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A warm welcome to the U.S., but only for some.Paula Solian for Documented

This Russian Blacksmith Was Declared a Public Charge in 1913

The government has deemed immigrants “public charges” since people were arriving at Ellis Island by boat.

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Court Use of Video Teleconferencing Causes Case Slowdown

The immigration courts at Varick Street in New York are still using video teleconferencing for hearings five months after protests ended.

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Early Arrival: Bronx DA Will Let Jury Trial Stand

Wednesday's Edition of Early Arrival: Troy Weighs Sanctuary Resolution — Algorithm to Make Terrorism Determinations Abroad — Asylum Fee Considered

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New York City Has Yet to Fund Census Outreach, Community Organizations Say

Lack of funding could imperil getting an accurate count in immigrant-heavy neighborhoods.