Chicago ‘Dreamer’ Sues Fed Over Texas Immigration Block

Law360, San Francisco (October 12, 2016, 4:37 PM EDT) — A Chicago resident hit the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services with a suit in Illinois federal court Wednesday, alleging a Texas federal judge’s decision to block new rules loosening restrictions on immigrant work permits is “unlawfully broad” and does not apply to his case.

José Lopez, who was born in Mexico and has lived in the United States for 21 years, alleged that the agency improperly revoked his three-year work permit granted under an expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Lopez argued that the USCIS…

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