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Understanding your rights as an immigrant

As someone who lives in California but has not yet established legal citizenship in the United States, it may serve you well to know your rights when interacting or dealing with law enforcement or U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Your rights may differ...

What is asylum?

Asylum is a misunderstood immigration process. There are some other processes that may seem like asylum but they are not. In addition, asylum requires specific characteristics of your situation. According to the UN Refugee Agency, asylum is not a type of immigration...

What is good advice for new immigrants?

When you finally make your way to a new country to embark on a new chapter in your life, you will likely experience a flurry of emotions. Excitement, elation and joy will likely make an appearance, along with feelings of anxiety or stress. You can help limit these...

How long will a permanent residency card take?

Immigration is one of the things that makes the United States so special. This is a country of immigrants from all over the world. As someone who is looking to come to or stay in the United States permanently as an immigrant, it’s important that you have the right...