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    Immigration Corner

    By Raul Ray, Esq. A recent increase of unaccompanied children fleeing Central America and being detained at the US border in Texas could spark a repeat of the 2014 migrant crisis.  Almost 68,000 unaccompanied children were apprehended between October 1, 2013 to September 30, 2014, according to U.S. Customs...
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    DAPA & EXPANDED DACA UPDATE

    By Raul Ray, Esq.      All across the country, undocumented immigrants have been anxiously waiting and holding out hope that the Obama deferred actions programs better known as the Expanded DACA and DAPA programs would take affect before the end of the year.      On Monday, those...
  • Immigration Corner

    Immigration Corner

    By Raul Ray, Esq. Naturalization is the process by which U.S. citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen or national after he or she fulfills the eligibility requirements pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).   Applicants granted U.S. citizenship are able to vote in federal elections and...
  • DENHAM STANDS WITH TRUMP DESPITE ANTI-IMMIGRANT AGENDA

    Denham Stands with Trump Despite Anti-Immigrant Agenda

    On Wednesday August 31, 2016, Michael Eggman, a Turlock farmer and candidate for Congress in California’s 10th Congressional District released the following statement in advance of Donald Trump’s meeting with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and immigration speech in Arizona. “My mother’s family moved from Zacatecas, Mexico to California’s...
  • No justice in defending yourself in U.S. Immigration Court

    Immigration Corner 8/26

    No justice in defending yourself in U.S. Immigration Court By Raul Ray, Esq. The biggest challenge for immigrants facing deportation is convincing an immigration judge to let them stay in the USA.   Without the representation of an experience deportation defense attorney, immigrants face an uphill battle in winning...
  • Pelosi y DACA

    Pelosi & la implementación de DACA

    San Francisco – En lunes Agosto 15 La Líder Demócrata de la Cámara de Representantes Nancy Pelosi hizo las siguientes declaraciones sobre el cuarto aniversario de la implementación del Programa de Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA, por sus siglas en inglés):  “Con la implementación del...
  • Bilingüismo: Ser o no ser

    Bilingüismo: Ser o no ser

    José López Zamorano  Red Hispana Cuando mi familia llegó a los Estados Unidos hace más de dos décadas, recibimos una lección invaluable de un joven profesor de origen cubano en la escuela primaria de mis dos pequeños hijos en Miami, al darse cuenta que nos comunicábamos con ellos en...
  • Social security and permanent resident card

    Taking the next step from Green Card to citizenship

    By Raul Ray, Esq. Naturalization is the process by which U.S. citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen or national after he or she fulfills the eligibility requirements pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).   Applicants granted U.S. citizenship are able to vote in federal elections and...
  • Free Our Dreams Advocacy Day 8_8

    400 Youth Activists Unite for #FreeOurDreams Rally

    Young leaders of color also testify at hearing of the Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color and meet with over 100 legislators. Sacramento, CA – Over 400 young leaders representing the California Alliance for Boys and Men of Color gathered on the Capitol steps...