Comment: U.S. Refugee Law and Policy
Today's Immigration Daily carries various items of interest, including an article on U.S. Refugee Law and Policy and an article on the recent Republican bill on Syrian Refugees. Also find a Statement by Secretary Johnson on the Safety and Security of the Homeland.

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Article: An Overview of U.S. Refugee Law and Policy. By American Immigration Council

Article: Republicans raise legitimate concerns about Syrian refugees, but the bill they have passed to address those concerns would just impose additional layers of bureaucracy on the refugee background investigation process. By Nolan Rappaport


Blogging: Syrian Refugees Now, Jewish Refugees Then: Is There A Comparison? Pt. 3. By Roger Algase

News: USCIS Policy Memo on Updated Paper Version of Form G-28

News: USCIS Message: Video From USCIS Director Leon Rodriguez on Temporary Protected Status for Yemen

News: Statement by Secretary Johnson on the Safety and Security of the Homeland

Focus: The Removal Book

Editor: Priscillia Suntoso
Articles by Nadeen Aljijakli, Josh Bardavid, Philip Eichorn, Aga Haupt, Lauren Kosseff, Matthew Kriezelman, Michelle Mendez, Lory Rosenberg, Jason Schaffer, Kimberly Sutton, and others to be announced.

The book outline is as follows:

Chapter 1: Removal Proceedings
Chapter 2: Grounds of Deportability
Chapter 3: Grounds of Inadmissibility
Chapter 4: Contesting Removability
Chapter 5: Adjustment of Status
Chapter 6: Waivers of Inadmissibility and Deportability in Removal Proceedings
Chapter 7: Section 212(c) Relief and Cancellation of Removal for Lawful Permanent Residents
Chapter 8: Cancellation and Suspension for Non-Permanent Resident Aliens
Chapter 9: Asylum: Withholding of Removal and Protection Under the Convention Against Torture
Chapter 10: Voluntary Departure
Chapter 11: Naturalization as a Defense to Removal
Chapter 12: Administrative Review of Removal Orders
Chapter 13: Judicial Review of Removal Orders
Chapter 14: Removal Issues Outside the United States

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Headline: Fetterman: U.S. must embrace immigrants Click here
Headline: Anne Frank and her family were also denied entry as refugees to the U.S. Click here
Headline: Syrian refugees surrender to immigration agents at US-Mexico border Click here
Headline: How the U.S. 'accidentally became a multicultural nation' Click here

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