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'Death is Different' and a Refugee's Right to Counsel Published: Nov 19, 2009 'Death is Different' and a Refugee's Right to Counsel "This article asserts that there is a due process right to appointed counsel at government expense for non-citizens who file cases where persecution and death of the petitioner may result after removal - namely claims for asylum, relief under the Convention Against Torture, and restriction on removal.
Denial and Delay: The Impact of the Immigration Law’s “Terrorism Bars” on Asylum Seekers and Refugees in the United States Published: Nov 12, 2009 Denial and Delay: The Impact of the Immigration Law’s “Terrorism Bars” on Asylum Seekers and Refugees in the United States "Information on refugees and asylum seekers affected by the immigration law’s terrorism bars has been obtained from refugees and asylum seekers themselves, from their legal representatives, from decisions of the U.S. immigration
H.R.1024: Bill that will permit same sex partners to be sponsored for immigration benefits Published: Nov 11, 2009 H.R.1024 - Uniting American Families Act of 2009: "To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and
A VIEW FROM THE IMMIGRATION BENCH Published: Nov 6, 2009 A VIEW FROM THE IMMIGRATION BENCH "Twenty-Six Federal Plaza is an extremely busy court. My twenty-four immigration judge (IJ) colleagues and I each have approximately 1000 cases on our respective dockets." IJ Noel Brennan, Nov. 2009.
ICE Fact Sheet: Alternatives to Detention for ICE Detainees Published: Nov 6, 2009 Alternatives to Detention for ICE Detainees As a result of a congressional mandate, the former Immigration and Naturalization service created the Alternatives to Detention Program in FY2002. As the name implies, Alternatives to Detention, or ATD, provides an appropriate level of supervision during removal proceedings to ensure compliance with a removal
How ICE Threatens the Ethical Responsibilities of Key Players in Worksite Raids: Postville Study Published: Nov 5, 2009 How ICE Threatens the Ethical Responsibilities of Key Players in Worksite Raids: Postville Study "This article examines ICE’s manipulation of the criminal justice system by reviewing the roles of key players in the Postville raid. We will examine the conflicts between the ethical responsibilities of the judges, defense attorneys, and interpreters and their
ICE Encourages Public Comments on 287(g) Program Candidate Questionnaire Published: Nov 5, 2009 From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access --------------------------------------- DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency Information Collection Activities: Extension of an Existing Information Collection; Comment Request ACTION: 60-Day Notice of New Information Collection for Review; 287(g)
Litigation Clearinghouse Newsletter November 5, 2009 (Vol. 4, No. 12) Published: Nov 5, 2009 Litigation Clearinghouse Newsletter November 5, 2009 (Vol. 4, No. 12) "This issue highlights a case rejecting the CIMT analysis in Silva-Trevino, Supreme Court developments, adjustment of status for K-2 visa holders who turn 21, Track 3 FOIA litigation, motions to dismiss immigration cases in district court, and a settlement in a class action for passport