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  • DACA AND DAPA ARE DEAD

    Carlos Alejandro Budhabhatti. Project Manager Immigrant Empowerment Foundation, No Vote-Many Voices Project June 23, 2016 San Jose / CALIFORNIA On Thursday the United States Supreme Court in the Case of Texas v. United States, in a 4-4 decision, affirmed by the 5th Circuit Case.  In a nine (9) word opinion by the...
  • GETTING CLOSER TO DECISION

    By Raul Ray, Esq. A decision by the Supreme Court on President Obama’s  DAPA and Expanded DACA initiatives could be handed down as early  as next week.   The court’s current term, which started October 2015, will conclude at the end of  this month. If the court rules in...
  • WHAT TO DO WHEN AN IMMIGRANT IS FACING REMOVAL FROM THE USA

    Raul Ray, Esq. When a person who is not a citizen of the United States is placed into removal proceedings the wheels of uncertainty begin to spin.  Family members are often left in a state of panic, confusion, depression and financial despair and don’t know who to turn to...
  • County of Santa Clara Reacts to New Potential Wave of Immigration Raids

    Santa Clara County / CALIFORNIA According to a news story released on May 12th by Reuters News Agency, U.S. immigration officials are planning a month-long series of raids targeting women and children from Central America who have entered the country illegally, as well as minors who entered the country without a guardian and...
  • Immigration Corner

    By Raul Ray, Esq. On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced executive actions that would expand the existing DACA program and create a new program to allow parents of U.S. citizens and permanent residents to remain in the U.S. and work without fear of deportation. Under the expanded DACA...