Thursday, September 1, 2016

You have the right to remain silent...

Take a look at this very interesting article in the ABA Journal entitled "50-year story of the Miranda warning has the twists of a copy show":  We have heard it countless times in television shows and movies, but so few seem to understand what it means and where it came from.  This excellent article describes the history of the Miranda warning, what it means, why so many movies and shows have included the detailed warning itself, and its future.  And it also includes the very interesting story of Mr. Miranda himself. 

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Federal Judge in Texas Temporarily Blocks President Obama's New Immigration Policy

President Obama's new immigration policy has been temporarily blocked by a federal judge in Texas.  Some are predicting that the 5th Circuit in New Orleans will quickly overturn the lower court's decision.  Check out the New York Times article here:  Click here to read the judge's order. 

Friday, November 21, 2014

Exciting News! President Obama's New Immigration Policy

Click here to get the details on President Obama's new immigration policy at  The new policy will:

1.  Expand the current DACA program;

2.  Establish a new deferred action program for parents of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents;

3.  Expand the current provisional waiver program (I-601A) to include the spouse and sons and daughters of lawful permanent residents;

4.  Improve current business immigration programs; and

5.  Promote naturalization.

Stay tuned for more details!

Monday, November 17, 2014

Diane Guerrero Describes What It's Like for Your Parents to Get Deported

Diane Guerrero, "Orange Is The New Black" star, describes what it's like for your parents to get deported in this CNN interview:

Monday, June 30, 2014

Obama Will Take Executive Action to Fix Immigration System

Since Congress failed to pass immigration reform this year, President Obama says he will try to fix the immigration system through executive action.  See the video below:

Monday, June 2, 2014

USCIS Issues New Policy on Medical Exams

USCIS has issued a new policy on medical exams.  Form I-693 will be valid for up to a year for submission to USCIS.  The form will then be valid for up to a year once it is submitted to USCIS.  The policy on concurrently submitting the I-693 with applications is also being revised.  Click here to read more at the USCIS website.