Immigration News for May 13, 2022

Below, I attach some headlines and links to U.S. immigration news. This summary has been compiled by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) of which I am a member and which may be of interest to you.

IMMIGRATION NEWS IN THE UNITED STATES

 

VISAS

 

CNN en Español Work visas for the United States: price, requirements, duration and how to apply for them.

May 12, 2022

 

La Opinión (CA) How do I know if I won the 2023 Visa Lottery?

By Nelson A. Castillo

May 12, 2022

 

LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS

 

Univision News Undocumented immigrants facing immigration proceedings will receive free legal assistance in Cook County: this is what you need to know (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

Lawndale News Immigrants Will Be Represented at Bond Hearings

May 12, 2022

 

MIGRANTS SHIPWRECKED IN PUERTO RICO

 

Univision At least 11 dead after migrant boat sinks near Puerto Rico

May 12, 2022

 

Telemundo News At least 11 migrants shipwrecked off the coast of Puerto Rico die(Video)

May 12, 2022

 

El Nuevo Día At least 11 people dead after boat wreck north of Desecheo

By José Ayala Gordián

May 12, 2022

 

First Hour Tragedy near Desecheo: "There are deceased and survivors".

May 12, 2022

 

El Nuevo Herald  At least 3 dead after suspected migrant shipwreck near Puerto Rico

By Syra Ortiz-Blanes and Jacqueline Charles

May 12, 2022

 

SAY NO TO THE COYOTE' CAMPAIGN

 

CNN en Español "The coyote lied to us": the campaign that warns about migrant smugglers' scam

May 11, 2022

 

Telemundo 62 "Say no to the coyote"; new U.S. campaign to alert Central Americans

By Agencia EFE

May 11, 2022

 

CNN en Español U.S. launches campaign to stop migrants from paying smugglers to cross southern border

By Isabel Morales

May 11, 2022

 

Adelante Valle Customs and Border Protection Sends Warning to Migrants

May 11, 2022

 

HUMAN TRAFFIC

 

Univision The dangerous coyote route that crossed the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico to reach the U.S.

By Isaías Alvarado

May 12, 2022

 

Univision 30 arrests and two migrants in the trunk: the return to prison of a 19 year old 'pollera'.

By Isaías Alvarado

May 12, 2022

 

Telemundo/Al Rojo Vivo  Dígale no al coyote' campaign launched to alert Latinos not to migrate to the U.S. (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

GOVERNOR GREG ABBOTT OF TEXAS

 

Hispanic World Texas Governor chides Biden for giving baby formula to undocumented immigrants

By Andrea Ruiz

May 12, 2022

 

Al Día (TX) Gov. Abbott says Biden gives baby formula to undocumented immigrants

May 12, 2022

 

La Opinión (CA) Texas governor doesn't want undocumented immigrants to be given baby formula

By Agencia EFE

May 12, 2022

 

Al Día (TX) Abbott sends barbed wire to Coahuila to stop migrants arriving in Texas

By Robert T. Garrett

May 12, 2022

 

BORDER

 

Telemundo "I want to start a normal life": a Cuban crosses the Rio Grande with only one leg and portrays the drama of exodus

By Jorge Carrasco

May 12, 2022

 

Telemundo News  Two minors who crossed the Bravo River alone tell of their crossing and call their parents to tell them they made it.n (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

Telemundo News  Father of pregnant woman killed in Rio Grande says his daughter wanted to go back to Honduras if she could not cross (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

Telemundo News Pregnant Honduran girl drowns while trying to cross the Rio Grande river (Video)

May 11, 2022

 

Telemundo News Family and friends bid farewell to Calixto Rojas, the Nicaraguan broadcaster drowned in the Bravo River (Video)

May 11, 2022

 

Telemundo News More Cuban than Central American immigrants enter the U.S. through the Mexican border (Video)

May 11, 2022

 

Univision News Body of pregnant woman who drowned trying to cross the Rio Bravo recovered (Video)

May 11, 2022

 

MIGRANTS/MEXICO

 

Univision News  "It is an injustice what they are doing to us": the drama of Nicaraguans returned to Mexico from the U.S. (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

Univision News "We are not criminals": undocumented migrants flee from a checkpoint in Mexico and police forcibly return them (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

