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Delays by the President or Congress are unacceptable: National leader in LGBT immigration law urges all decision makers to move forward now on reform and relief

PRESS RELEASE May 28, 2014 May 28, 2014 – Immigration Equality, the national leader in LGBT immigration law, urges all decision makers in Washington D.C.  to move toward creating more … Read more

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#Not1More: Stop Deportations action in front of the White House

PRESS RELEASE April 29, 2014 April 29, 2014 – Today, LGBT immigrant activists, led by Immigration Equality, hosted a press conference and action in front of the White House. They … Read more

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LGBT immigrant activists will join the #Not1More: Stop Deportations action in front of the White House on Tuesday, April 29th

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Deportation can be a death sentence for LGBT immigrants

In the next few weeks, the Obama administration will have deported 2 million people. On April 5th, Immigration Equality will stand in solidarity with NDLON (the National Day Laborer Organizing Network) and organizations across the country to raise our collective voice in a National Day of Action for Deportation Relief. Read more

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Gay Indian Couple Jailed . . . in America

Immigration Equality is representing two gay men from India who have been detained in immigration jail in El Paso, Texas for six months. This week India’s high court reinstated criminal penalties for being gay, making it even more dangerous for the couple to return. Read more

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