Blogs on Immigration Law and Policy

by Greg Siskind


Hurray! More when I read the decision.

Update: Equal protection is the winning argument as opposed to states' rights. I believe there will be a 30 day hold before you can start acting on the decision. USCIS will hopefully announce plans quickly, but no change in the law or regulations is required for them to be able to accept marriage-based applications for same sex couples. More news soon.

Here is the link to the case -

About The Author Greg Siskind is a partner in Siskind Susser's Memphis, Tennessee, office. After graduating magna cum laude from Vanderbilt University, he received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Chicago. Mr. Siskind is a member of AILA, a board member of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, and a member of the ABA, where he serves on the LPM Publishing Board as Marketing Vice Chairman. He is the author of several books, including the J Visa Guidebook and The Lawyer's Guide to Marketing on the Internet. Mr. Siskind practices all areas of immigration law, specializing in immigration matters of the health care and technology industries. He can be reached by email at

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