MIAMI – The Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board (HAAB) under the Office of Community Advocacy will hold a forum focusing on the changes in immigration policies and potential effects on Miami-Dade County, lawful permanent residency, and the 2020 Census. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 22 from 6 – 8 p.m. in the lobby of the City of Doral Government Center,
The forum will consist of the following panelists:
- Juan Perez, Director, Miami-Dade County Police Department
- Mara Apostol, Assistant Public Defender, Office of the Miami-Dade Public Defender
- Michelle Ortiz, Esq., Deputy Director, Americans for Immigrant Justice
- Vanessa Joseph, Staff Attorney, Catholic Legal Services, Archdiocese of Miami, Inc.
- Jonathan Fried, Executive Director, WeCount!
- Karamat Qayum, Esq., Immigration Attorney, Miami-Dade County Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board
- This forum is open to the public and there is no cost to attend. For more information, please contact Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board Director Natalie Milian at 305-375-5098.
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