Daniel M. Kowalski
'Lady in charge' nabbed in smuggling sting

"The story of Julieta and the Franco ring illustrates how large human smuggling networks in metro Phoenix and the millions of dollars at stake are spreading crime and corruption and pose a massive challenge to law enforcement." Arizona Republic...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Human trafficking's profits spur horrors

"In the world of human smuggling, metro Phoenix has emerged as an enormous staging area where illegal immigrants are held hostage in apartments, motel rooms or rental homes until relatives pay their fees. State investigators say it is a $2 billion...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Security checks adding years to green card wait

"[T]he U.S. immigration system [is] so clogged that some highly skilled immigrants are going to other countries, lawyers and analysts say." South Florida Sun-Sentinel, July 23, 2006. http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/local/palmbeach/sfl-pbacklogjul23...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Eighth Circuit on Terminating Asylum

"[W]e grant the petition based upon deficiencies in the IJ's decisions to reopen proceedings and terminate Hailemichael's asylum." Hailemichael v. Gonzales, July 21, 2006. Hailemichael.pdf

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Tenth Circuit Asylum Victory

"We are frankly surprised that the government persists in defending the BIA's decision, rather than acquiescing in a remand in the interest of justice." Solomon v. Gonzales, July 21, 2006. [Hats off to counsel for Petitioner, Nathan Kunz...

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Stranded

Anna Husarska on the "material support" provisions of the Patriot Act. New Republic, July 24, 2006. Pages from tnr20060724.pdf

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