Immigration News

ICYMI: “Know Your Rights” Telethon

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NBC Universal local affiliates (NBC Los Angeles and Telemundo 52) and the County of Los Angeles hosted the “Know Your Rights” telethon on Thursday, December 7th, 2017. The two-hour telethon garned over 200,000 viewers, according to Nielsen ratings. The telethon, which aired live from Los Angeles, had dozens of County of Los Angeles employees available…

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What To Do If Your DACA Renewal Was Affected By Postal Service Delays

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Source: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Updated: 11/15/2017 USCIS Guidance on DACA Renewal Requests Affected by Mail Service Issues U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has received reports that the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has identified USPS mail service delays that affected a number of DACA renewal requests. Because the DACA policy has been rescinded and…

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Lawsuit Filed Against Retailer Curacao for Relentlessly Ripping Consumers Off

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Backed by extensive evidence and complaints submitted to DCBA, Attorney General Becerra filed a lawsuit against Curacao for practicing unsavory and illegal business practices that not only violated the trust of consumers, but in some cases left them saddled with debt. Curacao is a large retail store chain, with nine lcations in Southern California, that…

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) UPDATES

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Updated January 17, 2017 1:00 p.m. We will continue to update this DACA fact sheet as more details emerge. Check back for the latest updates from the Los Angeles County Office of Immigrant Affairs. WHAT IS THE STATUS OF DACA? On September 5, 2017, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) canceled DACA. This action gave…

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Los Angeles County takes bold steps in support of immigrants

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Press Release from County of Los Angeles, Chief Executive Office Updated September 12, 2017 Moving across multiple fronts, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted today to intensify its support for immigrants in the face of federal efforts to roll back protections on vulnerable populations, including young “dreamers” studying and working under the DACA…

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