U.S Immigration News
More Immigrants Now Qualify For Deferred Action For Dreamers As President Obama Removes The Age Barrier
On November 20, 2014, President Obama through the use of Executive Order helped many young immigrants who were not qualified when the Deferred Action For Childhood Arrival (DACA) was announced on June 15, 2012. Many of these immigrants called “the Dreamers” were disqualified with the age ceiling and the June 15, 2007 arrival date. By a stroke of his pen, the President has modified the program to include many more immigrants by changing the arrival date from June 15, 2007 to January 1, 2010 and also by removing the age ceiling which was originally 31. Now any immigrant who entered the...
President Obama To Grant Parole-In-Place To Enable Some EWIs To Obtain Green Cards In The U.S.
On November 20, 2014, the President announced the expansion of the use of the Parole-in-Place program to now include family members of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents who seek to enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces.
Prior to the issuance of the latest Executive Order by the President, Parole-in-Place was sparingly used for family member of those in the U.S. Armed Forces and those discharged honorably. With this announcement by the President, many more immigrants who were not able to obtain their green cards in the U.S. because they entered the country without inspection will now be eligible.
It will be recalled that on November 15, 2013, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services released an internal Policy Memo titled “
President Obama Expands Provisional Waiver For Spouses & Children of U.S. Citizen To Include Green Card Holders
As part of the new immigration benefit package announced by the President on November 20, 2014 and the Executive Order signed by the President on November 21, 2014, the Provisional Waiver Program announced on March 4, 2013 has been expanded.
As a result of the announcement, many more immigrants will now be eligible to obtain provisional waiver of their ground of inadmissibility so that they will be able to travel abroad to obtain their green cards through interviews conducted at the U.S. Consulate...
President Obama Grants Ebola Work Permit & TPS To Citizens of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone
To ease the suffering of affected immigrants and alleviate their pain, the United States has been magnanimous enough, after the outcry of stakeholders, to grant temporary protected status to citizens of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, the three hard hit nations in Africa by the deadly Ebola virus.
Many thanks to the government of the United States for extending the same humanitarian immigration assistance extended to Haiti, during the earthquake, to Africa recognizing that Ebola is also a...
Attorney Famuyide Wins Green Cards For Family of Three After Previous Denial
It came to this immigrant and his two sons as a surprise, but it was a pleasant surprise. Their cases were in the process of heading to the immigration court for removal proceedings. The U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services gave them notices that they will receive court appearance notices in the mail, they retained Attorney Famuyide and the table turned. Instead of notices to appear in court, they all received their 10 years green cards.
It was an unprecedented victory for the Law Office of Joseph Famuyide. Yes, with proper representation and adequate documentation, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service can change its mind. This is what happened in this case and these immigrants are full of...
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Eagerness of God
Full of Mildew
Here is another commandment that further reveals the love of God. Yes, the law, “Thou shall not steal”, it’s not meant to prevent surplus or provision, it is meant to protect your property and mine...Read More...
Judas Iscariot, the man who betrayed Jesus Christ, was a human being just like you and me. He lived in the physical body just like us. He lived a life that ended in shame and hell but I pray that neither...Read More...
2 Baptisms Are Needed
Text: John 3:1-16 Focal point: Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, except a man be born of water andofthe Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.” – John 3:5 John said, “I...Read More...
Many people go to the doctor with complaints about red eye. Red eye requires immediate medical attention so as to differentiate between causes that may threaten the vision. Red eye may also be a manifestation...Read More...
Anemia, commonly known as having low level of blood, is a condition when the body does not have an adequate number of healthy red blood cells for someone’s age and gender. Blood cells are broadly divided...Read More...
EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE
The issue of Ebola Virus disease (EVD) has become of great concern because of the lack of available treatment for the deadly disease. The outbreak ongoing mainly in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea has...Read More...
Education & Kids
ASK LISA-ANNE November 14
Q. The holidays are here and all my children talk about is what they are getting! I want them to enjoy themselves but I also want them to be grateful for their blessings. How can I get them to be...Read More...
ASK LISA-ANNE November 14
Q. I have two children in elementary school that used to be straight A students and are now struggling with the new Common Core curriculum. They are getting it but it is difficult for them and it takes...Read More...
ASK LISA-ANNE August 14
Drug Dealers in Schools? Q. My sister just found out that her son has been using drugs. His school caught him with marijuana and cocaine in his bag. Needless to say, my sister is distraught....Read More...
USI Print Version
President Obama Grants Deferred Action To Parents Of U.S. Citizens or Green Card HoldersAt last, after about 6 years of promises, President Obama finally gave some form of relief to the undocumented and the over-stayers in the United States. Even though the benefits announced by the President are not far reaching, the entire crew of U.S. Immigration News will like to thank the President...Read More...
Attorney Famuyide Wins Green Card For Immigrant After Court ProceedingsIt took about 4 years to complete, but this hopeless immigrant obtained his green card when he least expected it. It was another spectacular victory for Attorney Famuyide who won after another attorney botched and abandoned the case. The joy of this immigrant cannot be quantified when he received the...Read More...