Militza Pagan Secures an Injunction Blocking Public Charge Rule

Former Fellow Militza Pagan (’17), an attorney with the Shriver Center, was quoted in an article on WBEZ Chicago’s website about her successful efforts to block a new rule that would bar immigrants who have used government assistance from obtaining legal status (“Federal Judge in Chicago Blocks Change to Public Charge Rule,” Oct. 15). The rule has had a “chilling effect ... in the immigrant community,” Militza said. “Justice prevailed today.”