Category: State & Local Laws

Re-Registration Period Now Open for Temporary Protected Status for Yemen

WASHINGTON— U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that current beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) under Yemen’s designation who want to maintain their status through the extension date of March 3, 2020, must re-register between August 14, 2018,…
How Long Does It Take USCIS to Issue a Green Card?

How long does it take to process an application for permanent residence in the United States, or a “green card?” You might be surprised by how difficult it is to find a reliable answer to this common question. U.S. Citizenship…
San Diego Immigration Court to Pilot Electronic Filing System

San Diego’s immigration court will be among the first to pilot a new electronic filing system as part of the federal government’s plan to move the courts off of a paper-based system. The pilot is scheduled to begin on July…
Across Ventura County, Ralliers Protest Immigration Policies

From morning through evening Saturday, local residents gathered at five Families Belong Together rallies across Ventura County as hundreds of similar events took place across the country. Signs, chants and cheers energized those who turned out to protest immigration policy…