Comment: Jobs in OH and ID

It is the start of the week; law firms are hiring attorneys and paralegals. See below help wanted ads for Cleveland, OH and Boise, ID.

Article: USCIS Regional Center Audits are Coming By Omar Hakim, Esq.

Article: H1-B Appeal Dismissed By Joseph P. Whalen

Blogging: Immigration Court Post-Trump Cases Show No Increase By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: Why is Trump Willing to Shut Down Government Over Mexican Wall, Despite Damage to Economy and Hardship to Millions of Americans? By Roger Algase

Blogging: Steve King Threatens Lawsuit Against Trump Over His Refusal to Rescind DACA. Will King Be Satisfied If Trump Shuts Down The Government? By Roger Algase

News: Chief Justice Stuart Rabner Objects to ICE Arrests at New Jersey Supreme Court

News: USCIS Adjustment of Status Filing Dates for May 2017

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 Contents: Removal Proceedings; Grounds of Deportability; Grounds of Inadmissibility; Contesting Removability; Adjustment of Status; Waivers of Inadmissibility and Deportability in Removal Proceedings; Section 212(c) Relief and Cancellation of Removal for Lawful Permanent Residents; Cancellation and Suspension for Non-Permanent Resident Aliens; Asylum: Withholding of Removal and Protection Under the Convention Against Torture; Voluntary Departure; Naturalization as a Defense to Removal; Administrative Review of Removal Orders; Chapter 13: Judicial Review of Removal Orders; Removal Issues Outside the United States

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Headline: Sanctuary Cities Face Aid Cuts as Justice Dept. Tightens Screws Click here
Headline: At Border Security Expo, Officials Dismiss Trump’s Wall: “I’ve Got 200-Foot Bluffs on My Border” Click here
Headline: Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration Click here
Headline: Brooklyn Moves to Protect Immigrants From Deportation Over Petty Crimes Click here
Headline: Trump tests how far we'll go to protect undocumented immigrants here Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Cleveland, OH - Founded and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, with offices in New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Nashville, Minneapolis, Columbus, Detroit, and Raleigh, Margaret W. Wong & Associates LLC represents and advises immigrants and companies on a wide range of complex United States immigration issues. Our cleveland office is currently recruiting an immigration lawyer. Must have at least 5 yrs of experience and Family based and litigation. Motion practice necessary. Please send your resume to

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Boise, ID - Join the team at Andrade Legal, a dynamic and progressive immigration law firm doing work of national importance from two offices in Boise, Idaho and Ontario, Oregon! We are seeking associate attorney. Learn more:; AVVO: Maria E. Andrade; FB: Idaho Dreamers. Please send your resume to

Letters of the Week: Roger Algase

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
The Dangerous Divide: Peril and Promise on the US-Mexico Border - Chicago Review Press, 256 pages ISBN: 978- 1613738306, $11.41

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