Immigrants Say USCIS Could Revive Axed Juvenile Policy

Law360 (June 1, 2020, 8:29 PM EDT) -- Young immigrants who won a temporary court order barring a federal policy mandating family reunification in their path to permanent residency countered the government's bid to thwart their lawsuit as moot, arguing the agency could revive the rule.

The proposed class of immigrants, who applied for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status — which provides a path to U.S. permanent residency for immigrants under age 21 who have been abused or abandoned by their parents — told a Washington Federal Court that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services could bring back a policy that requires them to be reunited with their families.

Even though...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!