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Immigrants Wait Longer for US Citizenship

The road to U.S. citizenship is not an easy one. It could even become tougher as the average processing times for naturalization applications has now doubled. According to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the agency takes around eight months on average to process U.S. citizenship applications. But many attorneys in New York claim that …

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Immigration Fact of the Week (November 20 – 26)

Can I Vote in Federal Elections as a Green Card Holder? As a green card holder, you cannot vote in federal elections like the presidential election as this right is limited only to U.S citizens. The right to choose elected officials by voting in elections is one of the most important privileges of the democracy …

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New Registration Period for Green Card Lottery Program DV-2019

The U.S. government initially announced that it will accept Green Card Lottery 2019 (DV-2019) applications filed between the dates of Wednesday, October 3, 2017, and Wednesday, November 7, 2017. But due to a technical glitch, applications that were filed between October 3rd and 10th have been lost. Applicants who filed their DV lottery entries during those …

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Green Card Lottery 2019

If you have been waiting to get a green card through the Diversity Visa lottery 2019, the time for you to submit your entry is here. You can file your entry between Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 12:00 noon and Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 12:00 noon. The requirements for the lottery program have not …

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Immigration Fact of the Week (September 11 – 17)

Quick Facts on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) The DACA program has changed. It has been phased out by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Here are few quick facts about the program. Around 690,000 undocumented youth have received DACA, as of Sept. 5, 2017.  Deferred action status granted under the DACA program does …

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DACA Comes to a Halt, Window to Save for Congress

On September 5, 2017, Jeff Sessions announced the USCIS will be rescinding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program better known as DACA. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will have a 6-month window to determine the future of DACA. USCIS will adjudicate, on a case by case basis, all properly filed DACA applications. According to DHS, …

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In-Person Interview Requirements for Green Card Applicants

Certain green card applicants will soon be required to undergo in-person interviews. This new policy will go into effect on October 1, 2017. This step could further slow down the green card process that is already slow. The requirement is a part of President Donald Trump’s Executive Order 13780, “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist …

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Trump to End DACA, Report Says

President Donald Trump is expected to announce plans to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program implemented by the Obama administration. This program gives young undocumented immigrants a temporary reprieve from deportation. Under this DACA program, more than 800,000 undocumented youth who came here as children have received work permits and a temporary …

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