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LALDEF Launches Bond and Deportation Fund

We have launched our Bond and Deportation Fund! Anyone who has retained an attorney for deportation defense OR has a court date scheduled to post bond is eligible to apply for UP TO $1,000 in funding. Applications can be found at laldef.org/bond-and-deportation-fund in English and laldef.org/fondo-de-fianza-y-deportacion in Spanish. Funding will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. Help us…
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Know Your Rights and Protect Your Family

Regardless of your legal status, you have rights. In June of 2019, the President announced there will be ICE raids in communities across the United States to begin deporting the millions of people without status in the country. Although the raids have not started, it is important to start educating yourself about your rights and…
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Advocate for NJ Licenses for All NJ Residents

The real human impact of delay on licenses: parents detained by ICE because they couldn’t show a NJ driver’s licenses & facing deportation and family separation.  Speaker Craig Coughlin, Assemblywoman Annette Quijano, thousands of NJ residents need access to driver’s licenses now! Work with your colleagues to pass A4743 now! We can’t leave New Jerseyans behind! 
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