Statement from Virginia Attoney General Mark Herring regarding Amicus Brief – DAPA/DACA extension lawsuit

Immigration has been a source of economic, cultural, and social benefit for the Commonwealth for more than 400 years. While we’re waiting on Congress to enact long overdue comprehensive immigration reform, the President has offered lawful, reasonable steps that will boost our economy, keep families intact, and promote public safety by removing criminals and increasing […]

President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration November, 20 2014

Power Point in Spanish/English and informational VIDEO. President Obama announced on November 20th several changes to US immigration policy including to expand the Deferred Action program for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) as well as provide relief to parents of US citizen and lawful permanent resident children (DAPA). On December 4th, the Legal Aid Justice Center provided […]

In-State Tuition Requirements for Virginia DACA Students (video, powerpoint and FAQ pdf)

Presentation conducted by Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg, attorney with the Legal Aid Justice Center’s Immigrant Advocacy Program at the Information Session on In-State Tuition Requirements for Virginia DACA Students organized by VACOLAO, Legal Justice Center, DREAM Project, DREAMers of Virginia, DREAMers MOMs USA, STAR, NAKASEC and Just Neighbors. The FAQ document below as well as the Powerpoint […]

Virginia avanza a favor de los inmigrantes (El Tiempo Latino)

“…Grupos que luchan por los derechos de los inmigrantes en Virginia se unirán para impulsar una campaña por las licencias de conducir para los indocumentados que viven en ese estado…” “Muy pronto estaremos anunciando de manera oficial una campaña por el tema de las licencias para los inmigrantes indocumentados. Siendo muy claros con la gente […]