UC Berkeley students, immigration attorneys partner to offer free legal consultations

November 19, 2017

Five UC Berkeley students partnered with the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, or ILRC, to offer free legal consultations with immigration attorneys Thursday evening at Longfellow Middle School.

These consultations were offered in light of the impending repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program — which allows certain undocumented people to legally live and work in the United States — as announced by the Trump administration. About one quarter of DACA recipients live in California, and under the Trump administration’s decision to repeal the program, their legal status is now uncertain.

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