In July, 2013, Homeland Security investigators raided a popular Las Vegas Korean supper club, detaining its employees for intense hours-long interrogations. According to a lawsuit, they were acting under orders of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement special agent, who portrayed it as a place of “prostitution and human trafficking.” Then, with no federal court order […]
LONG ISLAND — Ever since the election, law firms that focus on immigration — whether assisting individuals, or businesses employing foreign nationals — are spending a lot of time fielding questions from concerned clients. With the Trump administration’s position on immigration unclear, attorneys say they’ve seen a spike in inquiries as clients seek to navigate […]
Johnny Ray Davis, most recently a resident of Ohio, has pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to making a false statement to officers of the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The charge carries a maximum penalty of five years in prison, a fine of $250,000 or both. Assistant U.S. […]
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s principal legal advisor has issued a memo directing all ICE attorneys to begin a systematic review of immigration cases. The review will determine which cases should be slated for deportation proceedings and which should be placed on hold consistent with the Obama administration’s enforcement priorities. In August the administration announced […[...]
More than 2,900 convicted criminal aliens, including 30 in upstate New York, have been arrested as part of a seven-day national “cross check” enforcement operation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The 30 charged in upstate New York had prior criminal convictions ...
Although the State of New York notified the Department of Homeland Security of its intent to opt out of the federal Secure Communities Program, Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director John Morton informed Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week ...
NEW YORK — Nasdaq and Intercontinental Exchange on Monday withdrew their joint $11 billion bid for the parent of the New York Stock Exchange after the U.S. Department of Justice informed the companies that it would pursue a lawsuit to block the deal.
They’re back — but not by popular demand. “They” are “no-match” letters from the Social Security Administration, and they’re giving employers a headache. The SSA started sending out no-match letters at the beginning of April ...
NEW YORK CITY — Nasdaq and IntercontinentalExchange are reaching out directly to the shareholders of the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange in its unsolicited bid to acquire the exchange owner.
BUFFALO — An innocent Buffalo businessman whose home was raided near dawn last week by gun-toting federal agents has received an apology from law enforcement officials. Agents from Immigration & Customs Enforcement working on a child pornography case ...
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- Fourth Department – Mental Hygiene Law: Charles L. v. State of New York
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- Second Circuit – Magnuson-Stevens Act: State of New York v. Raimondo
- Fourth Department – Plea: People v. Davis
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