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N.Y. State Bar Report: Crisis in Immigrant Legal Representation

"The New York State Bar Association today issued a report that spotlights a crisis in the quality and availability of legal representation of immigrants in New York and makes recommendations for improvement, including written standards for immigration representation. The report of the Special Committee...

Immigrants in New York City Bolster Housing Values

"Immigrants have helped stabilize New York City housing values over the past two decades and at the same time boosted property in once-troubled neighborhoods, according to a report to be released Thursday . The report—sponsored by the Americas Society / Council of the Americas—credits...

Immigration and New York City: The Contributions of Foreign-Born Americans to New York's Renaissance, 1975–2013

"This Americas Society / Council of the Americas report shows how immigration has helped revitalize New York City since the mid-1970s by making communities safer, increasing public revenue, and boosting the city’s population. The data shows that immigration has reduced New York City’s...