How to Apply for Deferred Action

What is Deferred Action? It is a new program where the Department of Homeland Security (under which the Citizenship and Immigration Service operates) will put off deportation of some undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children. This has long been touted by immigration proponents as the only sensible and humane thing to do for young adults who had no control over the...
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Live Webinar: Eligibility Criteria for DREAMers and Deferred Action

Undocumented immigrants who demonstrate that they meet certain criteria will be eligible to receive Deferred Action for a period of two years, subject to renewal, and will be eligible to apply for work authorization.  This will apply to many people who would otherwise qualify under the DREAM Act. The USCIS recently announced that all forms and instructions for Deferred Action will be available...
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DHS Outlines Process for DREAMers

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is finalizing a process by which potentially eligible individuals may request consideration of deferred action and employment authorization. USCIS expects to make all forms, instructions, and additional information relevant to the deferred action for DREAMers available on August 15, 2012. USCIS will then immediately begin accepting requests for...
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