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The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: White & Case Posts Modest Revenue Gain in a ...
The Am Law DailyMarch 1, 2012

"Considering the investments we made in 2011, we are satisfied with our results," says White & Case chairman Hugh Verrier, who recently began his second four-year term in the firm's top leadership post. "We need to have the right people in the right ...more »

Actor Woods supports medical apology bill in RI
Huffington PostMarch 1, 2012

The bill makes doctors' apologies inadmissible in a malpractice suit. "Sometimes you have to put a face on an issue, on a bill," he said. Studies show medical malpractice claims decrease when doctors apologize for mistakes and other negative outcomes.more »

Immigration Law News and Stories

Citizenship
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Arizona 'model' would hurt immigrants
Nashua TelegraphMarch 1, 2012

By ANDRES OPPENHEIMER If Mitt Romney becomes the next president of the United States and honors his latest vow to turn the Arizona immigration law into a “model” for the country, life in America could become quite unpleasant for many of us who look ...more »

Political Asylum & Refugees
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Controversial author Ákos Kertész seeks political asylum in Canada
Politics.huMarch 5, 2012

By MTI Hungarian author Akos Kertesz has applied for refugee status in Canada, his press office told MTI in a statement on Sunday. The statement confirmed reports published on the internet and said that 80-year-old Kertesz, holder of the prestigious ...more »

Deportation
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Deportation ordered for suspect in city robbery
Northern Virginia DailyMarch 3, 2012

By Candace Sipos -- csipos@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Accused bank robber James Louis Whittlesey is still being held in Canada but has been issued a deportation order, according to Melissa Anderson, senior communications advisor for the Immigration and ...more »

Undocumented Workers
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Driver's Licenses For Illegal Immigrants?
KMGH DenverMarch 1, 2012

DENVER -- A plan is under way that would allow illegal immigrants to get a Colorado driver's license. The group “Driver's License For All,” hopes to gather 85000 thousand signatures to get the measure on the November ballot, so voters can decide.more »

Charities brace for release of asylum seekers
The AgeMarch 1, 2012

A Department of Immigration spokeswoman said from this month, 400 people per month will be freed to live in the community on bridging visas while their cases are assessed. The federal government's easing of the detention centre model follows a High ...more »

Green Card & Naturalization
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COLUMN: Immigration crackdown truly politicized game
Clarksville Leaf ChronicleMarch 20, 2012

In 2008, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) tried to deport Arthur Mkoyan, an illegal immigrant from Armenia and valedictorian at a high school in Fresno, Calif. In 2002, the Immigration and Naturalization Service tried to remove Jesus Apodaca, ...more »

Waivers & Special Cases
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Mansion servant enslaved by uber-rich New York family for nearly six years
Yahoo! Contributors Network (blog)March 1, 2012

By Eric Pfeiffer By Eric Pfeiffer | The Sideshow – 2 hrs 33 mins ago A wealthy New York woman is facing criminal charges after being accused of keeping an illegal immigrant as an indentured servant and forcing her to live in a closet for nearly six ...more »

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