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Daniel M. Kowalski
Lawsuit Challenges Termination of TPS for Haitians: Saget v. Trump

NIPNLG, Mar. 15, 2018 - "A new suit filed this morning in the Eastern District of New York alleges violations of law and the Constitution by Trump administration officials seeking to operationalize the President’s racial animus toward Haitians...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Class Action Lawsuit Challenges Trump Travel Ban Waiver Process: Vazehrad v. Trump

Vazherad v. Trump, filed Mar. 13, 2018, No. 3:18-cv-01587, N.D. Cal., San Francisco Div.

Daniel M. Kowalski
18 GOP Congressmen Aren't Sure About the 13th Amendment

Betsy Woodruff, Daily Beast, Mar. 15, 2018 Republicans Say Forced Labor Is Good for Detained Immigrants in Letter Defending Private Prison GEO Group is being sued for paying aliens $1 a day or less while they’re locked up. GOP lawmakers say...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Bond Victory in San Francisco: Liborio Ramos v. Sessions

Pangea Legal, Mar. 15, 2018 - "On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Pangea client, Floricel Liborio Ramos, was freed from immigration detention after substantial litigation , multiple appeals, and requests for her release. Today, on her first day free after...

Thomas A. Robinson
Recent Veterans Study Has Important Implications for Workers’ Comp World

Concomitant Benzodiazepine-Opioid Use Increases Risks of Adverse Outcomes Adding additional strength to the swell of medical research warning us about the dangers of combining opioid and benzodiazepine medications, a recent study published by the International...

Daniel M. Kowalski
USCIS Has Unclear Website Information and Unrealistic Time Goals for Adjudicating Green Card Applications - DHS OIG Report

DHS OIG, Mar. 9, 2018 - "USCIS regularly posts information on its website about the time it takes field offices to adjudicate green card applications (processing time). Yet, the information is unclear and not helpful to USCIS’ customers because...