Advantages and Disadvantages of Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Aliens.
Suffering discrimination in a home country alone is generally not enough to win an asylum case in the United States.
Failing to appear for a scheduled immigration court hearing can have serious consequences for individuals in the U.S. immigration system.
Individuals who have entered the United States illegally (i.e., without inspection) are not eligible to adjust their status to permanent resident (i.e., a green card), even if they are eligible for an employer-sponsored visa.
Immediate relatives of U.S. citizens may be eligible for lawful permanent residence (i.e., a green card) through a family-based immigrant visa petition.
DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is a program the Obama administration implemented in 2012.