Latino Roundtable announces the date for the annual “Immigrants in our Midst”.
Download the “Save the Date” flyer here. Each year the Latino Roundtable of Southwestern Illinois hosts its annual “Immigrants in our Midst” conference. US Legal Solutions is proud to support and participate in this conference in this and recent years. At the conference each year, LRT brings together experts who work on the ground with […]Read more
Why America Needs DAPA (As if we had to ask!)
As we all await the Supreme Court’s decision in Texas v. United States, the American Immigration Council again reminds us all why DAPA is so badly needed accross this country. See AIC’s review here. Downlad the latest economic study here: Assessing-the-Economic-Impacts-of-Granting-Deferred-Action-Through-DACA-and-DAPA-_-Center-for-American-Progress.pdf Let’s all hope the remaining eight Justices get this one right!Read more
USCIS Clarifies its RECALL of DACA 3 Year Work Document’s (EAD’s).
THIS IS AN IMPORTANT UPDATE ABOUT THE USCIS RECALL OF CERTAIN THREE YEAR EAD’S ISSUED TO DACA RECIPIENTS: On July 1, 2015, USCIS Headquarters personnel in Washington, D.C. hosted a public engagement conference call to clarify their efforts to retrieve certain Employment Authorization Documents (EAD’s) issued to Deferred Action recipients under the 2012 Deferred Action […]Read more
PLEASE COME OUT FOR: Southside Center Happy Hour for a Cause!
Please come out for happy hour and support St. Francis Community Services’ therapy and other services for Immigrants and Refugees on May 14, 2015 at the neighborhood Pat Connolly Tavern in Dogtown!. The Pat Connolly Tavern is a unique restaurant, bar and community event space for enjoying cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in an interesting and stimulating atmosphere full of great folks and interesting […]Read more
UPDATE: Reports of DAPA’S Demise Greatly Exaggerated!
After Friday’s oral argument before the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, many may be declaring the end of DAPA. Nothing could be more wrong! Remember that Friday’s argument was only to decide if DAPA and expanded DACA can proceed while the appeal process from Judge Hanen’s injunction takes place. This appeal is still strongly favored […]Read more