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Recent News August 5, 2014

Renewing Applications for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA): Common Questions and Answers

In April of 2014, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published the new form required for either: 1) Filing a first-time application for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) or 2) Filing a renewal of DACA Status that was already approved.

Recent News July 25, 2014

Parole in Place: Special Immigration Option for Spouses, Parents and Children of U.S. Military Servicemembers and Veterans

On November 15, 2013, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Office of the Director, announced a new initiative in partnership with the U.S. Department of Defense, called the “Parole in Place” program for spouses, parents, and children of U.S. military servicemembers and veterans.

Recent News June 25, 2014

Update to Supreme Court Case about Aged-Out Children

** This is an update to the blog entry on June 24, 2013. For more background, please see that entry. **
On June 9, 2014, the Supreme Court issued its decision in the case of Scialabba v. Cuellar de Osorio, Case No. 12-930, available at http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/13pdf/12-930_3d46.pdf.

General Recent News June 12, 2014

NIJC Luncheon

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren Supporting the National Immigrant Justice Center at its Annual Human Rights Awards on June 12, 2014.  

Recent News April 17, 2014

SAME-SEX MARRIAGE IMMIGRATION CASES

On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an important decision in the case of United States v. Windsor. The Court found that if a same-sex couple legally marries in a state that permits same-sex marriage, the Federal Government must recognize that marriage as a valid one under federal law, including immigration laws.

General Recent News January 1, 1970

ESL Parents Meeting at the Hannah Beardsley School

Attorneys Robert D. Ahlgren, Tess Feldman, and Giovanna Valdez along with other members of our stuff participating in an ESL Parents Meeting at the Hannah Beardsley School in Crystal Lake, Illinois in April 2014.

Practices Recent News January 1, 1970

Supervisory Attorney Kathleen Vannucci Lobbying in Washington DC

Supervisory Attorney Kathleen Vannucci Lobbying in Washington DC for Immigration Reform with the American Immigration Lawyers Association in April 2014

General Recent News January 1, 1970

Attorney Robert D. Ahlgren celebrates 40 years of serving Chicago’s Immigrant Community—November 2013

Attorney Robert D. Ahlgren celebrates 40 years of serving Chicago’s Immigrant Community—November 2013

Recent News October 21, 2013

UPDATE ON THE NEW TEMPORARY DRIVER’S LICENSES (TVDL)

On January 2, 2013 we posted information on a proposed new law in Illinois that would provide Temporary Driver’s Licenses to those without legal immigration status. On January 27, 2013 Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed the bill into law. Please see our updates below on TVDLs.

Recent News June 26, 2013

Supreme Court Will Hear Case About Aged-Out Children

On Monday, June 24, 2013, the Supreme Court announced that they will hear the case of Mayorkas v. Cuellar De Osorio.

This case involves the question of what happens to children who are included in their parent’s immigration petition when it is filed, but as time goes on, they turn 21 years old, under Section 203(h)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 USC 1153(h)(3).


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