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Immigration Article of the Day: The Precarity of Temporality: How Law Inhibits Immigrant Worker Claims by Kati L. Griffith and Shannon Gleeson

The Precarity of Temporality: How Law Inhibits Immigrant Worker Claims by Kati L. Griffith and Shannon Gleeson, Comparative Labor Law &Policy Journal, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2017 Abstract Employee claims against employers, rather than government-initiated investigations, are the motor of… … Continue reading

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Immigrant of the Day: Chansitha Ouk (Cambodia), College Graduate

College graduation season is upon us. Our Immigrant of the Day will be graduating from UC Berkeley on May 12. As a young girl, Chansitha Ouk didn’t go to school. “There was no school,” she says. “I didn’t know what… … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Times Rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

The Los Angeles Times rehashes the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program in today’s article. http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-eb5-visa-explainer-20180410-story.html Of note is the reference at the end of the article which indicates that there will be increases in the minimum investment amounts in the EB-5 … Continue reading

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U.S. Government Ordered To Allow Abortion Access To Detained Immigrant Teens

From The Washington Post: A federal judge issued a nationwide order temporarily preventing the government from blocking access to abortion services and counseling for teens detained in immigration custody, saying current administration policy and practices probably are unconstitutional. The order… … Continue reading

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IRS Investigation into Tennessee Slaughterhouse Leads to Illegal Immigrant Roundup

What originally began as a criminal investigation into an East Tennessee slaughterhouse turned into a massive immigration operation on Thursday, as agents discovered nearly 100 illegal immigrants in the employ of Southeast Provisions. During the course of the raid, 97 … Continue reading

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