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Iraq Refugee wins Colorado green card suit

By |April 11th, 2010|Immigration by Country|

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has been ordered by a US federal court in Colorado to process the green card application of an Iraqi artist. Government prosecutors claim that Sami Alkarim, an Iraqi refugee, is under investigation for possible terrorist ties. Officials refused to grant his green card application because he worked as [...]

USCIS Approves Haiti TPS

By |January 17th, 2010|Immigration by Country|

In response to the deadly earthquake that recently hit Haiti, immigration TPS has been approved by United States immigration officials for Haitians who were physically present in the US before the day of the earthquake. What is Temporary Protected Status (TPS)? When used in the US immigration field, temporary protected status (or TPS) is a [...]

Haitian Deportation Halted

By |January 13th, 2010|Immigration by Country|

US Immigration officials announced on January 13, 2010 that Haitian deportation would be halted in recognition of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that devastated the country of Haiti the day before. For nationals of most countries, US immigration deports or removes them to their home country either upon attempting to enter the US or after deportation [...]

Irish immigration to America on the rise again

By |August 14th, 2009|Immigration by Country|

Immigration to America from Ireland, and specifically Irish immigration to Boston, has seen a steady increase over the past year due to the downturn in the Irish economy. Some Irish immigrants who flocked back to Dublin during the recent economic boom there are now regretting their decision to leave the US. Those who had become [...]