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Article: US: 20 Years of Immigrant Abuses Under 1996 Laws, Arbitrary Detention, Fast-Track Deportation, Family Separation. By Kevin R. Johnson


Blogging: I-9 E-Verify Immigration Compliance. By Bruce Buchanan

Bloggings by Matthew KolkenMoving Plea to Shut Down Obama's Family Detention CentersWashington Post Corrects Mischaracterization of Obama's Deportation Record; Human Rights Watch Reports on Damaging Impact of Clinton's Immigration Law


News: USCIS Wins Igniting Innovation Award

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Headline: Timothy Cardinal Dolan tells CUNY hotline volunteers the Bible teaches people to love and welcome immigrants Click here
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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Central NJ. Growing central NJ law firm seeks Spanish speaking immigration attorney with at least 2 years experience. Criminal experience a plus. Must have strong interpersonal skills and good work ethic. Very competitive compensation package for right candidate. Send resume to:

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY. Immigration firm seeks an experienced full-time paralegal to assist the managing attorney in the preparation and submission of O and P visa petitions for musical artists and entertainers. Qualified candidates must: prepare all immigration forms as required; perform research in order to draft letters of support and respond to requests for additional evidence; assemble petitions for submission to immigration; manage the caseload and provide status updates. Requirements: Bachelor's degree; at least two years of experience in employment-based non-immigrant visa petitions; strong writing and communication skills; excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; ability to multi-task and effectively manage time. Salary commensurate with experience. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to For more information about the firm, please visit:

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
May 12, 2016, 1 - 2:30pm (Eastern). U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invites interested labor organizations, management organizations and other interested stakeholders to participate in a teleconference regarding the consultation requirement for O and P nonimmigrant visa classifications. Please submit all questions by Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 5 p.m. (Eastern) to Please place "Consultation Teleconference" in the subject line. For more information and registration instructions see here.

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