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ACLU of Arizona Section By Section Analysis of SB 1070 “Immigration; Law Enforcement; Safe Neighborhoods” Published: Apr 16, 2010 "Summary of major provisions: This bill unconstitutionally allows the state of Arizona to regulate immigration by making any non-citizen who has entered the United States without permission guilty of the additional state crime of trespassing. It gives local police officers authority to investigate, detain and arrest people for perceived immigration
DHS Report: 2009 LPR stats Published: Apr 14, 2010 "In 2009, a total of 1,130,818 persons became LPRs of the United States. The majority of new LPRs (59 percent) already lived in the United States when they were granted lawful permanent residence. Nearly two-thirds were granted permanent resident status based on a family relationship with a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States. The
USCIS Continues to Accept FY 2011 H-1B Petitions Published: Apr 13, 2010 WASHINGTON - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) today announced it continues to accept H-1B nonimmigrant petitions subject to the Fiscal Year 2011 (FY 2011) cap. USCIS will monitor the number of petitions received for both the 65,000 general cap and the 20,000 U.S. master’s degree or higher educational exemption. USCIS has received
What Happens to Children When a Parent is Deported? Published: Apr 12, 2010 "First Focus, a bipartisan children's advocacy group in Washington, put out a report this month showing that when an immigrant parent is detained or deported, his or her children often end up in the child welfare system." ~Mary Ann Zehr
Amnesty International Report: Jailed without Justice Published: Apr 7, 2010 Jailed without Justice: Immigration Detention in the United States.
Round Up on Silva Trevino Published: Mar 30, 2010 Immigration Slip Opinion: AILA Amicus's Notes & Comments On Immigration Adjudication "We were on notice, following the BIA decisions in Gerstenshteyn and Babaisakov, that the Board was mission driven to erode the “categorical approach” as it applied to aggravated felony determinations. Who would have anticipated the sweeping new rule for moral
Memo of James M. Chaparro, Director of ICE Detention and Removal Operations Published: Mar 29, 2010 The Washington Post has dug up a February 22, 2010, internal memorandum of James M. Chaparro, Director of ICE Detention and Removal Operations, that specifically sets forth a "critical Agency goal of achieving 400,000" deportations in 2010. He further states that the efforts to deport 400,000 people from the United States "must be sustained and will be
Immigration Litigation Clearinghouse Newsletter Vol. 5 No. 2 (March 17, 2010) Published: Mar 18, 2010 "This issue covers an upcoming Supreme Court argument on the aggravated felony definition; a decision in a suit challenging a state law regulating verification of employment eligibility; favorable court of appeals asylum decisions; litigation resources, and highlights from the LAC (including litigation involving federal court jurisdiction and the Child