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2018
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Feb. 25: DACA renewal and immigration know your rights clinic – Brooklyn Law School

AALDEF staff attorney Annie Wang will speak at our free DACA renewal clinic and know your rights immigration legal clinic on Sunday, February 25, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm, at Brooklyn Law School.…

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Feb. 3, 2018 – DACA renewal presentations and workshops

AALDEF is participating in two Know Your Rights events on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) on Saturday, February 3: From 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm, AALDEF is provide free legal assistance at a…

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New AALDEF guidance on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

UPDATED 3.8.18: Download the latest Feb. 2018 AALDEF DACA guidance here. On January 9, 2018, a federal district judge in California temporarily blocked the Trump administration’s cancellation of the…

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2017
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Remembering Vivian Cheng-Khanna, 1955 – 2017

Vivian Cheng-Khanna had an intellect refined at a top college and law school, but the easygoing manner of a friend who had all afternoon to hear what was on your mind. While practicing law in some of…

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New AALDEF poll: 2,538 Asian American voters in 2017 elections; 59% disapprove of Trump’s job performance

According to a nonpartisan exit poll of 2,538 Asian American voters in the 2017 elections, Asian Americans strongly supported Democratic candidates in four states–Virginia, New Jersey, Massachusetts…

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AALDEF calls on Asian Americans to mobilize for a clean DREAM Act

AALDEF is among the 18 Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) immigrant advocacy, labor, civil rights, community health, service provider, and undocumented youth groups calling for a new…

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AALDEF to conduct Asian American Exit Poll and monitor poll sites in NYC, Boston, NJ and VA on Election Day

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), a New York-based national civil rights organization, will dispatch attorneys and volunteers to document voter problems and the…

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Volunteers needed for Asian American Election Protection 2017

AALDEF seeks volunteers to defend Asian American voting rights in the November 2017 elections in Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Virginia. In past elections, Asian Americans have faced a…

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