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Board of Immigration Appeals Practice Manual
Published: Nov 9, 2007
The Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) has a handbook that provides basic information to persons involved in proceedings before the Board and to answer frequently asked questions about appeals and motions.
Click here to view the BIA's updated practice manual.
Immigrants and Crime: Are They Connected?
Published: Nov 8, 2007
"Numerous studies by independent researchers and government commissions over the past 100 years repeatedly and consistently have found that immigrants are less likely to commit crimes or be behind bars than the native-born. (October 2007)"
Click here to read the American Immigration Law Foundation's immigration fact check on the connection
Wasted Talent and Broken Dreams: The Lost Potential of Undocumented Students
Published: Nov 7, 2007
"The current political debate over immigration has largely ignored the plight of the 1.8 million children who account for 15 percent of undocumented immigrants now living in the United States. These children have, for the most part, grown up in this country and received much of their education here. But without a means to legalize their status, they
Dreams Deferred: The Costs of Ignoring Undocumented Students
Published: Nov 5, 2007
"The political debate over undocumented immigrants in the United States has largely ignored the plight of undocumented children who, for the most part, have grown up and received much of their primary and secondary education in this country."
Click here to read the American Immigration Law Foundation's policy memo.
Citizenship through Military Service
Published: Oct 26, 2007
NATURALIZATION THROUGH MILITARY SERVICE
Members and certain veterans of the U.S. armed forces are eligible to apply for United States citizenship under special provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). In addition, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has streamlined the application and naturalization process for military
DREAM Act FAQ
Published: Oct 24, 2007
Click here to view the Immigration Policy Center's FAQs on the DREAM act.