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The 601 A “Unlawful Presence Waiver” Can Keep You in the US

The old 601A rules: a review New 601A waiver: 4 main changes In August 2016, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expanded the eligibility for provisional unlawful presence waivers to all individuals who are eligible for the unlawful presence waiver and who can establish extreme hardship to a U.S. citizen, or…

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Why the World Would End Without People Getting Legal Status

Getting Legal Status is a major issue for millions of immigrants, their loved ones and co-workers. Perhaps you think the above headline is hyperbole but consider this: 1. A decade ago, the film A Day Without a Mexican gave us a tragicomic view of what would happen if every Mexican in California…

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