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Episode 84 - Discussion with Immigration Attorney Nicholas Mireles About Practicing Immigration Law and Current Events


Website: https://www.loonjm.com/ 

Email: NicholasMireleslegal@gmail.com 

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Immigration News & Events

Border guards detained a nine-year-old girl for THIRTY HOURS because she 'gave inconsistent information', even though she had a US passport...


Migrants encounter snafus with new US asylum policy


ICE Issued 420 Detainer Requests to Deport U.S. Citizens in Miami, ACLU Says


The American Bar Association says US immigration courts are 'on the brink of collapse'


Fourth migrant dies in border patrol custody since December


USCIS Form I-129 Updated


More lawyers, reporter stopped and questioned at border by U.S. officials


Immigration Courts Overwhelmed by Indigenous Languages


Canadians To Require New Authorization For European Travel


April 2019 USCIS Filing Charts


USCIS Announces FY 2020 H-1B Cap Season Start, Updates, and Changes


Border Patrol says detention centers are full — and starts releasing migrants


Brazil Ends Visa Requirements for Visitors From U.S., Other Nations


High Court Rules 5-4 Against Immigrant Bond Hearings


BREAKING: Justices To Decide If States Can Use I-9s For Immigrant Identity Theft Suits


April 2019 DOS Visa Bulletin


Judge Rules Against Trump Policy on SIJS Green Cards


United States changes its B2 visa policy for Cuban citizens


Visa extension to boost numbers of overseas students in UK after Brexit


Trump Vetos Congress On Border Emergency Declaration


Here are 7 new rules N.J. cops must follow when dealing with immigrants - starting today 


Senate Passes Rebuke Of Wall Declaration, Trump Vows Veto


Apple Again Defeats Claims Alleging B-1 Visa Fraud


H-1B Mailing Addresses for Form I-129 Updated


BIA: Procedural Entry Good Even if False ID [Enriqueta Popocatl-Jimenez, A208 370 486 (BIA April 19, 2018)]


ICE Uses License Plate Database To Track Immigrants: ACLU


A New Study Uncovers Troubling Information About Immigrant-Only Prisons


White House: No TPS Asylum Relief for Venezuelans


What Immigration Restrictionists Can’t Foresee


In 2018, USCIS issued Requests for Evidence in H-1B visa cases for these top 3 reasons


CNN exclusive: Supervisors aren't always reviewing ICE detention warrants as required


6 charged with taking English tests for Chinese students seeking visas


Dream and Promise Act: House Democrats introduce bill for DREAMers and TPS holders


Former CBP agent sentenced to nine years for accepting bribes from drug traffickers


Trump Administration Seeks To Close International Immigration Offices


America is withdrawing all remaining diplomatic personnel from Venezuela


Uptick In Visa Scrutiny Pushing Employers To Move Abroad


USCIS Must Revisit Docs Of Man Who Wed 4 In Under 4 Years


Humanitarian aid is being criminalized at the border


Some young people who suffered abuse are being denied immigration protection, lawsuit says


Two high-ranking ICE agents are under investigation for social media posts about Rep. Ilhan Omar that claim she 'took terrorist classes' and is a 'Trojan horse'


Americans Will Need a Visa to Visit Europe Starting in 2021 


Trump admin extends immigration protection for South Sudanese


"...overseas posts with State’s highest foreign policy priorities had the highest percentages of vacant Foreign Service positions."


ICE Is Detaining 50,000 People, an All-Time High


U.S. Embassy in Tunis Begins Processing Libyan Immigrant Visas


CBP Announces Change in I-94 Permit Application Process for Travelers at Tecate Port of Entry


Davis Wright Sues CBP Over Cannabis Immigration Docs


Law Barring Asylum Reviews Is Unconstitutional: 9th Circ.


USCIS Adjustment Filing Dates for March 2019


Kelly dismisses need for wall along full US-Mexico border


USCIS Updates Forms I-129F, I-131A, I-191, I-942


Trump Administration Imposes Another Unnecessary Obstacle: USCIS to Issue New Version of Form I-539 and New I-539A 


USCIS is fighting immigration fraud using data science


HOW TWO IMMIGRATION LAWYERS CREATED A RAPID-RESPONSE TEAM TO COMBAT ICE


The Trump Administration Will Pause Hiring Of Immigration Judges Amid A Massive Backlog Of Cases


DOS requiring Tax Transcripts for NVC Processing 


USCIS Updates Form I-539 (+I-539A), I-130 & I-134


PHOTOS: Leaked Documents Show Government Tracking Journalists, Immigration Advocates


Justice Department Secures Denaturalization of Convicted War Criminal Who Fraudulently Obtained Refugee Status and U.S. Citizenship


Meet the immigrant who got a second chance from Justice Neil Gorsuch 


Philly immigration attorney charged with faking application details


Non-Profit Organization Operator Pleads Guilty for Her Role in Armenian for-Profit U.S. Visa Fraud Scheme


