Posts Tagged “ICE”

Why ICE’s Dismissal Policy Could Be Bad For Immigrants

Posted on September 1st, 2010 by Vinesh

While supporters of immigration reform are applauding ICE’s new immigration policy — which may lead to the dismissal of thousands of deportation cases — the policy could be bad for some aliens.  In particular, it could make life worse for aliens who are likely to win relief from removal. This is because the ICE memo […]

New ICE Removal Policy Is Not Amnesty For Immigrants

Posted on September 1st, 2010 by Vinesh

After a tad bit of reading, I’m of the opinion that the new Obama policy everyone is fussing about is not actually amnesty.  It doesn’t create new grounds of relief for someone in removal proceedings.  It doesn’t eliminate existing grounds of inadmissibility.  It’s just a faster way of doing what would probably happen anyways.  It’s […]