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L.A. mayor says police clash with immigration demonstrators was wrong (Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tri

LOS ANGELES Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa condemned the Police Departments use of force against demonstrators and reporters at an immigration rally, saying he was “deeply, personally troubled” by the clash. The mayor returned home Friday after cutting short a trade mission … Continue reading

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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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This Week In Immigration News: Return of Unselected H-1B Petitions and AOS Interview Policy Updates

H-1B Update: Return of Unselected Petitions USCIS has now completed data entry for all fiscal year 2019 H-1B cap-subject petitions that were selected in this year’s H-1B visa lottery. USCIS will begin the lengthy process of returning thousands of H-1B … Continue reading

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Justice Arabian memorial to precede Supreme Court’s June calendar, which includes a case about minors’ immigration rights

The Supreme Court today announced its June calendar, 434 days after Justice Kathryn Werdegar announced her retirement.  This will be the 11th (!) straight calendar with pro tem justices and will bring to 86 (!) the number of cases with … Continue reading

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President Trump Tells NRA that Immigration Laws Were Written By ‘People That Truly Could Not Love Our Country’

President Trump continues to play the anti-immigration drumbeat in speeches across the land. Yesterday, he gave a speech to the National Rifle Association’s convention today. Besides speaking of his electoral college victory in 2016, his animosity toward the media, and… … Continue reading

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