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Are you really too old for DACA? by Patrick Taurel of American Immigration Council

In a great blog post from October 24, 2013, Patrick Taurel of the American Immigration Council’s Immigration Impact blog writes, “It is past time to clear up an oft-repeated misconception about President Obama’s deportation deferral program called Deferred Action for … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania DOT adds 8 languages to Driver’s License Test- Eliminates Automatic Use of Translators

On July 22, 2013, Pennsylvania joined New Jersey, New York and many other states by making its written driver’s license test available in multiple languages. The test will now be available in Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Ukrainian, … Continue reading

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NJ Gov. Plans to Drop Some Legal Residents from State Health Insurance Plan

Today, Governor Christie announced that in order to help close a budget shortfall, he plans to drop legal permanent residents with less than 5 years of legal status from New Jersey’s state insurance plan for low-income residents. Critics claim that … Continue reading

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CBP Provides Information for Foreign Travelers Arriving at Newark Airport

In a recent liaison meeting with the New Jersey Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, leadership from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) provided information on agency policies for the arrival of certain foreign travelers at Newark Liberty Airport in … Continue reading

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