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How to Get Cancellation of Removal to Protect Your Immigration Status

How to Get Cancellation of Removal to Protect Your Immigration Status

Facing removal (deportation) leads to consequences that impact you and your entire family. Knowing what options are available to you is the first step to protecting your legal status in the United States and avoiding a removal. Cancellation of removal can be used if an individual is eligible. This form of relief saves you the […]

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Posted in: Immigration, Removal (Deportation)

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Rally to Stop ICE and Inspire Us All

Rally to Stop ICE and Inspire Us All

As a solo practitioner, I am more able to dedicate time to causes and efforts that I believe are important.  On Tuesday of this week, I was honored to participate in the Rally Against ICE Deportations at the Atlanta Immigration ICE Building.  Amazingly brave men and women, most of whom were undocumented, put their bodies […]

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Posted in: Crimmigration, Removal (Deportation)

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11th Circuit Chipping Away at Relief for Immigrants?

In removal (deportation) proceedings in Immigration Courts across the country, STERN Law and other immigration lawyers fight against anti-immigrant policies and laws every day.  An example of such a policy is the southern states’ refusal to accept a criminal state court Judge’s ruling when it benefits the immigrant.  Routinely, permanent residents and undocumented immigrants are […]

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Posted in: Crimmigration, Immigration, Removal (Deportation)

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No Deportation for Small Amount of Marijuana

A man here in Georgia was stopped by the police who then found 1.3 grams of marijuana  Little did he know that he would soon face deportation for this small amount of marijuana.  Georgia has limited tolerance when it comes to drugs, and the State believed the man possessed marijuana with the intent to distribute it. […]

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Posted in: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, Immigration

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