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Your donation can help us ensure that families and individuals have access to the critical legal assistance they need and aggressively advocate and litigate to end family detention.

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Executive Action on Immigration

President Obama laid out his plan to use executive authority to improve parts of the U.S. immigration system. Here's what you need to know.

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Practice Advisories

The Legal Action Center's Practice Advisories provide in depth discussion and analysis of select substantive and procedural issues in immigration law.

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Impact of Deportations

View our resources on the economic and humanitarian impact of deportations.

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Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Innovation, and Welcoming Initiatives by State

Browse our state fact sheets on the impact of immigrant entrepreneurs and state Welcoming Initiatives.

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Education

Told through a series of flashbacks,  by ...

In this Common-Core aligned immigration ...

In this immigration and civic engagement lesson plan, student will wrestle with the essential question: how deep is our commitment to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness?  They will...

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Law

Washington D.C. - Late last night, a Texas judge issued a preliminary...

Patrick Taurel, Legal Fellow and the American Immigration Council, provides an in-depth look into the implementation of President Obama’s executive order on immigration and the status of the...

Washington, D.C.—Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a precedent ...

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Policy

On November 20 and 21, 2014, President Barack Obama announced a series of administrative reforms of immigration policy, collectively called the Immigration Accountability Executive Action. These...

From 1987 to 1990, Presidents Ronald Reagan and George Bush, Sr. used their executive authority to protect from deportation a group that Congress left out of its 1986 immigration reform...

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