Department of Homeland Security

The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights under Law of Texas together with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund has filed a class action lawsuit against the DHS on behalf of lawful permanent residents whose rights are violated when they are refused temporary proof of their lawful status. Texas immigrants who have won their lawful permanent resident status in Immigration Court are being deterred from working, going to school, or traveling abroad by the Department of Homeland Security.

To obtain more information about this case or to file an official claim, please contact Javier Maldonado of the Texas Lawyers' Committee at: 210-277-1603 extention 307

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If you or a loved one has been refused temporary proof of your lawful status, you may qualify for damages or remedies that may be awarded in a possible class action lawsuit. Please fill in our form on the right to submit your complaint and we will have a lawyer review your complaint.

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