Hablamos Espanol? Welcome to Removal Proceedings!

I saw, with a real sense of disgust, the videos that have circulated recently on the internet. First, I saw the video of the attorney, who has taken an oath to protect rights, rail at a restaurant because other patrons were speaking Spanish. Second, I saw the Border Patrol agent speak to two United States…

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Sessions v. Dimaya: Relief at Last

Today, the Supreme Court ruled in Sessions v. Dimaya, that the crime of violence statute allowing removal of aggravated felons unconstitutional. This will have grave consequences for people currently in removal proceedings for “crimes of violence” and those with removal orders for these crimes. What is a “Crime of Violence” Aggravated Felony? The Immigration and…

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Fidel Castro is Dead, now what?

I was stunned this morning From hearing that Fidel Castro’s dead. The relationships between the United States and Cuba nation have been thawing recently. They are election of Donald Trump and the death of Fidel Castro are definitely going to change US -Cuba relations for the long-term. Obama promised that the embargo would be lifted…

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Attorney Ahmad Yakzan Participates in Discussion about the Global Refugee Crisis

Attorney Ahmad Yakzan participated in a discussion about the international refugee crisis. The discussion was held at Stetson University College of Law and included experts on international law. Attorney Yakzan spoke about his experience in representing high profile individuals in affirmative asylum filings in the United States. He also discussed his recent visit to Lebanon…

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Attorney Ahmad Yakzan Featured in GEO Magazine in a Story about the American Dream™

Attorney Ahmad Yakzan, the founder and the managing attorney of American Dream™ Law Office PLLC, was featured in a story discussing the American Dream™. The story was written by journalist Jurgen Schaefer of GEO Deutschland, in Germany. The magazine publishes human interest stories. The story featured other individuals experiencing and helping other people achieve their American…

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Don’t Run Away from Cops!

Thinking about running away from the cops? If you are an immigrant, you should think twice before you do . The Eleventh Circuit ruled recently that aggravated fleeing under Florida Statute 316.1935(4)(a) is an aggravated felony for immigration purposes. The Respondent appealed the Board’s decision upholding the immigration judge’s decision ordering his removal. He was…

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