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Help Us HELP DREAMers

Help Us HELP DREAMers

admin June 19, 2012 Comments Off

Dear Friends, I just returned from the White House. We discussed how we can ensure the success of President Obama’s historic announcement to allow an estimated 800,000 young immigrants to come out of the

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AI Justice Applauds ICE’s Decision To Put Brakes  On South Florida Detention Center

AI Justice Applauds ICE’s Decision To Put Brakes On South Florida Detention Center

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For Immediate Release Contact: Romy Lerner: (305) 905-2247 Susana Barciela: (305) 301-9762 NEWS RELEASE June 18, 2012 – Following numerous protests and sustained outcries from community members, local officials, immigrant rights advocates and many

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DREAMers Get Deserved Relief from Deportation

DREAMers Get Deserved Relief from Deportation

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At long last, young undocumented immigrants will have a shot at the American dream. We commend the White House for offering temporary relief from deportation to “DREAMers.” “We are elated! For years we have

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DREAMER News Conference

DREAMER News Conference

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June 15, 2012 What: News Conference When: 12:30 pm, June 15, 2012 Where: 300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Who: Cheryl Little, Americans for Immigrant Justice, Executive Director, SWER Jose Machado At long last, young

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Letter to President Obama

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Read the letter below to President Obama denouncing excessive force by Customs & Border Protection.  It is signed by the Southern Border Communities Coalition, Americans For Immigrant Justice and 116 other NGO’s and faith-based

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HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS SUE U.S. GOVERNMENT,   DEMAND REGULATIONS TO RELEASE DETAINED ASYLUM SEEKERS

HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS SUE U.S. GOVERNMENT, DEMAND REGULATIONS TO RELEASE DETAINED ASYLUM SEEKERS

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tara Tidwell Cullen (312) 660-1337 ttidwellcullen@heartlandalliance.org HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS SUE U.S. GOVERNMENT, DEMAND REGULATIONS TO RELEASE DETAINED ASYLUM SEEKERS CHICAGO (December 21, 2011) – Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center

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Two Mayans Assaulted by ICE Agents Deported Today

Two Mayans Assaulted by ICE Agents Deported Today

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For Immediate Release Contact: Romy Lerner of AI Justice: (305) 905-2247 Jonathan Fried of We Count!: (305) 281-9377 NEWS RELEASE May 18, 2012 Two Mayans Assaulted by ICE Agents Deported Today May 18, 2012

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Victims of Domestic Violence Need Protection, Not U.S. House Bill HR 4970

Victims of Domestic Violence Need Protection, Not U.S. House Bill HR 4970

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May 4, 2012 -  For nearly three decades, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) has provided essential protections for immigrant survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Yet the U.S. House VAWA reauthorization bill (HR

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Statements to Congress – MARCH/APRIL 2012

Statements to Congress – MARCH/APRIL 2012

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Hearing on Ending Racial Profiling in America Addressed to the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constituion, Civil Rights and Human Rights By AI Justice Executive Director Cheryl Little, Esq. April

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It’s official: AI Justice has a Washington D.C. Office!

It’s official: AI Justice has a Washington D.C. Office!

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Unlike similar agencies assisting clients with immigration cases, AI Justice’s direct work with clients and collaboration with community groups informs its broader policy work. We are the rare organization that works both on the

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