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Atty. Maria Rita Reyes-Stuby


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Quantum of proof

Gender inequality. Is it an  issue some  societies in the world have relegated to the past?   The trend to recognize same-sex marriages is picking up.  Women are  accepted (sometimes grudgingly) as equals in areas of employment, world leadership and … Continue reading

December 21, 2017

USCIS forms updated

True to one of its promised  immigration policies, the present administration is implementing its extreme vetting.  Since it took over the White House a year ago, attempts to reform the U.S. immigration rules and procedures, have been persistent and bold … Continue reading

December 14, 2017

Automatic citizenship and the US Department of State

In this day and age, the best travel document in your hands would be a U.S. passport.  Hence the  sense of urgency among immigrants to become U.S citizens.  International travel and the   globalization drumbeat, among others, prompts members of … Continue reading

November 23, 2017

DACA: What now?

Your guess is as good as mine.  Last Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the President, through Attorney General Sessions, announced that the DACA program under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is being rescinded effective the very same day.   Since … Continue reading

September 14, 2017

FOIA request

Doing it right from the  start should be the only ‘rule of thumb’ when emigrating to the U.S.  Aliens come to this country for a wide array of reasons, the more common  is  to join their family and reside here … Continue reading

August 31, 2017

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