Obama Suspends Deportation of Eligible Young Undocumented Immigrants*

June 18, 2012

This past Friday, President Obama announced a new federal policy that will ease enforcement of immigration laws and allow an unprecedented number of undocumented immigrants to apply for work permits. The change in policy is estimated to affect as many as 800,000 immigrants nationwide, and just under 40,000 undocumented immigrants in North Carolina. Taking effect…

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New Requirement for U.S. Birth Certificates

March 28, 2011

Starting on April 1, 2011, the U.S. Department of State will require the below outlined information on all certified birth certificates. If the information is missing, the certified birth certificate is not acceptable as primary evidence of U.S. citizenship. Applications already in-process (submitted/accepted) before April 1, 2011 are not affected by this new regulation. Contact…

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