Topics :: GLBT immigrants
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By Conswella Bennett | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Though LGBT groups remain optimistic on an inclusive LGBT immigration bill, some have raised concern that the gay amendments could destroy the bill’s chances of becoming law.
By Michelle Lim | Friday Mar 8, 2013
Having Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas come out in support of undocumented gay immigrants gave a voice to immigrants across the U.S. Now they hope that the passage of the DREAM Act will allow them to stay in the place they call home.
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 Kilian Melloy | Thursday Jun 23, 2011
A bill to reform immigration law and extend a measure of protection to GLBT bi-national families has been introduced in the Senate, garnering plaudits from family equality advocates.
By Suzanne Gamboa | Thursday Apr 14, 2011
A civil rights complaint alleges systemic abuse and neglect of gay and transgender immigrants while in custody at facilities owned or contracted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Friday Mar 18, 2011
LGBT group, Veterans for Peace, have secured a permit to march in the first alternative St. Patrick’s Day Parade for those denied access to the annual Boston event.
By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Feb 8, 2011
An American organization that assists GLBT asylum seekers reports that it helped a record number of gays from hostile home countries secure safe haven in 2010.
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