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US Plans to Deport Immigrants to Home States Instead of Border

02/28/2012 09:13 PM

The Obama administration has announced that they will no longer drop off deported immigrants at the border where they can be victimized by drug traffickers, and will instead repatriate them to thei...

 

Missing from the Presidential Debate: Long-Term Care

02/27/2012 05:07 AM

Two Candidates Respond to National Survey but Many Remain Silent on How to Support Older Adults and Individuals with Disabilities Who Need Care at Home.

 

Texas May Provide Fill-in-the-Blank Divorce Forms

02/24/2012 07:56 PM

The Texas Supreme Court is contemplating a move that would allow cash-strapped couple to obtain a divorce without having to hire a divorce attorney.

 

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Refuses to Testify at Hearing about Her Tough Immigration Law

02/24/2012 06:08 PM

New York Senator Charles Schumer (D) sent a letter to Arizona Governor Jan Brewer inviting her to testify before a committee that will review the immigration bill passed in the state.

 

President Obama Hopes for Immigration Reform in Second Term

02/23/2012 09:40 PM

The need for reform in the naturalization system has been emphasized by immigration attorneys, immigrant advocates and Latino citizens alike. One of the reforms advocated by the current administrat...

 

Idaho Rep. Senator resigns after allegations of sexual harassment

02/23/2012 04:39 PM

Boise, ID- Republican Senator John McGee has resigned after allegations that he sexually harassed a Senate attaché. McGee was thought to be a rising star on the political scene, but has been involv...

 

Mitt Romney’s immigration stance criticized by Latino Mormons

02/21/2012 10:15 PM

While Latino Mormons only make up 7 percent of Mormons in the country, Latino voters in all are a formidable force. Close to 12 million Latinos have gotten legal residency through an immigration at...

 

New bill could increase penalties for DUI in Virginia

02/20/2012 09:30 PM

A bill introduced to the state legislature could increase the DUI penalties for first offenders, emphasizing the need to hire a Virginia DUI attorney.

 

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02/20/2012 04:56 PM

Thousands of Americans are joining the ASA each year. They choose the ASA because its benefits offer more choices in the way of Medicare, and insurance.

 

D.C. Man Arrested for DUI While Operating Commercial Vehicle

02/17/2012 06:43 PM

Washington DC resident Joseph Clark Mims was arrested for driving under the influence earlier this week in Maryland. The Charles County Sherriff’s department said that they had received complaints ...

 

Louisiana Settles Federal Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

02/16/2012 06:47 PM

The Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections has resolved a federal lawsuit and has agreed to change their policies and training programs in regards to sexual harassment. An unnamed ...

 

Hollywood director uses film-making to highlight the Alabama immigration law debate

02/16/2012 06:38 PM

Hollywood film director Chris Weitz is using his skills to highlight the fight over Alabama’s tough immigration law through a series of short films. Wietz told the UK’s Guardian, “My mother is Mexi...

 

California couple faces jail time for harboring illegal immigrants and fraud

02/14/2012 06:59 PM

Paso Robles, CA- Maximino and Melinda Morales are both facing 18 months in jail for helping people obtain fraudulent and forged visas. The Moraleses recruited people from the Philippines to work as...

 

American Seniors Association CEO Calls Obama Budget Appalling for Seniors

02/13/2012 09:41 PM

“Token reforms don’t protect Social Security and Medicare, or build pathways to new senior-directed competitive reforms”

 

Work visa denials increase in the US new study shows

02/10/2012 09:30 PM

A new study shows that work visas for Indian-born professionals and researches have reached a high rate of denial over other foreign-born nationals in the past four years. A non-partisan group, the...

 

Sexual harassment trial against ASU began this week

02/10/2012 04:40 PM

The sexual and racial harassment trial against Alabama State University began this week. A former female employee testified that a female African- American administrator for the university subjecte...

 

Civil Rights and Employment Rights Attorney Discusses New Jersey Marriage Equality

02/10/2012 03:05 PM

The New Jersey civil rights lawyers at Costello & Mains, P.C., strongly support the latest legislative attempt to redress and eliminate one of the most glaring civil rights inequities still in exis...

 

Billboard chastises FL Gov. Rick Scott over immigration policy

02/09/2012 09:07 PM

Anti-immigration activists have taken a jibe at Governor Rick Scott (R.) for his refusal to participate in the federal e-verify program. The Billboard is on I-75 right at the Georgia border. The te...

 

Mayor of Vicksburg accused of sexual harassment

02/02/2012 04:37 PM

 

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02/02/2012 04:20 PM

With multiple discounts on services, and the backing of an organization to make the changes you need to live a better life, American Seniors Association has a lot to offer.