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Daniel M. Kowalski
TPS for Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone Will Terminate May 21, 2017

Guinea - This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 09/26/2016 and available online at https://federalregister.gov/d/2016-23244 Liberia - This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 09/26/2016 and...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Expert: Congress Should Repeal Hawaiian Fishing Labor Loophole

Martha Mendoza, Associated Press, Sept. 22, 2016 - "Two Indonesian fishermen who escaped slavery aboard a Honolulu-based tuna and swordfish vessel when it docked at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf are suing the boat's owner for tricking...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Which Chart to Use? USCIS Tells Us...

USCIS, Sept. 21, 2016 - "On Sept. 8, the Department of State published its Visa Bulletin for October 2016. The Visa Bulletin is a monthly report on visa availability. USCIS has determined that for the month of October 2016, applicants for all family...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Myth and Reason on the Mexican Border - Paul Theroux

Paul Theroux, Smithsonian Magazine, Sept. 21, 2016 - The renowned travel writer journeys the length of the U.S.-Mexico border to get a firsthand look at life along the blurry 2,000-mile line.

Daniel M. Kowalski
Feds drop appeal involving bond for man jailed more than 3 years on immigration hold

Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News, Sept. 21, 2016 - "U.S. Department of Justice attorneys have dropped the appeal of a Utah federal judge's decision to grant an individualized bond hearing to a Salt Lake man who had been detained in the Utah County...

Daniel M. Kowalski
New Chief Immigration Judge: MaryBeth Keller

EOIR, Sept. 21, 2016 - "The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) today announced Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch’s appointment of MaryBeth Keller to the position of chief immigration judge. In this capacity, Judge Keller is responsible...