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Mexicans crossing the border with mules! No, not burros, shoes!

Hurwitz Holt, APLC's attorney, Matthew G. Holt, is quoted in blog for his response to Rep. Brian Bilbray, R-Solana Beach, who said law enforcement professionals could spot illegal immigrants by the way they dress.

Best Lawyers in San Diego March 2012

Our own Matthew Holt with Hurwitz Holt APLC was recently voted one of the Best Immigration Lawyers in San Diego

Issa bill would increase visas for highly educated immigrants

A bill introduced by Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista, earlier this month would increase the number of visas available to people with math and science degrees and eliminate a decades-old program that gives people from around the world what could be their only opportunity to come to the country legally.

Proposed bill would speed up illegal immigrant deportation cases

Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-El Cajon, said Tuesday that he plans to introduce a bill that would expedite the removal of thousands of illegal immigrants whose deportation cases are log-jammed in immigration courts. The announcement comes just days after White House officials announced a plan to review about 300,000 deportation cases and cancel all cases except those of criminal immigrants.

IMMIGRATION: Obama work program for young illegal immigrants

Young illegal immigrants who are expected to receive work permits under a new program implemented by the Obama administration could face significant hurdles landing a job even with the federal government's permission.