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Same-sex Marriages and Immigration

Immigration law can be a complex subject, affected by more than just laws dealing with immigration issues. Because immigration law is federal law, it can also be impacted by other various legal decisions, including court cases. Take for example, same-sex marriage cases. The Supreme Court’s overturning of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) created not…

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Understanding the Benefits of Citizenship

Under U.S. immigration law, there are two statuses that allow a person to obtain long term residence and the ability to work the U.S. These two statuses are the permanent resident status and citizenship status. The difference between status as a “permanent resident” and citizenship can have a major impact on a person’s life. While…