AIC and NIRP File TPS Adjustment Class Action

Moreno v. Nielsen, 1:18-cv-01135 (E.D.N.Y., Feb. 22, 2018)

On February 22, 2018, the American Immigration Council, the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, and several Temporary Protected Status holders filed a class action lawsuit against officials at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in a federal district court in New York, challenging the government’s unlawful practice of depriving certain Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders with close family relationships or employment in the United States from becoming lawful permanent residents...Read More.