U.S. consulate in Jerusalem is officially closing, signalling the demotion of Washington's de-facto embassy to the Palestinians


He exposed abuse at a Florida immigrant detention center. Now he’s in prison


This new California law is supposed to protect immigrant home cooks. It may help tech giants instead


THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SINGLED OUT THIS MAN IN EXPANDING EFFORTS TO STRIP CITIZENSHIP. A JUDGE DOESN’T THINK THE CASE IS OPEN-AND-SHUT


New Data Reveal State Department Visa Denials Surged In 2018


TPS for Nicaragua, Sudan, El Salvador and Haiti Continues Due to Injunction


U.S. Embassy in Bogota Begins Processing Venezuelan Immigrant Visas


Visa officers aren’t racist — they’re just enforcing the law


IT Consulting Firms Trying to Force Litigation of H-1B Denials


House Votes to Block Trump’s National Emergency Declaration About the Border


Update on Travel Ban Stats from CNN


Thousands of migrant children were sexually abused in U.S. custody, HHS docs say


Asylum Seekers Charged with Alien Smuggling


USCIS Updates Fee Payment System Used in Field Offices


March 2019 Visa Bulletin


Discharged In The Dark: Immigrant GIs Fight For Due Process


Federal court orders State Department to issue the country’s first nonbinary passport 


IT Consulting Industry Hardest Hit by Jump in H-1B Denials


H-2B Cap Reached for FY 2019


Judge rules both twin sons of gay couple are Americans after one was denied citizenship following birth to a surrogate in Canada


White House Poised to End Work Permits for H-1B Spouses


Census: Highest immigrant population in 100 years, over half Latinos


Canada wants 1 million more immigrants over next 3 years


This new California law is supposed to protect immigrant home cooks. It may help tech giants instead


16 States Sue to Stop Trump’s Use of Emergency Powers to Build Border Wall


March 2019 USCIS Adjustment Filing Update


California to sue Trump administration over national emergency declaration


USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for H-1B Petitions Filed on or before Dec. 21, 2018


Trump to Declare National Emergency to Build Wall


USCIS Strengthens Guidance on Spousal Petitions Involving Minors


Australia processed just 15% of citizenship applications last year


Being An Immigration Judge Was Their Dream. Under Trump, It Became Untenable


Here’s how to handle Central American migrants — like the Cuban rafters and Soviet Jews before the

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Videoconferencing in Immigration Court: High-Tech Solution or Rights Violation?


EB-5 USCIS Class Action Member Identification Notice


USCIS to Publish Revised Form I-539 and New Form I-539A


ICE agents arrest hundreds of immigrants including dozens at arms manufacturer


DHS Issues Waiver to ‘Expedite’ Construction of 12.5 Miles of ‘Secondary’ Border Wall in San Diego to ‘Deter Illegal Crossings’


Sharice Davids co-sponsors Kevin Yoder’s [removing country quotas] immigration bill


The Incredibly Complicated, Potentially Insurmountable Legal Situation Facing 21 Savage


USCIS Now Accepting Copies of Negative P Visa Consultations Directly from Labor Unions


Owner of Information Technology Staffing Company Charged With Visa and Naturalization Fraud


Retired judge: Shut down this immigrant detention center [Opinion]


Immigrant rights attorneys and journalists denied entry into Mexico


Saudi Arabia encouraged foreign workers to leave — and is struggling after so many did


Judge Orders Pentagon To Stop Discriminating Against Naturalized Citizen Soldiers


ICE force-feeding detainees on hunger strike


DHS Announces Implementation of Visa Sanctions on Ghana


Center for Immigration Studies - Revisiting ‘A Pen and a Phone’: A Midterm Assessment


China H and L Visa Processing Update


ICE Ran Fake College to Target Undocumented Immigrants


DHS Announces Final Rule for a More Effective and Efficient H-1B Visa Program


USCIS Makes Two More Applications Available for Online Filing


USCIS Announces Online Case Status Feature for Asylum Applicants


FAM Update to 90 day Rule


Opinion: God Bless America, and Her Lawyers


New Filipino workers banned from entering US with H-2A, H-2B visas


USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Fiscal Year 2019 H-1B Cap Petitions


Increased Litigation for Denials and Delays on Naturalization Applications


Past Episodes

Episode 83 - Analyzing Canada's Immigration Laws with Immigration Attorney Laurie Tannous


Website: laurietannous.com

Email: laurie@laurietannous.com

Twitter: @laurietannous


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Episode 82 -  Interview with Comedian, Writer, Podcaster & Immigrant Maeve Higgins Discussing Immigration


Maeve's Website,  Podcast, Book & Twitter: @MaeveInAmerica


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Episode 81 - Interview with Former Diplomat & Consular Officer and Current Immigration Attorney Christopher Richardson. 


 Consular Processing Practice and the Life of a Diplomat


- LATimes Op ED

- Email Address: chris.richardson@nelsonmullins.com

- DOS/AILA Liaison Meetings Notes for Fall 2018


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