Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

Margaret Stock Publishes “Immigration Law and the Military”

"Margaret Stock, Counsel to the [Lane Powell] Firm in the Anchorage, Alaska office, has published a new book, Immigration Law and the Military, which is available from the American Immigration Lawyers Association publications website
The book describes the laws, regulations, and policies that apply to
non-citizens serving in the United States military, as well as the
foreign family members of US military personnel.  The book has chapters
on the application of Selective Service laws to noncitizens,
citizenship-related criteria for enlistment, military naturalization
procedures, the immigration consequences of military disciplinary
proceedings and courts-martial, and security clearance issues.  Readers
will be interested in the section on the Military Accessions Vital to
the National Interest (MAVNI) program, which allows certain