Homeland Security Suspends Deportation of Japanese Nationals -- for now

March 28, 2011

Bridge Cables.jpgImmigration lawyers at Los Angeles' Law Offices of J Craig Fong have learned that, in view of the massive earthquake and tsunami in Japan and the related devastation, clean-up, possible radiation concerns, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has temporarily suspended removal of Japanese citizens who may have been ordered deported.

It is expected that ICE will be deporting Japanese nationals again, as soon as conditions in Japan stabilize. Should you have questions about this, or any other immigration or nationality law concern, please do not hesitate to contact us. --jcf