Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Know Your Rights: Immigration

The Trump Administration has been unrelenting in issuing anti-immigrant policies and executive orders. Make sure you know what's going on with our compilation of Know Your Rights resources. Click on the arrows to expand each category.

Trinh V. Vitiello Community Advisory (Important information for the Vietnamese community about Vietnamese refugees that are currently dealing with deportation and detainment cases. 

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is accepting DACA Renewal applications (Here's what you should know if you qualify for a renewal, as of the information published by USCIS on Janaury 13, 2018).

A guide to fighting Trump's lawsuit against California (March 15, 2018)

Your AB60 License is still valid (March 22, 2018)

DACA

Updated DACA Resources can be found here.

General Immigration

  • How do the latest executive orders impact immigration? - Resource by Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles, summarizing the three immigration executive orders: border security, interior enforcement, and the Muslim ban. Includes resources at the bottom to report immigration fraud and see if you are eligible for immigration relief. 

Muslim Ban

Travel

ICE Visits

AMEMSA Communities

Know Your Rights Cards

Workplace Immigration Raids

In this current climate, workplace immigration raids have been occuring. We want you to be as protected as possible. 

Know Your Rights: Digital Data & Social Media

While crossing the border, border agents may demand access to your digital data or social media. Here are some things to keep in mind. Created by Electric Frontier Foundation.

Public Charge

For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
हिंदी 855.971.2552

ត្រូវការជំនួយជាភាសាខ្មែរ:

800.867.3126
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395

 

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.