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What is RICO?

When watching mobster TV shows or movies, the term “RICO” may come up. Beginning in the early 70s, the federal government used RICO against those engaged in organized crime. It did, in fact, use this law against mobsters. RICO, however, does not cover only the actions...

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Can a misdemeanor conviction get you deported?

As an immigrant living in the U.S., you likely already know that the courts tend to divide crimes into misdemeanors (less serious) and felonies (more serious). You may therefore think that conviction of a misdemeanor will not affect your immigration status or make you...

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