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Atty. Daniel Hanlon

Atty. Daniel Hanlon Daniel P. Hanlon is a California State Bar Certified Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law and a principal of Hanlon Law Group, PC, located at 225 S. Lake Ave., 11th Floor in Pasadena, California; tel. No. (626) 585-8005. Hanlon Law Group, PC is a "full-service Immigration Law firm."

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The immigration effect of false claims to us citizenship

FALSELY claiming to be a US citizen can be a fatal mistake for non-citizens hoping to one day enter the US or obtain/maintain US resident status. Alongside fake marriages, drug and domestic violence offenses and terrorism grounds, false claims to … Continue reading

May 30, 2015

Prop 47 and new deportation relief

ON Tuesday November 4, 2014, California Voters approved Proposition 47, which brings sweeping changes to California criminal law and procedure that will affect thousands of immigrants facing deportation due to pending and prior criminal cases.  The “Safe Neighborhood and Schools … Continue reading

March 21, 2015

Work permits for H-4 spouses of H-1B visa holders

ON February 24, 2015, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) announced that on May 26, 2015 it will accept applications to grant employment eligibility to certain H–4 spouses married to H–1B workers. Although this new rule was announced by the … Continue reading

February 28, 2015

Bush-appointed judge halts executive action

Obama to seek immediate stay of order ON Monday, February 16, 2015, US District Judge Andrew S. Hanen in Brownsville, TX, granted a temporary injunction temporarily halting Obama’s executive action expansions that were set to go into effect on February … Continue reading

February 21, 2015

New rules for Section 212(C)

REVERSING what has been over 5 years of illogical jurisprudence Immigration Judges (“IJs”) and the Board of Immigration Appeals (“BIA”), the US Supreme Court recently rejected the BIA’s decisions in Matter of Blake, 23 I&N Dec. 722 (BIA 2005), and … Continue reading

February 14, 2015

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