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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.

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.

Recent News June 9, 2013

NEW IMMIGRATION LAW PROPOSED BY SENATE; AWAITING RESPONSE FROM THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

On Thursday, June 27, 2013, the U.S. Senate passed SB 744, known as the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act. The bill was passed 68 to 32, with all 54 Senate Democrats and 14 of Senate Republicans voting for it, including Illinois Senators Richard Durbin and Mark Kirk.


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