Immigrant Crime Victims and Public Charge: Post-VAWA 2013 (August 19, 2019) [pdf]

Information regarding immigrant crime victims and public charge in light of the VAWA 2013 statutory amendments. This article discusses how VAWA self-petitioners, VAWA cancellation of removal, VAWA suspension of deportation, battered spouse waiver, U visa and T visa applicants are exempt from the public charge ground of inadmissibility.