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Apply Away: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Is Back

On January 9, 2018, a federal judge in California  temporarily put a hold on the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, and directed the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to resume processing applications. Late on January 13, 2018, USCIS stated that it will resume accepting requests to renew a grant of deferred action under DACA. … Continued

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Press Release: Free Luis Mora, 3rd Year UC Berkeley Student

Immigrant youth organize campaign to release UC Berkeley student detained by immigration officials FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 01/04/2018 Contacts: Valeria Suarez, RISE Co-Chair, vsuarezr@berkeley.edu, (510) 712-6736 So Young Kang, USP Paralegal, skang@ebclc.org, 510-548-4040 Ext: 362 Berkeley, CA—Luis Angel Mora, an undocumented student attending the University of California, Berkeley, was apprehended and detained by Customs and Borders Protection … Continued

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Undocumented programs offer students a lifeline

In the hours following the Trump Administration’s announcement that it would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, students shared immediate and practical concerns: Were they at risk of being deported to a country they had little or no memory of? Would they lose the ability to do work-study or hold side jobs … Continued