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Civil Rights Groups File Briefs Opposing Anti-Immigrant Law

Apr 12 2012

India West

More than 100 civil rights organizations, members of Congress, and former immigration officials last month sent 22 amicus briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court opposing Arizona’s controversial SB 1070 legislation, one of the nation’s harshest anti-immigrant measures.

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亞太法律中心 入藉服務

Apr 11 2012

Taiwan Daily

(記者林蓮華/洛杉磯報導)亞太法律中心為鼓勵亞太裔選民登記及入籍,將擴充服務範圍,協助移民提供每月兩次入籍服務,由於要參加11月總統選舉投票,需在4月21日前提交入籍,因此會在每月第一及第三個週五下午一點至四點進行。

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Những hiểu lầm liên quan đến ly dị

Apr 10 2012

Nguoi Viet

Ngọc Nguyễn, Esq. (Asian Pacific American Legal Center)
Ðỗ Dzũng/Người Việt (chuyển ngữ)

Hiểu lầm 1: Tại California, vợ chồng có nghĩa là đàn ông và phụ nữ sống chung trong 10 năm.

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Reconocen a defensores de los inmigrantes

Apr 6 2012

La Raza

El asambleísta Gil Cedillo, el activista Stewart Kwoh, los trabajadores de lavado de autos que lograron formar un sindicato y los 34 abogados que conforman una red de defensa de inmigrantes fueron los homenajeados esta noche durante la gala anual de CHIRLA que este año fue bautizada como “Caminos a la promesa”.

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CHIRLA destaca labor de abogados y sindicatos

Apr 6 2012

La Opinion

El asambleísta Gil Cedillo, el activista Stewart Kwoh, los trabajadores de lavado de autos que lograron formar un sindicato y los 34 abogados que conforman una red de defensa de inmigrantes fueron los homenajeados la noche del jueves durante la gala anual de CHIRLA que este año fue bautizada como "Caminos a la promesa".

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April 21st deadline to file citizenship applications to vote in November election

Apr 4 2012

Asian Journal

LOS ANGELES – The Asian Pacific American Legal Center (APALC), a member of the Asian American Center for Advancing Justice, is expanding its free citizenship application clinics to help more immigrants become American citizens. Through these clinics, APALC hopes to empower future citizens by giving them the tools to make a difference in their communities.

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