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  • Beware of Dishonest Immigration Consultants

    Information about the practices of scam artists preying upon immigrants seeking assistance in obtaining legal residence, work authorization, or citizenship has risen dramatically in recent years. Many unscrupulous consultants claim that they are attorneys or that they have close connections to the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS). Others use titles such as notary public or notario to deceive people into believing that they are lawyers. Content Detail

    By:
    National Consumer Law Center, Inc.
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    Spanish / Español
  • Immigrant Women and Abuse

    If you are an immigrant to the United States, and you are a victim of domestic violence or rape, here are some suggestions we hope will help you. Content Detail

    By:
    Women's Justice Center
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    Spanish / Español
  • Immigration Forms

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    By:
    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
  • Living in the United States: A Guide for Immigrant Youth

    This handbook gives a good overview of U.S. laws that affect immigrants, especially as they apply to young people. Content Detail

    By:
    Immigrant Legal Resource Center
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    Spanish / Español
  • Your Rights and Responsibilities As A Permanent Resident

    Being a permanent resident is a "privilege" and not a "right." The U.S. government can take away your permanent resident status under certain conditions. You must maintain your permanent resident status if you want to live and work in the United States and become a U.S. citizen one day. In this section, you will learn what it means to be a permanent resident and how you can maintain your permanent resident status. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services