Section 245(i) is Back: Relief is Now Available But Only for a Limited Time

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27th Dec 2000

There is again a small window of opportunity for those immigrants living in the United States illegally to become permanent residents of the United States without having to step outside of the country. In a move deemed as an unexpected … more

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New Immigration Bill Awaits President’s Signature The Legal Immigration Family Equity Act and It’s N

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20th Dec 2000

On December 15, 2000, Congress passed the Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2001 which also contains the Legal Immigration Family Equity Act (LIFE Act). The bill was submitted to the President, who has until midnight, December 21, 2000 to sign … more

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America is A Land of Immigrants

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16th Dec 2000

America is made up of people from many different cultures and from many different countries. However, the one thing everyone shares is that, no matter what country we or our parents or our grandparents came from, we are all Americans. … more

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Prosecutorial Discretion is Mandatory

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9th Dec 2000

Prosecutorial discretion is defined as the authority of an agency charged with enforcing a law to decide whether or not to enforce the law against someone. On November 17, 2000, retired Commissioner of the INS, Doris Meissner, issued a Memorandum … more

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