Migrant children detained in hotels

Migrant children detained in hotels

The Trump administration has increased its use of hotels to detain immigrant children before expelling them from the United States during the coronavirus pandemic. Federal authorities said they detained 577 unaccompanied children through the end of July, up from 240...
K-1 Visa made high priority

K-1 Visa made high priority

The United States government has announced that the processing of K visa applications will be resumed with high priority in some consulates. K visas are created for international citizens who plan to marry a citizen of the United States. Due to COVID-19 and the border...
Update: Public Charge Rule

Update: Public Charge Rule

On July 29, the New York District Court blocked the public charge rule until the end of the public health emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now, the Second Circuit gave a new endorsement to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), where it approves to apply...
Fee adjustment for immigration requests

Fee adjustment for immigration requests

The Department of Homeland Security announced a rule on July 31, that adjusts fees for certain immigration and naturalization benefit requests. The rule accounts for increased costs to adjudicate immigration benefit requests, detect and deter immigration fraud, and...