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Kaloyeros wants his legal bills picked up
Albany Times UnionFebruary 1, 2017

Alain Kaloyeros, the former president and CEO of SUNY Polytechnic Institute, has filed a complaint against the school's two nonprofit development arms demanding that they cover his legal bills as he fights state and federal corruption charges. The ...more »

Metra Faces Lawsuit Of Racial Discrimination Against Employees
CBS LocalFebruary 1, 2017

“It was excessively punitive,” said Jill Willis, Lee's attorney, on behalf of the men along with eight other African American Metra police officers, she has filed this federal lawsuit, accusing Metra of racial discrimination. “It appears to be a ...more »

Immigration Law News and Stories

Citizenship
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Stan State provides resources for potential changes to immigration laws
The SignalFebruary 8, 2017

Noelia Gonzalez, Director of Admissions and Financial Aid (left), Solange Goncalves Altman, Attorney Coordinator of Immigration Services, El Concilio (middle) and Carolina Alfaro, Assistant Director, Admissions and Outreach Services (right) after the ...more »

Political Asylum & Refugees
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UN refugee agency braces for more Mexican asylum claims after Trump ban
The Globe and MailFebruary 3, 2017

The United Nations refugee agency is planning for a possible increase in Mexican asylum claims in Canada after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered the construction of the Mexico border wall and a temporary ban on all refugee admissions. The UNHCR's ...more »

Deportation
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Hofstra Law launches deportation defense clinic
Long Island Business News (subscription)February 15, 2017

Hofstra University's Maurice A. Deane School of Law launched a new legal clinic on Wednesday to represent Long Island immigrants facing deportation. The law school also will lead education and advocacy programs for immigrant rights. Hofstra's ...more »

BSU joins critics of Trump foreigner ban
Muncie Star PressFebruary 3, 2017

... the executive order, "Numerous foreign-born individuals have been convicted or implicated in terrorism-related crimes since September 11, 2001, including foreign nationals who entered the United States after receiving visitor, student or employment ...more »

Waivers & Special Cases
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No link between immigration and increased crime, four decades of evidence finds
Science DailyFebruary 11, 2017

Political discussions about immigrants often include the claim that there is a relationship between immigration patterns and increased crime. However, results of a University at Buffalo-led study find no links between the two. In fact, immigration ...more »

Green Card & Naturalization
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Green Card holders' legitimate worries about traveling outside US
Inquirer.netFebruary 9, 2017

I am a green card holder and my card will expire on February 21, 2017. I already filed for naturalization on May 5, 2016 and had my biometrics taken in June 2016. My problem is that I do not have an interview notice yet and I will not have a valid ...more »

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