Category Archives: Immigration Resources

Deport or Court? Defendants Seek to Take Back Criminal Pleas Based on Bad Immigration Advice | The Wenatchee World | 11/27/12

With recent Washington Supreme Court and U.S. Supreme Court decisions on their side, all three petitioned Chelan County Superior Court to vacate their pleas and re-try their cases, saying their defense attorneys didn’t properly inform them that their inform them … Continue reading

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DE Judge: Deported Immigrant Still Entitled To Workers’ Comp | Delawareonline.com | Sean O’Sullivan | 10/25/12

WILMINGTON— An employee who is injured on the job – even if he or she is living in the country without legal permission and falsified paperwork to gain employment – is entitled to workers’ compensation, according to a first-of-its kind … Continue reading

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Phila: VOTER ID TRAINING AND CLINIC Sept. 19, 2012 | PhillyVIP | 9/13/12

VOTER ID TRAINING AND CLINIC Training: September 19, 2012, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Clinic Dates: September 21 and 28, 2012, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm DETAILS: Volunteer Attorneys provide free legal assistance to individuals seeking to obtain identification and/or birth … Continue reading

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New Jersey Herald – Judge Rules For Students In Immigrant-Tuition Suit | NJherald.com | Curt Anderson | 9/4/12

MIAMI (AP) – U.S. District Judge K. Michael Moore determined that students at Florida’s public colleges and universities cannot be charged higher out-of-state tuition simply because their parents are in the U.S. illegally. Judge Moore reasoned that the policy violates … Continue reading

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It Is Generally Illegal For Non-Lawyers To Charge For Immigration Consulting Services | NY Daily News | Allan Wernick | 9/5/12

Q. I am not an attorney. Can I open an immigration consulting office, charging for my service? A. No. You would be engaging in the “unauthorized practice of law” and you might face criminal charges. Each state has its own … Continue reading

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