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Update on U visas: Reports on CIS Discussions. Gail Pendleton Sonia Parras Konrad This project is supported by Grant No. 2009-TA-AX-K009 awarded by the United States Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

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Update on U visas: Reports on CIS Discussions

  • Gail Pendleton

  • Sonia Parras Konrad

  • This project is supported by Grant No. 2009-TA-AX-K009

  • awarded by the United States Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

  • The opinions, findings, and recommendations expressed in this document are those of the author(s)

  • and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

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GOAL:TO PROVIDE PARTICIPANTS AN UPDATE ON THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS AT THE VCS ON U VISAS

FOR ADDITIONAL TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PLEASE DIRECT YOUR QUESTIONS TO:

[email protected]

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Processing Update

  • Adjudicator number and training

  • Cases Adjudicated numbers

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Framing Your Claim: CIS Suggestions

  • Applicant declarations

  • Organizing your evidence

  • Explaining your evidence

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Work Authorization

  • Bona fide standard: Who does it help?

  • What is the standard?

  • What about those who can’t get bona fide decisions?

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Certification suggestions from CIS

  • Authority to sign

  • What crime

  • Indirect victims

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Indirect & “Bystander” Victims

  • Status of “direct” victim?

  • Who can be indirect victim?

  • What crimes?

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Showing Substantial Abuse

  • Best sources

  • What CIS wants to see

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Overcoming Inadmissibility

  • What CIS is looking for: inadmissibility

  • What CIS is looking for: waivers

  • Future inadmissibility

  • Reinstatement strategy

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Derivatives

  • Aging out if old interim relief

  • Aging out for adjustment

  • What if not included before?

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Beyond Basic Procedures

  • Interim relief

  • Detention & removal

  • Lawful permanent residents seeking Us

  • Expediting other cases

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Outside the US

  • Processing from outside

  • Traveling once you have the U

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Adjustment of Status Update

  • Ongoing discussion issues

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