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Immigrant Children Pray to be Reunited with Parents

On July 15, 2018, more than 50 immigrant detainees in Texas, sent an open letter to the American people pleading for help to be reunited with their children that were taken away by officials when [...]

Immigrant Children Pray to be Reunited with Parents

Trump’s Immigration Crackdown

What will be President Trump’s legacy when he leaves office? Perhaps he and Attorney General Jeff Sessions will be most remembered for their ruthless crackdown on the hard-working immigrants attempting to come to America looking [...]

Trump’s Immigration Crackdown

Immigrants Commit Fewer Violent Crimes

President Trump tries to make Americans afraid of immigrants by claiming that they are rapists and criminals and using that as the rationale for closing our borders, deporting hard-working immigrants and ending DACA to deport [...]

Immigrants Commit Fewer Violent Crimes

DACA Program – The Consequences of Not Taking Action

As of September 5, 2017, the popular DACA program is winding down. While there is speculation that Congress will pass new laws protecting young immigrants, nothing is guaranteed. At Andres Mejer Law, we want young [...]

DACA Program – The Consequences of Not Taking Action

DACA Renewal

If your work permit will expire by March 5, 2018, you should file a DACA renewal immediately. On September 5, 2017, President Trump announced that he is phasing out DACA. While we are pressuring Congress [...]

DACA Renewal

Trump Ends DACA!

Although he previously stated that DREAMers could “rest easy,” President Trump ends DACA this month. Created by an executive order in 2012, DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) protects roughly 800,000 young, undocumented workers from [...]

Trump Ends DACA!

Trump Immigration Policies Target Families

While the administration has voiced its ongoing support for DACA, the undocumented families of DREAMers and others face a less certain future under recent Trump immigration policies. The most recent Trump immigration enforcement tactics focus on immigrant families. [...]

Trump Immigration Policies Target Families

Trump Travel Ban

  NOTE: This article has been updated. As promised, Andres Mejer Law is closely monitoring the Trump travel ban and its rollout.  Below, we discuss some of the most recent updates. The Federal Government’s Implementation [...]

Trump Travel Ban