Jan 18, 2014

Japan to ease permanent resident conditions for foreign professionals

The government is considering relaxing requirements for highly skilled foreigners to obtain permanent residency status in Japan as it expects them to help enhance the nation’s international competitiveness, according to government sources. The government plans to submit a bill to revise the immigration control ...

Jan 16, 2014

Border Patrol rights violations alleged, probe sought

Border Patrol agents at southern Arizona checkpoints routinely violate the constitutional rights of U.S. citizens with illegal searches and other actions although the stops are supposed to be limited to immigration enforcement, according to a complaint filed Wednesday. The letter from the American Civil ...