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UJC AND CLEARY GOTTLIEB FOIA LITIGATION OBTAINS DOCUMENTS ON USCIS BLANK SPACES POLICY

2020-11-13T16:06:20+00:00November 13th, 2020|

Today, the Urban Justice Center’s Domestic Violence Project (DVP) released internal U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) records revealing the rushed implementation and devastating impact of USCIS’s “no-blanks” policy, which purports to empower USCIS to reject U-visa petitions, among other immigration applications, solely because they contain blank answer fields.... Over the past nine months, USCIS has utilized the no-blanks policy to reject properly-filed U-visa petitions for trivial and nonsensical reasons, such as when the “middle name” field in a U-visa petition is left blank because the crime victim has no middle name.

Marketing and Communications Volunteer

2020-04-23T16:02:46+00:00April 23rd, 2020|

The Domestic Violence Project at the Urban Justice Center is seeking to hire a Intern/Volunteer to assist with DVP’s virtual outreach campaign during this COVID-19 health crisis. Anticipating sharp increases in domestic violence alongside a troubling economic climate for fundraising, DVP is searching for someone who can create compelling storytelling through different platforms to effectively spread DVPs mission to victims as well as build relationships and partnerships with potential donors.