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“There are a lot of scams out there: one of the reason why I got into this aspect of law from personal injury is because I saw so many immigrants in the same position as my father, who came into this country undocumented, being scammed by shady attorneys,” said Miguel Palmeiro, whose law firm has…

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By Eric Suarez Sept. 19, 2014 A total of more than 2,800 of the Central American children who have fled drug violence, corruption, and poverty in their home countries have been released to family members in the State of Maryland.[1] Those children are now in deportation proceedings and are being fast-tracked through the Baltimore Immigration…

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Mauricio Avila, at the 9/11 memorial for the first time since he worked to clear the grounds of rubbleEven as the border children slow and their cases surge in states like Texas and New York, advocates point out what they said would obviously happen: we sent at least some of those children to their deaths…

“Are you worried that your deportation would be a death sentence?” I asked. “Yes,” said Mauricio Avila. Mauricio had told me what it was like to be in downtown Manhattan on 9/11: he watched in disbelief as the second airplane hit the towers, and ran when they collapsed. Just three days, he was working at…

Civil or Criminal? The first thing one needs to understand when looking at Protective and Peace Orders is the gray area between criminal law and civil law. Clients contact me in panic that they “have been charged with a peace order,” and it is clear that there is some confusion as to the criminal nature…

Although the flood of immigrant children is starting to slow down, there are still thousands of children coming into our country.  Reliable estimates put the number at around 90,000 by the end of the summer, and images of children in terrible, cramped conditions have permeated the media.  These children, often unaccompanied, then face a complicated…