August 2, 2019

Attorney Yesenia Acosta Quoted in Forthcoming Book

Information and a quote provided by immigration attorney Yesenia Acosta will be featured in the upcoming book Transnational Marriage Migration and Partner Migration: Constellations of Security, Citizenship, and Rights, by author Eithne Luibheid.
July 30, 2019

New Ruling Could Limit Asylum Claims

A new rule from the U.S. Attorney General's office would make it more difficult for members of families targeted by gang violence to receive asylum in the United States. 
July 26, 2019
Criminal Defense

Facing Criminal Charges for Domestic Violence

When an argument with a loved one gets out of hand, flared tempers and the activation of fight or flight instincts can kick in.  Sometimes the result is an incident of domestic violence.
July 24, 2019

Why You Need Car Insurance in California

Uninsured drivers involved in a car accident through no fault of their own cannot be compensated for non-economic losses, such as pain and suffering, unless the at-fault driver was under the influence. This rule severely limits the legal options available for uninsured drivers.
July 19, 2019
Undocumented Uncertainty

Threat of ICE Raids Linger

For immigrants who feel that they are being targeted for a mass raid, knowing your rights can be the most powerful defense against detention.