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Travel Update: Mexico and Canada

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has advised of the following travel restrictions: Beginning on January 22, 2022, DHS will require non-U.S. individuals seeking to enter the United States via land ports of entry and ferry terminals at the U.S.-Mexico and...

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USCIS has announced that in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the agency is extending the flexibilities with any requests relating to the below types of matters, issued between March 1, 2020 and March 26, 2022.

Requests for Evidence; Continuations to Request Evidence (N-14); Notices of Intent to Deny; Notices of Intent to Revoke; Notices of Intent to Rescind; Notices of Intent to Terminate regional centers; and Motions to Reopen an N-400 Pursuant to 8 CFR 335.5, Receipt of...

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United States to Lift Longstanding Travel Restrictions

The White House will lift COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated international visitors starting Nov. 8. The U.S. first placed a travel ban on anyone coming from China and it was then extended by the Trump and Biden administrations to other countries. Under...

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Updated Facial Coverings Policy at USCIS Field Offices

USCIS recently posted the following updates relating to policy on facial coverings:  USCIS Response to COVID-19  Everyone 2 years of age or older who has not been fully vaccinated must wear facial coverings.A person is considered fully vaccinated two...

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  • Lawmakers Ask DHS To Probe Boston's Low Asylum Rate May 27, 2022
    Massachusetts Sen. Edward Markey and seven other members of Congress have asked the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's inspector general to conduct a review of the Boston asylum office, which a recent study found grants asylum applications at a rate that's nearly half of the national average.