Judy London

Public Counsel

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Directing attorney at Public Counsel’s Immigration Rights Project in Los Angeles and Adjunct Professor of Law at UCLA Law School

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President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program gives temporary legal status to so-called Dreamers, undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S.

What happens to Dreamers if Trump rescinds DACA?

President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program gives temporary legal status to so-called Dreamers, undocumented immigrants who entered the U.S.

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Congress failed to pass the so-called “Dream Act,” granting citizenship to illegal immigrants brought to this country as children and raised as Americans.  But President Obama ordered…

Mini Dream Act Rolls Out in Los Angeles

Congress failed to pass the so-called “Dream Act,” granting citizenship to illegal immigrants brought to this country as children and raised as Americans.  But President Obama ordered…

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When he decided to  block the deportation  of some undocumented immigrants brought here by their parents, President Obama emphasized the limitations of his executive order.

Los Angeles and Obama's Modified Dream Act

When he decided to block the deportation of some undocumented immigrants brought here by their parents, President Obama emphasized the limitations of his executive order.

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