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AI Justice 17th Annual Dinner: Dare to Dream

AI Justice 17th Annual Dinner: Dare to Dream

admin March 9, 2013 Comments Off

Miami – On March 7, 2013, Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice) about 500 hundred guests gathered for its 17th Annual Dinner: Dare to Dream.  Keynote speaker San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro moved the

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ICE Detainees Being Released as Sequestration Looms

ICE Detainees Being Released as Sequestration Looms

admin February 26, 2013 Comments Off

For Immediate Release Contact: Cheryl Little, Executive Director, 305-573-1106, ext. 1001 clittle@aijustice.org Jessica Shulruff, Staff Attorney, 305-573-1106, ext. 1410 jshulruff@aijustice.org (February 26, 2013, MIAMI, FL) – Over the weekend, just days before the March

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Americans for Immigrant Justice Applauds the Senate’s Passage of the Violence Against Women Act and the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Americans for Immigrant Justice Applauds the Senate’s Passage of the Violence Against Women Act and the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

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For Immediate Release Contact: Michelle Ortiz, Supervising Attorney, Lucha Project, 305-573-1106, ext. 1690 mortiz@aijustice.org (Washington, DC) – Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted resoundingly to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (S.47) and the Trafficking

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Wealth and Talent for the United States A New Day for Immigrants

Wealth and Talent for the United States A New Day for Immigrants

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 29, 2013) – Statement from Cory Smith, Washington D.C. Office Director, Americans for Immigrant Justice: “Finally, good faith bipartisan efforts bring hope of truly fixing America’s broken immigration system. Americans for

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AI Justice Statement on New Senate Immigration Reform Principles

AI Justice Statement on New Senate Immigration Reform Principles

AI Justice Team January 28, 2013 Comments Off

For Immediate Release Contacts: Cory Smith, Washington D.C. Office Director, 202-361-1442 csmith@aijustice.org Susana Barciela, Policy Director, 305-301-9762 sbarciela@aijustice.org NEWS RELEASE January 28, 2013 Welcome Progress on Immigration Reform Statement from Cory Smith, Washington D.C.Office

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Local Leaders Launch New Campaign to “Expose and Close” Widespread Abuse at Baker County Jail, Calling it One of the Ten Worst in the Nation

Local Leaders Launch New Campaign to “Expose and Close” Widespread Abuse at Baker County Jail, Calling it One of the Ten Worst in the Nation

admin November 15, 2012 Comments Off

For Immediate Release: November 15, 2012 Contact: Cheryl Little, Americans for Immigrant Justice, 305-573-1106, ext.1001, clittle@aijustice.org Romy Lerner, Americans for Immigrant Justice, 305-573-1106, ext. 1580, rlerner@aijustice.org Karen Winston, Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, 904-356-8371 ext.

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Florida Supreme Court Hears Bar Admission Case

Florida Supreme Court Hears Bar Admission Case

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For Immediate Release Lana Chiariello, 305-573-1106, ext. 1080, lchiariello@aijustice.org Susana Barciela, 305-301-9762, sbarciela@aijustice.org The Florida Supreme Court heard argument Tuesday, October 2 as to whether Jose Manuel Godinez-Samperio-a Florida Bar applicant with a long

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AI Justice Director Receives Legal Legends Award

AI Justice Director Receives Legal Legends Award

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For Immediate Release Contact: Susana Barciela: 305-301-9762 AI Justice Director Receives Legal Legends Award Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice) is pleased to announce Cheryl Little, Executive Director, has been selected to receive the

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Why “DREAMers” need a lawyer’s help

Why “DREAMers” need a lawyer’s help

admin September 10, 2012 Comments Off

Why “DREAMers” need a lawyer’s help.[1] The need for quality legal counsel is critical for DREAMers seeking deferred action.  Someone may appear eligible at first blush.  But there could be underlying pitfalls even in

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U.S. Supreme Court: Good and Bad on Arizona’s Anti-Immigrant Law

U.S. Supreme Court: Good and Bad on Arizona’s Anti-Immigrant Law

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For Immediate Release Contact: Cheryl Little (305) 905-2204 Lisette Losada (305) 905-2212 June 25, 2012 – Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice) is pleased that the U.S. Supreme Court struck down three noxious provisions

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