70% of those decisions in asylum cases were denials.
The August 2019 Visa Bulletin is current in the F2A category for all countries. The F2A category will be current until at least August 30, 2019.
In order to immigrate to the United States through a family-based petition, there is a limited number of immigrant visas (residency slots) available in what are called the “preference” categories. […]
On June 15, 2012, then-Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano created Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA is an exercise of prosecutorial discretion, providing temporary relief from deportation (deferred action) and work authorization to certain young undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children. DACA has enabled almost 800,000 eligible young adults to work […]
Victims of certain crimes who have suffered mental or physical abuse and are helpful to law enforcement or government officials in the investigation or prosecution of criminal activity can apply for a U visa.
Congress created the U visa with the passage of the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (including the Battered Immigrant Women’s […]