Video: Angelo Paparelli on Why and How More Open Immigration Regulations Can Boost the U.S. Economy

"Nowadays, whenever we hear about immigration in the news it is almost always a result of controversy over new and extremely strict immigration regulations. Of course, we’re talking about regulations like the ones in place in Arizona and Alabama, presumedly implemented to keep jobs...

Justice Department Reminds Employers of Eligibility Verification Rules for Salvadoran Workers

DOJ, Mar. 8, 2012 : "The Justice Department announced today the launch of an educational video reminding employers that Salvadorans with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) may continue working beyond the March 9, 2012, expiration date of their Employment Authorization Documents. This...

Return to Sender

" Return To Sender is a video letter sent from Phnom Penh, Cambodia to Washington, D.C. The video is a collection of testimonies by Khmer Exiled Americans extradited to Cambodia under harsh US deportation policies. The video continues our interest in giving voice to abandoned and forgotten...

New ABA Video Helps Immigrant Detainees Understand Their Rights

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 19, 2012: "To help ensure America’s commitment to justice for all, the American Bar Association Commission on Immigration has produced an updated version of “ Know Your Rights,” an educational video for the more than 400,000 men and women held in ...

Immigration Court Practice Manual Update

EOIR writes: "The Practice Manual Committee has updated Chapter 4.15(o)(ii) (Video Testimony), page 74 , of the [Immigration Court] Practice Manual."

The Dream Is Now (Video Trailer)

"This spring, we’ll release a 30-minute documentary by Oscar-winning filmmaker Davis Guggenheim (“Inconvenient Truth” and “Waiting for Superman”), sharing the stories of Dreamers and their families. We’ll premiere the film in Washington, DC, and screen it on college...

A Necessary Tear-Jerker: The Dream Is Now (Video)

The full 30-minute video is now online here . "The Dream is Now is a new 30-minute documentary that's being made in real time, as this debate is unfolding, by Academy Award-winning director, Davis Guggenheim (Waiting for 'Superman', An Inconvenient Truth). Dream gives voice to and puts...

Video: Living Undocumented

Ellen H. Badger writes: " Living Undocumented explores the lives of diverse undocumented immigrant youth to illustrate the realities, challenges and opportunities they face through high school, college, and beyond. It is directed by Tatyana Kleyn (City College of New York School of Education) and...

Concerns Over L-1B Adjudications: Video

"To help with potential challenges to L-1 adjudications, AILA president Doug Stump asks that examples be sent to reports@aila.org." - AILA YouTube Quicktake, Oct. 9, 2013 .

Video: President Obama Speaks on Immigration Reform

"During a law enforcement briefing, the President delivers remarks on fixing our broken immigration system, May 13, 2014." - White House, May 13, 2014 .

In-Depth Report on Immigration Detention Litigation: Video

"Stephen Manning gives an in-depth analysis of prolonged detention in the immigration system. Recently, AILA filed two briefs encouraging Attorney General Eric Holder to adopt a comprehensive, rational immigration detention policy." - AILA, May 22, 2014 .

Border Patrol Uses Video to Interview Migrants

"The downcast faces on computer screens are 1,500 miles away at a Border Patrol station in McAllen, Tex. — a 20-year-old Honduran woman arrested after rafting across the Rio Grande and a 23-year-old man caught under similar circumstances. Four agents wearing headsets reel through a list of...

The Immigration Law Nerd Channel: Categorical Analysis of Immigration Consequences

A 6-minute intro to the strict categorical analysis that determines whether a state (or other) conviction will have federal immigration consequences under United States immigration law. By Maureen A. Sweeney , University of Maryland Carey School of Law, Immigration Clinic, July 21, 2014 .

Rocket Docket Immigration Court Hearings for Refugee Children (Video)

"AILA Southern California Chair Heather Poole joins us to discuss due process violations happening as California accelerates master calendar notifications for unaccompanied children." - AILA, Aug. 5, 2014 .

Immigration Law and Executive Power - C-SPAN Video

"Panelists (Jill Family,Marshall Fitz, Margaret D. Stock, Shoba Wadhia) talked about executive branch powers regarding immigration law. They discussed the politics of immigration, the concept of prosecutorial discretion, and possible Obama administration actions to defer deportations. This...

New Video Series on Immigration Law by LegalED & FWD.us

"Learn the Law from the World's Leading Law Professors and Lawyers. We are excited to announce that we've teamed up with FWD.us to develop a series of educational videos about immigration law. FWD's videographers filmed leading law professors on important topics related to immigration...

JEFM v. Holder Update (Oral Argument; Amended Complaint)

Link to the video of the Sept. 3, 2014 oral argument here . Link to the amended complaint, filed Sept. 3, 2014, here .

Denver Judges Will Hear Immigration Cases From New Mexico

"Immigration judges in Denver will hear hundreds of cases via closed-circuit TV, the federal government has determined. Judges will review the cases of approximately 600 women and children from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala who are being held in a facility in Artesia, N.M. The additional cases...

Immigration Judge Hears Bond Pleas By Video, 1,700 Miles Away

"Immigration Judge Quynh Bain keeps having to interrupt the witness to ask her to slow down her account of the night that some Mara-18 gang members ran her off the road in her hometown in El Salvador. “Please remember,’’ the judge tells her through an interpreter, “that one...