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The journey of Sergio C. Garcia from coming to the U.S. as an undocumented immigrant, and continuing to be denied his Green Card, while he kept excelling in every endeavor is the stuff of novels and movies. On Saturday,…>read moreNo Comment February 4, 2014
Former journalist Stephen Glass who was disgraced 15 years ago for fabricating features on The New Republic, George and Rolling Stone, was denied a law license by the California Supreme Court which was not convinced of Glass’s moral fitness…>read moreNo Comment January 28, 2014
Finally, Sergio Garcia’s fight to win a law license has ended. But, as the New York Times observed astutely, he is “allowed to join the bar, but not to take a job.” The unanimous ruling of the California Supreme…>read moreNo Comment January 4, 2014
On Thursday evening, a bill to allow law licenses to illegal immigrants cleared the California Legislature. The bill was prompted by the plight of Sergio Garcia, a man deemed fit to practice law by the California Bar, but whose application…>read more3 Comments September 12, 2013
Sergio C. Garcia has made national news by being one of the most controversial applicants for a license to practice law. On the face of it, Garcia is an illegal immigrant who was brought into the country as a child…>read moreNo Comment September 5, 2013
The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana has launched a class action lawsuit against the Indiana Board of Law Examiners, alleging that investigating the mental health history of law license applicants violates the Americans with Disabilities Act. The ACLU is…>read more1 Comment July 9, 2009