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USCIS Issues Guidance on Whether or Not to Disclose Fraudulent Use of a Social Security Number on Employment Authorization Application Published: Sep 18, 2012 On September 14, 2012, USCIS issued an update to their Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) frequently asked questions page. One of the updates is of significant importance, as it answers the big question that we have all been asking: should a DACA applicant disclose ALL social security numbers used, real or otherwise, on the Form I-765, Application
DACA Approvals Being Mailed... But How Many? Published: Sep 12, 2012 On September 10, the Wall Street Journal reported that USCIS only received 40,000 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) applications out of a pool of an estimated 1.7 million potential applicants. Yesterday (September 11, 2012), the Associated Press reported that USCIS received 72,000 DACA applications and that a "small group" have been approved. DHS
At least 39,426 People Deported in May 2012... that we know of. Published: Sep 11, 2012 Syracuse University's TRAC immigration has determined that the Obama administration deported a total of 39,426 individuals in May 2012. They also determined that ICE is doing an end-around the immigration courts by utilizing the expedited removal process in one-third of all cases (11,735). Another 13,697 people were sent back home by ICE through the
ICE Agents File Suit to Block Deferred Action Initiative Published: Aug 23, 2012 Officers of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have filed suit in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas against their boss, John Morton, and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano. The suit challenges the legality of Secretary Napolitano's June 15, 2012, directive entitled “Exercising Prosecutorial
USCIS Won't Share the Information Provided on DACA Applications with ICE... UNLESS they decide to Deport You. Published: Aug 20, 2012 It appears that when the Obama administration said they will not share the information provided in Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) applications with ICE, what they really meant to say was they won't share your information UNLESS they decide to deport you. Here is what I found in the recently updated USCIS DACA Frequently Asked Questions: Will
Talking Points on Why Deferred Action is NOT Amnesty, and Does NOT Guarantee that DREAMers won't ultimately face Deportation Published: Aug 15, 2012 If you find yourself being interviwed by any media source feel free to use the following talking points to answer the inevitable claims that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals is amnesty. 1. Contrary to the misinformation being spewed all over the media, President Obama has NOT issued an executive order. DHS Secretary Napolitano has issued a nonbinding
Legal Immigrant Spared Self-Deportation Published: Aug 14, 2012 CNN Money has reported that legal immigrant Lauren Gray has been granted a two-year reprieve that will permit her to remain in the United States presumably under President Obama's recently announced deferred action initiative. The article didn't provide specifics about the reprieve. Here is what I do know. Lauren, a citizen of the United Kingdom, came
Detained Immigrants Being Used as Slave Labor Published: Aug 3, 2012 It has been reported that detained immigrants are being paid $1 a day while held in privately run detention centers awaiting deportation. Northwestern University Professor Jacqueline Stevens sums it up quite nicely: "People who are being detained only while they await an immigration court audience and not for punitive reasons are being forced to work for