Judge Blocks Green Card Denials for Poorer Immigrants
|10/12/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A federal judge in New York on Friday temporarily blocked President Donald Trump from implementing a plan to deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other government benefits.
U.S. District Judge George Daniels’ ruling came just four days before the Trump administration was set to start enforcing new rules that would disqualify immigrants from getting legal U.S. residency if they were likely to become a burden on public welfare programs.
In his ruling, Daniels said Trump was redefining immigration rules that had stood since the late 1800s with a read more >>>