Immigration lawyers are gearing up to fight for their LGBT clients applying for marriage-based immigration visas. They say fears about being outed could stop some from applying.
Results related to “DOMA”
by Imara Jones on June 26 2013, 2:07PM
The high court’s decision will mean LGBT couples of color will have access to more than 1,000 legal benefits through marriage.
by Jamilah King on June 26 2013, 11:55AM
The fight for LGBT equity is far from over. But today, let’s celebrate love.
In striking down the DOMA, the Supreme Court also settles a hotly debated issue immigration reform: should LGBT US citizens be allowed to sponsor their partners for green cards. Yes, the court says.
The immigration reform bill from the Senate Gang of Eight appears unlikely to include language that would allow gay and lesbian citizens to petition for green cards for their non-citizen partners.
by Brentin Mock on March 28 2013, 3:46PM
Once again, with gay rights in the news, a black commentator tries to talk a fake debate into existence.