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Tag Results for "Immigration Services "

REPORT: UK and Mexico Lead in 2011 Nonimmigrant Admissions to the U.S.

According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Immigration report, during 2011, there were 159 million nonimmigrant admissions to the United States according to DHS work- load estimates. continue reading »

Tattoos Creating Problems for Visa Applicants

In an effort to tighten national security, the State Department has increased its number of Visa denials in recent years. A concern over foreign gangs entering the country has caused officials to investigate not only the background of the green card applicant but also the skin continue reading »

Georgia Immigration Court Overwhelmed with Asylum Applications

Since passing a law last year which cracks down on illegal immigration in Georgia, many illegal immigrants have turned to a request for asylum as their last ditch effort to avoid deportation continue reading »

U.S. - Colombia Announce Increase in Visa Validity from Five to Ten Years

The State Department announced an increase in the validity of visas for Colombians traveling on a temporary basis to the United States from five years to ten years. continue reading »

New Tampa Bay Rays Stadium – Paid for by Immigration Program

The Tampa Bay Rays would like to replace their current stadium, Tropicana Field, with a new stadium, yet they are lacking the funds to pay for it. However the answer to their dilemma could come from a surprising source: an immigration program called EB-5. continue reading »

23 Cuban Migrants Rescued by Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship

A Royal Caribbean cruise ship this week, rescued 23 Cuban migrants after their small boat was spotted near Jamaica. continue reading »

Immigration Agents Deport Child Predator Back to Peru

A citizen and national of Peru who served prison time in Virginia for possessing child pornography was removed from the United States by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers. continue reading »

Top Texas Immigration Official Resigns Amid Allegations Cash Stolen from Undocumented Immigrants

Nuria Prendes has stepped down as the top immigration official in Dallas, Texas amid allegation that money taken from detained undocumented immigrants was never returned to them. continue reading »

Guilty Pleas for Smugglers Trafficking Mexican Women to Work in Houston Bars

The last person in a 10‐defendant indictment has pleaded guilty for his role in an organization involved in the trafficking of Mexican females for compelled service at Houston area bars and restaurants through force, fraud, and coercion, continue reading »

Five Years in Prison for Phony Immigration Agent

After pleading guilty to impersonating an immigration agent and stealing money from desperate undocumented immigrants, Tommie Rand Pierce will serve the next 57 months in prison. continue reading »

STUDY:  Bilingual Immigrants are Healthier

Bilingual immigrants are healthier than immigrants who speak only one language, according to new research from sociologists at Rice University. continue reading »

Secure Communities Program Nabs Guatemalan Murderer and Prison Escapee

A Guatemalan national residing in Providence, who was wanted in his home country for numerous criminal charges including homicide, kidnapping and escaping from prison, was turned over to Guatemalan law enforcement authorities yesterday by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE). continue reading »

Georgia Passes New Immigration Law Concerning Dreamers

Last Monday, March 6th, the Georgia Senate, passed a new immigration law called the SB458. Represented by the Republican Party, this law addresses the current issues related to the Dream Act and recent state legislature that pertains to undocumented immigrants and their children. continue reading »

Govt Reminding Employers that Salvadorans with Temporary Protected Status Still Eligible to Work

The Justice Department announced today the launch of an educational video reminding employers that Salvadorans with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) may continue working beyond the March 9, 2012, expiration date of their employment documents continue reading »

WATCH:  Romney’s Super Tuesday Victory Rally Disrupted by DREAM Act Students

DREAMers decided to disrupt Republican Presidential candidate, Mitt Romney’s, six state Super Tuesday win yesterday. One of the states Mitt won was his home state of Massachusetts and that is where he was met by DREAM act supporters. continue reading »