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The March luncheon topic was "Youth Immigration Crisis".
Veronica Garza, immigration lawyer and owner of The Law Offices of Veronica Garza, PLLC, earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence from the Texas Wesleyan School of Law. Ms. Garza practices all areas of immigration law including family based, humanitarian relief, citizenship, and removal defense. She also handles cases related to U visa, VAWA, and asylum.
During the presentation, Garza explained the current status of child separation at the border, and the Office of Refugee & Resettlement's efforts to reunite children who have become separated from their family.
Garza spoke of the plight of so many who have traveled under dire circumstances to reach America. However, most asylum cases are denied, according to Garza.
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Veronica Garza, immigration lawyer practicing in Fort Worth, led a powerful discussion about the current immigration laws and how they impact youth.
During the April Luncheon, Cathy Neece Brown received a surprise announcement of receiving the Girl Scouts Fort Worth Women of Distinction Award, read by a couple of Girl Scouts themselves. Kudos to Cathy for this honor. And to two little stars who read the announcement to all!