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I Missed My Adjustment of Status Interview with Homeland Security! Will I be Arrested or Detained?

If you have an adjustment of status case and you missed your appointment, you need to contact USCIS very soon. We recommend that you have experienced legal counsel to ensure that you have the best possible representation and the best possible outcome. “No show” cases are held for two weeks.  During this time, you may […]

LAPD No Longer to Comply With Immigration Hold Requests

Earlier this week the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) held a news conference in which Los Angeles Mayor, Eric Garcetti, announced that they will no longer comply with requests from the federal government to detain immigrants. LAPD will now only honor requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to hold someone in custody if there has […]

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Court Finds Immigration Detainers are Voluntary Requests

A United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has recently found that immigration detainers issued by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are voluntary requests and do not require a State or local police department’s cooperation and thus are deemed as voluntary measures. JCS Immigration and Visa, located in Los Angeles have found that […]