Immigration Law News. Crime Stories, Law on News and Legal Publications in August, 2011

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Lawyer Snapshot: George Gabel Jr.
Jacksonville Daily RecordAugust 1, 2011

Professional Organizations: American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow; American Bar Association, fellow, TIPS Admiralty and Maritime Law Committee, former chair, and Media Law and Defamation Tort Committee, former chair; American Counsel Association, ...more »

Labor caught between Malaysia and a hard place
ABC OnlineAugust 1, 2011

Just like the asylum seekers. As this week's Essential Report shows, political support for the plan to trade asylum seekers for certified refugees at a rate of five to one has collapsed over the past six weeks. Q. The Government has recently made an ...more »

Immigration Law News and Stories

Citizenship
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Micky Hammon to Mobile and Baldwin: Quit whining about immigration law...
al.com (blog)August 29, 2011

(AP Photo/Montgomery Advertiser, Mickey Welsh) Complaints about Alabama's new immigration law from revenue officials in Mobile and Baldwin counties are a sign of laziness, according to the bill's sponsor, state. Rep. Micky Hammon, R-Decatur. ...more »

Political Asylum & Refugees
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High Court decision on Malaysia swap deal an embarrassing blow for PM
Herald SunAugust 31, 2011

After spending years attacking John Howard's Pacific Solution, Labor recanted its previous promises not to send people overseas and struck a deal with a country that has not signed up to the UN rules for protecting refugees. And it still can't win. ...more »

Deportation
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Rights groups criticize Malaysia for deporting Uighurs to China
Middle East North Africa Financial NetworkAugust 23, 2011

"The deportation constitutes a flagrant violation of international law on the part of Malaysian officials, and follows an extremely disturbing trend of Uighurs deported from countries with strong trade and diplomatic ties to China," the Uighur American ...more »

North Naples woman pleads guilty to visa fraud, harboring aliens
Naples Daily NewsAugust 18, 2011

On a temporary employment certification, she lied and said 10 workers — actually her clients — weren't charged application or recruiting fees and used her address so no one would call the hotel. Then she told the aliens the hotel wasn't hiring. ...more »

Waivers & Special Cases
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Immigration form i-751 part-3 question-7
AvvoAugust 28, 2011

The question is asking if i have ever been arrested, detained, charged,indicted,imprisoned for breaking or violating any law or ordinance, or committed any crime which you were not arrested in the United States or abroad? Last June i was on the road ...more »

Green Card & Naturalization
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Path to citizenship leads to Paramount Theatre
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)August 18, 2011

The Ner family emigrated from Manila in 2003 to give the children a better education, Romeo Ner said, and over the past eight years had gone through the long process of becoming a citizen: tourist visa, green card, naturalization application, ...more »

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