Lincoln-Goldfinch Law – Facebook Live: Citizenship Process
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Lincoln-Goldfinch Law – Facebook Live: Citizenship Process

by on August 27, 2018 in Blog

English and Spanish Video: Austin immigration attorney Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch and her assistant Roxana discuss the citizenship process. Our Lincoln-Goldfinch Law team joins us today answering citizenship questions and talking about the process from personal experience. La abogada de inmigracion en Austin Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch y su asistente Roxana hablan sobre el proceso de la ciudadania. El…

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Scary Mommy Exclusive: Mom Detained At The Border Is Finally Released, To Be Reunited With Son

by on July 7, 2018 in Blog

By Christine Organ Emma (name changed), a Guatemalan mother seeking asylum, who had been separated from her young son, was recently released from a detention center in Texas on Friday, July 6 and will soon be reunited with her family. Scary Mommy was there for her release and she spoke exclusively to Scary Mommy immediately…

How A Child Moves Through A Broken Immigration System
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How A Child Moves Through A Broken Immigration System

by on June 22, 2018 in Blog

—– EMILY DREYFUSS AND ISSIE LAPOWSKY —- AS AN IMMIGRATION attorney working along the US-Mexico border in McAllen, Texas, Carlos García says he’s seen “a lot of sad stuff” over the years. But what he encountered at the McAllen federal courthouse Tuesday left him lost for words. “You walk into the courtroom and there are 90 people waiting to be…

We are in an emergency
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We are in an emergency

by on June 20, 2018 in Blog

I imagine this is what it feels like to be an emergency responder – a highway patrolman on the scene of an accident, a firefighter, or an emergency room nurse. You are aware that chaos and suffering surround you, but you put your head down and focus on the task at hand. You know that…

Asylum Decision is A Nail In The Coffin
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Asylum Decision is A Nail In The Coffin

by on June 15, 2018 in Blog

Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch, who has practiced immigration law in Austin for around a decade, calls Sessions’ decision “a nail in the coffin.” She worries asylum cases won’t make it past the first step, which is what’s called a credible fear interview. “So asylum officers are going to take this decision by the attorney general and they’re…

The Lowest Moment In My Career
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The Lowest Moment In My Career

by on June 8, 2018 in Blog

Yesterday, I met with a mother whose 5-year-old son was literally pulled out of her arms by a Border Patrol Offier while she and her son cried and begged for him not to be taken. She is an asylum seeker who fled death threats in her country. She has not seen or spoken to her…

USCIS to Begin Using More Secure Mail Delivery Service
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USCIS to Begin Using More Secure Mail Delivery Service

by on May 7, 2018 in Blog

WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that the agency will begin phasing in use of the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) Signature Confirmation Restricted Delivery service to mail Green Cards and other secure documents beginning April 30, 2018. The first phase will affect documents that need to be re-mailed because they have been…