Federal Judge Temporarily Stops SB4, Texas Law Targeting Sanctuary Cities Chief U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia ruled late Wednesday that Texas officials may not implement Senate Bill 4, a controversial measure designed to crack down on so-called "sanctuary cities" in that state. The law, set
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E-2 Visa to EB-5 Visa? The EB-5 immigrant investor program is probably one of the better known paths to permanent residence (i.e. a green card) under U.S. immigration law. Under that program, any foreign person can make a capital investment (cash, equipment, inventory, etc.) of $1 million (or
Who is a Green Card Holder? A US Green Card Holder is a permanent resident. The term “green card” is commonly used in place of “permanent resident card”; both terms mean the same thing and refer to the same card. A permanent resident is someone who has been granted authorization to live and
Immigrants may be tempted to hire an immigration consultant or “notario” to assist them with the green card process because notarios may offer their services at a reduced price. That price, however, usually comes at a large cost. Notarios often use false advertising to market themselves as legally
The Dallas Immigration Court falls under the jurisdiction of the Office of the Chief Immigration Judge, which is a component of the Executive Office for Immigration Review under the Department of Justice. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and Immigration and Customs