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Nebraska Organizations take Joint Position on August 8 Immigration Raids in Nebraska

Media Release | August 9, 2018

August 8, 2018 — Nebraska immigrant advocacy organizations (Center for Rural Affairs, Centro Hispano Comunitario de Nebraska, Heartland Workers Center, Immigrant Legal Center, and the Multicultural Coalition of Grand Island, Nebraska Appleseed) condemn the arrests of hard-working Nebraskans and the tearing apart of families in a joint response to Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids across … Continue reading "Nebraska Organizations take Joint Position on August 8 Immigration Raids in Nebraska"

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Nebraska Supreme Court Issues Precedent Decisions in Support of SIJ Relief

Advocacy Media Release | July 27, 2018

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Thursday, July 19, 2018 Contact: Magdalena Cazarez, Communications and Development Assistant 402.504.0074 Magdalena@immigrantlc.org   Omaha, NE – The Immigrant Legal Center applauds the Nebraska Supreme Court’s twin precedent decisions issued today reaffirming that eligible abused, abandoned, and neglected immigrant youth in Nebraska are entitled to obtain the state court orders needed to pursue … Continue reading "Nebraska Supreme Court Issues Precedent Decisions in Support of SIJ Relief"

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Legislative Bill 670 is Law: A Necessary Step to Qualifying for SIJ Relief

Advocacy Media Release | July 19, 2018

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Thursday, July 19, 2018 Contact: Dawn Bashara, Communications and Development Director 402.898.1349 Dawn@immigrantlc.org Omaha, NE – On April 23, 2018, Legislative Bill 670 (which included Legislative Bill 826 as an amendment) was signed into law by Governor Pete Ricketts. LB 826 was introduced by Senator Tony Vargas on January 4, 2018. The … Continue reading "Legislative Bill 670 is Law: A Necessary Step to Qualifying for SIJ Relief"

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Immigrant Legal Center raises $78,500 during Omaha Gives

Events | May 25, 2018

Hello friends, Thank you to all of our generous supporters for your #OmahaGives and #PottawattamieGives donations! We surpassed our goal and raised over $78,500!  . Although 2017 demonstrated more aggressive decisions against our immigrant neighbors, we’ve made positive efforts to move forward. Immigrant Legal Center is getting stronger. Your Omaha Gives donations positively impacts the lives of … Continue reading "Immigrant Legal Center raises $78,500 during Omaha Gives"

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“We Are All Dreamers” Campaign U2’s Bono Provides Message of Support

Media Release | May 16, 2018

OMAHA – Wednesday, May 16, 2018 – Immigrant Legal Center (ILC) is tremendously grateful to have worked with Bono, lead singer of rock band U2, on the “We Are All Dreamers Campaign” – housed online and on social media platforms – to show support for Dreamers, the immigrant youth eligible for the 2017 DREAM Act. … Continue reading "“We Are All Dreamers” Campaign U2’s Bono Provides Message of Support"

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