I met with G, an asylum seeker from Honduras, in a large open space at the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas, last month. As a volunteer attorney working with immigrants detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, it was my job to help her prepare for her initial asylum interview. First, though, I needed to hear her story.
A federal judge in Northern California will hear arguments on Friday on a motion for a preliminary block on the Remain in Mexico program brought by several returnees and advocacy groups.
Can the administration force asylum seekers to spend months waiting in Mexico?
A bipartisan deal to bring millions of immigrants out of the shadows, and pay for a secure border.
A Texas flight attendant who was enrolled in the government’s program for “Dreamers” flew to Mexico for work and was stopped by immigration authorities who forced her to spend more than a month in detention, her attorney said.
Originally published by The Washington Post Gay and transgender people held at a large Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center in New Mexico have faced physical and verbal abuse and were placed in solitary confinement after complaining about it, according to a complaint civil rights groups sent to the U.S. agency Monday. The letter from …
Each fiscal year, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) reserves 20,000 H-1B visas for applicants with a U.S. master’s degree or higher. Some 65,000 visas are available to those with a bachelor’s degree or higher. USCIS has received a surplus of applications for the past several years, resulting in a lottery type system.
But if the first day is any indication, the process will be far from smooth.
A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. Dozens of fathers quietly held their children’s hands in an enclosure made of chain-link fencing.
Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand pitched her ideas Thursday to improve the asylum process while touring a law clinic at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that helps immigrants with legal matters