Amid fear of deportation, reports on sexual abuse and domestic violence have declined significantly compared to last year.
Tags: Domestic Violence | Immigration | Women
Housing lawyers are reporting a troubling trend: Landlords exploiting the growing fear of immigration authorities to evict tenants, raise rents, and clear residents from gentrifying neighborhoods.
Tags: Domestic Violence | Immigration
While other undocumented communities are growing more vocal, undocumented Asian and Pacific Islanders face stigma.
Tags: Immigration | Minorities: Asian/Pacific Islander
Organization Type: Research/Policy/Organizing
LAAC Membership Type: Members
Lists: IOLTA-Funded, Support Centers
Tags: Asylum, Domestic Violence, Human Rights, Human Trafficking, Immigration, LGBT, Women
There is no reason for schools to know a students' immigration status, and by requiring that information advocates fear fewer immigrant families will send their children to school.
Tags: Children | Education | Immigration
This presentation will discuss language access rights under various federal and state laws and regulation including Title VI and Government Code 11135, and rights in specific programs including CalWORKs, CalFresh, Medi-Cal and public and subsidized housing programs. This presentation will also discuss recent changes in language access rights in California courts, and will discuss how to enforce language access rights.