Category Archives: Immigration

Seeking Immigration Assistance After Conviction

nlpa blog 5 10-08-14If you are not a citizen of the United States and you are convicted of a crime, you often will end up serving time in United States prisons. When you are convicted of a crime, it is not unusual for you to also be threatened with the possibility of deportation once you are finished with the sentence. This not only means returning to your own country but usually more time in jail.

Those who have immigration problems while in prison will not be allowed furloughs while serving time. Many of these people have to serve more time than they might usually because they aren’t allowed release to halfway homes or places like these. It is important to get immigration assistance to help fight the USCIS detainer to make your prison sentence easier.

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Deportation and Immigration Assistance for Those Who Want to Stay or Go

nlpa blog 5 8-12-14In America, there is a paradox of holding foreign criminals for crimes committed here while many who want to stay in America are facing deportation when they want to stay. Under the International Treaty Transfer Program, foreign citizens serving time for crimes committed in America may be deported home to their own countries before the sentence is completed.

For those who are being deported because they are not citizens of the United States, there are many legal avenues that can help prevent deportation. Immigration assistance is available to help those who are not citizens understand the options that they have when they’re being deported back to their home country. This assistance can help make navigating the application to stay a lot easier.

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