Topics :: deportation
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By Dave Gram | Monday Sep 9, 2013
Two same-sex married couples in Vermont are celebrating their new immigration status after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling cleared the way for the foreign-born spouse in each to gain legal residency in the country.
By Akeem Favor | Tuesday Feb 5, 2013
For gays in places where the social stigma against homosexuality makes life dangerous, proposed legislation may place a temporary stay on claims for permanent resident status cases. But for now, they wait.
By Amy Taxin and Lisa Leff | Monday Aug 6, 2012
Amid pressure from Democratic lawmakers, Homeland Security officials reiterated Friday that a foreigner’s longstanding same-sex relationship with a U.S. citizen could help stave off the threat of deportation.
By Amy Taxin | Friday Jul 13, 2012
A lesbian couple filed a federal lawsuit in California on Thursday seeking to solve their immigration woes and put a stop to the deportation of same-sex spouses.
By Dave Gram | Wednesday May 23, 2012
A married lesbian couple living in Vermont who were threatened with being separated by federal immigration authorities have been granted a reprieve.
By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday May 8, 2012
The deportation process of an African man, who sought asylum in the United Kingdom and claims he is gay, has been halted.
By Kilian Melloy | Monday May 17, 2010
An openly gay Nigerian soccer player named Cletus B. was deported from Austria despite harsh laws in his home country that would subject him to the death penalty for his sexual orientation.
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