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Obituary: Robert Montague, attorney and veteran, dies at 73
Minneapolis Star TribuneApril 1, 2017

Montague spent the bulk of his legal career practicing securities law and corporate finance at Robins Kaplan after moving the family to the Twin Cities in the mid-1980s and spent much of his career working for Best Buy. That meant a steady diet of late ...more »

Kuwait's new DNA collection law is scarier than we ever imagined
FusionApril 1, 2017

Horrible laws often follow major terrorist attacks. After 9/11, the U.S. Congress passed the Patriot Act. After the Charlie Hebdo shooting in Paris last year, European powers contemplated sweeping, strikingly bold internet surveillance laws. Following ...more »

Immigration Law News and Stories

Citizenship
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Senate Approves New Immigration Amnesty Law in Brazil | The Rio ...
The Rio TimesApril 19, 2017

Those critical of the new law say there fear that Brazil's border security may be compromised.more »

Political Asylum & Refugees
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Mexico starts giving residency to stranded Cubans
The RepublicApril 7, 2017

The National Immigration Institute says the permits don't constitute political asylum or refugee status because the Cubans don't “face any type of persecution.” The institute said Friday the first 273 of the Cubans will soon get residency permits that ...more »

Deportation
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Scott refines stance on immigration deportations
Rutland HeraldApril 8, 2017

Phil Scott told reporters Thursday that undocumented immigrants convicted of a crime should be deported. Scott's comments, made at his weekly news conference, were in response to questions from reporters following a story in Seven Days that said law ...more »

Undocumented Workers
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Workers protest President Trump's plans for deportation of undocumented immigrants
KERO 23ABC NewsApril 3, 2017

United Farm Workers and their families joined together in Delano Sunday afternoon to protest President Donald Trump's plans to deport undocumented immigrants. The protest was meant to commemorate UFW founder Cesar Chavez, who would have turned ...more »

Column: What '60 Minutes' missed about the foreign worker program ...
KdminerApril 11, 2017

Last month's “60 Minutes” feature on the H-1B employment-based visa brought back into national awareness the outrage about displacing U.S. workers with ...more »

Green Card & Naturalization
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Trump's deportation policies pose risk for all Americans
Las Vegas SunApril 4, 2017

Is citizenship only a matter of status and category, i.e. the possession or nonpossession of a birth certificate, green card, or certificate of naturalization? Or does it mean something deeper: a responsibility to one's fellow human beings? In ...more »

Waivers & Special Cases
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Marin Voice: Constitutional confusion in immigration debate
Marin Independent JournalApril 6, 2017

In a March 28 IJ column, Dick Spotswood wrote: “The only point (Sheriff Robert) Doyle and President Donald Trump agree on is that immigrants who commit serious crimes need to be deported. Other than criminal defense attorneys, that's a consensus belief ...more »

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