As of January 1, 2020, recreational use of cannabis will be legal in the state of Illinois, but because it is still illegal at the federal level, it still has immigration consequences for noncitizens. Here's what you need to know
On May 31, 2019, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a memorandum changing its internal policy for assessing asylum office jurisdiction over asylum applications filed by previously designated unaccompanied immigrant children.
Practice guidance regarding the May 12, 2011, Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) precedential decision setting out the framework adjudicators should follow when determining whether an asylum applicant has “firmly resettled” in another country and is thus barred from asylum.