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Emails show ICE skipping reviews of some detention warrants

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CNN reports that some Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers in a five-state region have been using warrants that haven’t been reviewed by authorized supervisors. The news came out after a fired ICE officer challenged his termination and presented proof that … Continue reading

How one migrant family got caught between smugglers, the cartel and Trump’s zero-tolerance policy

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How one migrant family got caught between smugglers, the cartel and Trump’s zero-tolerance policy By Jay Root, The Texas Tribune March 7, 2019 “How one migrant family got caught between smugglers, the cartel and Trump’s zero-tolerance policy” was first published … Continue reading

If Your Divorce Lawyer Tells You What You Want to Hear, You Already Lost

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Val Kleyman, Esq., a New York divorce lawyer with the The Kleyman Law Firm and a National Advocates Top 30 Matrimonial and Family Law member, announced today that the number one rule for divorce lawyers is to tell their clients … Continue reading

Concierge service offers to do the dirty work for divorcees

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When a relationship ends, whether it’s a breakup or a divorce, some people can feel overwhelmed by what comes next. A new company called Onward is making life a little easier for those who may not know how to handle … Continue reading

Immigration lawyer’s life featured in film

The lives of immigration lawyers aren’t often the subjects of Hollywood movies, but one in particular is being currently featured in theaters. Saint Judy is a movie about crusading immigration lawyer Judy Wood, who has fought for decades to make … Continue reading

News.Law with free daily legal news now available!

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Busy lawyers looking for legal news have a new, free place to turn to get the latest updates, developments and analysis: News.Law. Created and curated by experienced attorney-journalist Larry Bodine, News.Law is a quick, easy way to get the legal … Continue reading

Lawsuit Demands Government to Disclose Information About Unjust Deportations

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The Trump administration’s immigration enforcement policies have increased immigrants’ vulnerability to swift deportation, making the ability to access safeguard more important than ever. The Board of Immigration Appeals, the highest administrative body for interpreting and applying immigration laws, has refused … Continue reading

Thousands of unaccompanied migrant children say they were sexually abused while in US custody

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More than 4,500 complaints of sexual abuse against unaccompanied migrant minors have been received by the Department of Health and Human Services in the past four years, CNN reports. CNN and Axios say Rep.Ted Deutch (D-FL) released internal HHS documents … Continue reading

Video: stars support 21 Savage after ICE arrest

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Stars and social media groups are showing their support for rapper 21 Savage, who was arrested by ICE agents on Sunday. Savage is British, and he overstayed his visa as a youth, USA Today reports. Even feuding rappers Nicki Minaj … Continue reading

Lawsuits over making websites more accessible for disabled

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A number of websites are facing lawsuits that claim the sites aren’t easily accessible for disabled users. For example, Vox and The Hollywood Reporter say that Beyonce was sued in January over her website being inaccessible because it has a “purely … Continue reading