Understanding the Legal Rights of Undocumented Residents

Imagine that feeling you get in your gut sitting in your car on the side of the road after you get pulled over by the police. Why did the officer pull you over? Are all your documents up to date? Will he or she give you a ticket or let you off with a warning? You can’t help but feel anxious, even though in most cases the worst that will happen is you’ll get a fine and maybe a few points on your license.… [Read more]

In the Shadow of the American Dream Part 3: The Journey Continues

In light of the President Obama’s recent bold step forward on immigration reform, many young undocumented Americans will now have the chance to come out of the shadows and live their lives openly, without  the looming threat of deportation.  However, many undocumented immigrants who still live and work in the United States, as they have for years, will still languish in a limbo of fear and uncertainty. … [Read more]