Attorney General’s Decision a Setback for Women Seeking Asylum Based on Domestic Violence, but Hope Remains

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Attorney General’s Decision a Setback for Women Seeking Asylum Based on Domestic Violence, but Hope Remains

A recent administrative decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions marked a major step backwards for women who came to the United States fleeing domestic violence. Session’s decision overturned a 2014 landmark decision by the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), which held some victims of domestic violence could qualify for asylum

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

New Supreme Court Case Offers Hope for Immigrants in Removal Proceedings

As ICE continues to target the greater Austin area, and the Trump administration aggressively expands its crackdown on immigrants everywhere, one ray of hope has emerged for those seeking relief from deportation. On June 21, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in Pereira v. Sessions, which has broad

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

DMCA’S HQ OFFICE IS MOVING ON JANUARY 30, 2017!

On January 30, 2017, DMCA is moving its Headquarters (HQ) office. DMCA’s HQ office is currently located at 8930 Fourwinds, Ste. 106, San Antonio, Texas 78239. Effective Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, we will be at this new location: 8023 Vantage Drive, Suite 800 San Antonio, Texas 78230 The new office

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Friday, January 13, 2017

DREAMERS FEAR WORST, FIGHT FOR BEST–BY CARLOS AGUILAR

Dreamers fear worst, fight for best by Carlos Aguilar As the results from the 2016 U.S. presidential election a historically tense and formidable campaign were made official, an overwhelming sense of fear and uncertainty threatened to take over my life but it didn’t not again. As I laid in bed

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

DMCA BLOG ON THE ELECTION RESULTS

Though an election was lost, much remains. America is still a country built by immigrants. It is still a bastion of hope and opportunity for many. And it still has an independent judiciary that prevents Trump from acting contrary to the Constitution. All people inside the United States have constitutional

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016
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