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Our purpose is to provide information about issues pertaining to immigration law and procedures and the most important news affecting immigration in the U.S.
  • This blog is not and cannot substitute individual legal advice; do not file for any benefit solely based on information gathered here. Consult an immigration attorney or a DOJ Accredited Representative before taking any action.
  • We try to keep the details of applications, forms names or numbers, etc. as vague as possible. Again, this is not a DIY guide.
  • The entries here are written for the public, with minimal legalize and citations. Sources that are more specialized are available in the appropriate places elsewhere.
  • They are correct as of the date of publishing. Things change rapidly in the world of immigration. Happy readings!
September 3, 2019

New rule on public charge

There is a lot of talk in the news and in the community regarding a new rule from the government regarding people receiving public benefits and […]
November 6, 2018

Free Legal Screenings for Mexican Nationals

Immigration Services of Catholic Charities Fort Worth, in partnership with the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. (CLINIC) and with the underwriting of the Mexican Consulate in […]
September 17, 2018

More thoughts before filing your application

USCIS has changed its policy regarding the way it handles applications that are missing certain documentation. According to a memorandum issued in June and entered into […]
July 25, 2018

More than ever, take care of your case before filing

As discussed in a previous post, the world of immigration law and procedure can seem deceptively simple. Many people believe that filling out some forms is […]
June 25, 2018

World Cup

World Cup fever has taken over! Even here in the US where the national selection didn’t qualify, it is hard to escape the sight of the […]
May 17, 2018

Who can file immigration cases?

The law in the United States allows people to represent themselves in legal matters. The idea is that any person can choose to be his or […]
May 9, 2018

Taking it’s Sweet Time

Dealing with immigration is not simple, and no benefit comes quickly. It would seem unnecessary to even state that but the way the conversations go sometimes, […]
May 3, 2018

U Non-immigrant Status

Being victim of a crime is nothing nice and its effects can extend to many areas and for many years, depending on the severity. The U.S. […]
February 24, 2018

DACA Updates

DACA has become one of the most talked about immigration benefits of the last few years, mainly for the visibility of its target recipients, the so-called […]