Immigration Laws

The Immigration Act of 1990

    The Immigration Act of 1990
Enacted on November 29, 1990, the Immigration Act of 1990 was an amendment in United States immigration law that increased the number of legal immigrants that entered into the United
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The Anti-terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996 (AEDPA)

The Anti-terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996 (AEDPA) was an Act established by Congress that was signed into law by President Clinton on April 24, 1996. The biggest
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The Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act

There have been many heated debates in the United States regarding laws and policies pertaining to immigration and immigration reform. One major result of this case was the Illegal Immigration
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The Center for Immigration Studies

The Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) is a non-profit organization which was founded in 1985 that advocates the reduction of immigration within the United States. Since it is a 501(c)(3)
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The Homeland Security Act of 2002

The Homeland Security Act of 2002 was a piece of legislation that was penned and enacted following the aftermath of
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What are the Enforcement Practices of the INS?

The INS (Immigration and Naturalization Service) was a division of the United States Department of Justice, but has since been
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The 4 Biggest Challenges of Immigration Law Reform

1. Border security – A critical component of any piece of immigration reform law will be the funds and approaches
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The Scary Facts on Immigration Law and Disease

  When the proliferation of the HIV virus and AIDS first manifested itself in the American consciousness decades ago, there
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Can You Marry Someone Just For A Green Card?

  The precepts behind American immigration law cover some significant aspects of the human condition. One of these all-important happenings considered to
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Understanding the Immigration Acts

In recent decades, immigration has become an increasing serious concern in the United States. Every year, over one million foreign individuals legally immigrate into the country. Many more enter into
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