MEXICO-USA

 

The San Diego Union Tribune U.S. Security and Mexico's Foreign Ministry discuss 'orderly' migration

By Agencia EFE

May 12, 2022

 

TITLE 42

 

Univision Title 42: court holds key hearing to decide future of border restrictions

By Jorge Cancino

May 12, 2022

 

Univision News  Migrant mothers and children gain entry to the U.S. to seek asylum, thanks to Title 42 exceptions (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

El Latino San Diego Title 42 legal dispute

By Horacio Rentería

May 12, 2022

 

Yahoo News Biden picked the wrong time to remove Title 42

By Bloomberg News

May 12, 2022

 

The San Diego Union Tribune Judge extends his order to suspend preparations to rescind Title 42

By Agencia EFE

May 11, 2022

  

BORDER WALL

 

La Opinión (CA) Sharp rise in injuries and deaths among those attempting to jump Trump's "impassable" wall from Mexico into the U.S.

By BBC Mundo

May 11, 2022

  

ICE

 

Telemundo News In the wake of ICE spying allegations, what's the point of living in a sanctuary city or state? (Video)

May 12, 2022

 

Univision ICE announces return of visits to immigration detention centers

By Jorge Cancino

May 11, 2022

 

Telemundo News ICE alleged to have spent nearly $2.8 billion on immigrant surveillance network (Video)

May 11, 2022

 

The San Diego Union Tribune ICE reinstates social visits to detained immigrants

By Agencia EFE

May 11, 2022

 

Telemundo News ICE has become a de facto CIA for spying on immigrants and other citizens of the country, they claim.(Video)

May 11, 2022

  

TPS

 

Telemundo News Tepesians demand permanent protection from the government during a protest in Washington D.C. (Video)

May 11, 2022

  

MIGRANT WOMEN

 

BBC World Marisol Garcia Alcantara, the Mexican who survived a Border Patrol shooting (and is now suing the U.S.)

By Leire Ventas

May 11, 2022

 

El Nuevo Herald (FL) Venezuelan migrant mothers desperate to recover their children taken away by their parents

By Sonia Osorio

May 11, 2022

 

PUBLIC CHARGE

 

Univision What is public charge: answer your questions about programs and grants that do not affect your immigration options

May 11, 2022

 

IMMIGRATION POLICY

 

Orlando Sentinel States unite to block immigration policy

By Kristian Hernández

May 11, 2022

  

REFUGEES FROM UKRAINE

 

CNN en Español Teenager flees Ukraine with American, separated at the border

May 11, 2022

  

OTHER NEWS

 

Univision Living on the street and sleeping in a car: the hard sacrifice of some elderly immigrants

By Sharon Cruz

May 12, 2022

 

El Latino San Diego Broadens eligibility criteria

May 12, 2022

 

Yahoo News Las Marías, the regional Mexican duo that denounces "la migra".

By Agencia EFE

May 12, 2022

 

Iowa Public Radio English-only test for teaching license thwarts bilingual schools' efforts to find teachers

By Kassidy Arena

May 11, 2022

 

Telemundo 48 Extorting victims through telephone scams

May 11, 2022

 

News El Correo Círculo de la Hispanidad honors 42 mothers in our community

By Jenniffer Martínez

May 11, 2022

 

La Opinión (CA) Homeless receive medical services at the Mexican Consulate in Los Angeles

By Jacqueline García

May 11, 2022

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 

News and information found on the Internet is of a general nature and should not be construed as specific legal advice for any individual, case or situation.

Anyone who has questions about U.S. immigration law, including whether or not a particular immigration law applies to his or her situation, should immediately seek advice from a licensed and experienced U.S. immigration attorney to determine his or her immigration legal options.

Avoid being victim of immigration fraud and never consult with notaries, immigration consultants, paper-fillers, multi-services and others. unlicensed persons to obtain immigration legal advice.

Nelson A. Castillo, Esq. is an immigration attorney and author of La Tarjeta Verde: Cómo Obtener la Residencia Permanente en los Estados Unidos (Green Card: How to Obtain Permanent Residence in the United States). He is a former President of the Hispanic National Bar Association and the Westlake South Neighborhood Council of Los Angeles.

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