Friday, September 20, 2019

Top immigration judge retires amidst backlog of cases and a migrant crisis

The nation’s immigration judges lost a key leader this week, the latest in a string of departures at the top of the system amid a backlog of cases and a migrant crisis at the southwestern border. The official, David Neal, said that he would retire from his position as head of the judges’ appeals board effective Saturday. “With a heavy heart, I have decided to retire from government service,” Mr. Neal wrote in a letter sent to the board Thursday and obtained by The New York Times. He gave no reason for his abrupt departure and asked his colleagues to “keep true to your commitment to … [Read More...]

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Top immigration judge retires amidst backlog of cases and a migrant crisis

The nation’s immigration judges lost a key leader this week, the latest in a string of departures at … [Read More...]

Supreme Court sides with the Trump Administration allowing asylum restrictions to take effect

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Comentarios from Maria: Es hora de proteger a los perros, vote ‘Sí’ en la Enmienda 13

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