Tag - green card backlog

Lawsuit by Indians to protect aged-out children in US dismissed


A class-action lawsuit, filed in a US court by several Indian families, to protect the rights of children who will age out or turn 21, while the family is in queue for a green card, has been dismissed by a magistrate judge. The silver lining, however, is that the judge drew a reference to the...

US House passes sweeping legal immigration reforms


Mumbai: Sweeping reforms to the legal immigration system were passed by the US House last Friday – one that will perhaps mitigate the anguish caused to the Indian diaspora who face a decades long backlog for a green card. The Build Back Better (BBB) Act - the $ 2.2 trillion package of spending and tax...