalf of immigration detainees in South Texas. This position is based in Harlingen...

EOIR Expands Legal Orientation Program Sites

"The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) today announced that, beginning Nov. 1, 2014, it will provide assistance to families detained at the Karnes Family Residential Center, in Karnes City, Texas, through the Legal Orientation Program (LOP). The LOP is a program in which representatives...

Sessions 'Pauses' Legal Orientation Program for Detained Immigrants

Maria Sacchetti, Washington Post, Apr. 10, 2018 - "The U.S. immigration courts will temporarily halt a program that offers legal assistance to detained foreign nationals facing deportation while it audits the program’s cost-effectiveness, a federal official said Tuesday. Officials informed...

Sessions: 'No Pause' in LOP During Review

A.G. Sessions, Apr. 25, 2018 - "...Mr. Chairman, I’d like to address one matter that I know is important to the Committee: the Legal Orientation Program. I have expressed some concerns about the program, and the Executive Office for Immigration Review has expressed its intent to pause two...