October 4, 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to review a ban on knowingly encouraging unauthorized immigrants to be in the U.S. could leave immigration attorneys and others open to felony prosecution if justices decide to leave the law intact.

The high court agreed Friday to take...

September 16, 2019

A group of U.S. information technology workers questioned whether the Trump administration will follow through on its promise to end an Obama-era program that allows H-1B visa holders’ spouses to work, urging the D.C. Circuit on Monday to keep the group’s lawsuit on tr...

September 4, 2019

The American Civil Liberties Union and other legal groups on Wednesday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to preserve a court order blocking the Trump administration from enforcing its latest asylum restrictions within the Ninth Circuit.

The ACLU, which is representing a grou...

August 26, 2019

The Cato Institute and other groups have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, throwing their support behind the Trump administration's bid to end deportation relief for about 800,000 young unauthorized immigran...

July 2, 2019

A Washington, D.C., federal court on Monday revived a challenge to a student visa extension policy for foreign-born recent graduates with STEM degrees, giving a tech workers' union a second crack at arguing that the visa policy unfairly forces its members to compete wi...

April 2, 2019

The U.S. House of Representatives, former U.S. Census Bureau directors, ex-federal judges, immigrant advocacy groups and others have thrown their support behind New York state's U.S. Supreme Court challenge to the addition of a citizenship question on the 2020 census.

I...

January 18, 2019

A group of American information technology workers Wednesday renewed a challenge at the D.C. Circuit to an Obama-era rule allowing the spouses of highly skilled visa holders to work in the United States, claiming the U.S. Department of Homeland Security exceeded its au...

November 21, 2018

A California federal court Monday temporarily blocked the Trump administration’s rule stripping asylum eligibility from migrants who cross the southern border outside of a designated port of entry, delivering an early victory to a group of immigrant advocacy organizati...

September 27, 2018

Representatives for 16 states and several law enforcement organizations have backed the federal government's challenge to a set of so-called sanctuary laws in California, urging the Ninth Circuit in friend-of-the-court briefs to strike down the state statutes for alleg...

August 22, 2018

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is plunging forward with its plans to rescind work authorization for the spouses of highly skilled immigrants, the agency confirmed in a Monday court filing in the D.C. Circuit, despite backlash against the Trump administration’...

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