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USCIS to Welcome More Than 18,000 New Citizens During Annual Constitution Day and Citizenship Day Celebration
Agency's Partnerships with Libraries, National Parks Highlighted
USCIS Celebrates Constitution Day and Citizenship Day with Special Naturalization Ceremonies
USCIS Helps Get Conviction of Former Immigration Consultant in San Jose
Evelyn Sineneng-Smith, 66, was convicted by a federal jury on July 30, 2013 of three counts of encouraging illegal immigration for personal gain, and three counts of mail fraud. A federal grand jury indicted her in July of 2010 after a three-year investigation involving five federal agencies: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), the U.S. Department of Labor, the Internal Revenue Service’s Criminal Investigation and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.
The United States to Welcome More Than 7,800 New Citizens during Independence Day Celebrations
Citizenship candidates to take Oath at baseball parks, historic landmarks, major battle sites
Implementation of the Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act
USCIS Redesigns Replacement Citizenship and Naturalization Certificates
USCIS Celebrates 2013 Independence Day with Special Naturalization Ceremonies
USCIS celebrates Independence Day by welcoming thousands of new citizens in special naturalization ceremonies across the nation. Independence Day celebrations run July 1-5, 2013. A list of highlighted ceremonies are below:
New York Man Indicted for Defrauding Victims in Immigration Scam
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., today announced the indictment of Martin Mannert, 41, for stealing tens of thousands of dollars from victims of a scam after falsely representing himself as someone qualified to provide assistance with immigration benefit applications.
DHS Announces Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Syria
Registration and Re-registration Periods Open June 17, 2013
Temporary Protected Status Extended for Salvadorans