Local News. Houston Southwest Southeast Northwest Northeast. Weather U. Station Info. ABC13 Live Newscasts. Follow Us:. Elissa Rivas was born and raised in Dallas, but after living and working throughout the Southwest, she is happy to make Houston her home. Elissa took her first job in television news as a reporter and anchor in Yuma, Arizona.
Lisa Marie Rivas
Rivas focuses on Immigration Law and passionately aids clients in navigating the sea of immigration complexities. From removal proceedings, asylum interviews and family petitions to employment petitions for individuals with extraordinary ability or achievement, National Visa Center processing and Consular processing, Attorney Rivas summons her experience and deep knowledge of Immigration Law to deftly handle issues for clients. She has been successful in fighting the deportation of immigrant children in such situations through asylum or SIJ proceedings. Attorney Rivas, who is bilingual, has also logged successful outcomes in cases in which victims of domestic violence were facing deportation because they fled the abusive situations in their home country. In her work, Attorney Rivas has represented clients from across the world, primarily Latin America and the Caribbean. She teaches two of those four classes herself. Lisa M. Rivas- Partner. She lives in New Milford with her family.
Dozens of missionaries have told me that the gender ratios in other countries are far, far worse. I feel like this pressure of finding a residency has already taken a toll in our relationship and somewhat "controlled" us for so long that I am already so tired of it. No lie he was one of the kindest human beings I've metbut I was afraid of getting deeper into the relationship, so I ended it. And he likes the idea of us raising our daughter with the values the Mormon church instills on their youth. What a miserable state. As far as as race and the priesthood, Mormons still believe the priesthood ban was divinely inspired.
We are only engaged and as much as I love him, I can't handle the pain of watching my goals and dreams wash away to be at his disposal. My experience with non members has been so much more meaningful and caring. Before I would just take things as they came, internalize them, be miserable about it but not voice my concern in fear of being told that I can't handle his lifestyle. I knew a couple in my last ward who got married in their mid 20's. Understand that it's their belief, and make plans for any of the other 6 days instead. My wife and her family are a good example of this. Life is too short.