"House Republicans held their third hearing related to the Department
of Homeland Security’s prosecutorial discretion policies, including a
smart new initiative announced by Secretary Napolitano on August 18.
Seeing as how the first two didn’t go so well for the Republicans, one...
Testifying on Feb. 15, 2012 at a House Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement hearing , "Safeguarding the Integrity of the Immigration Benefits Adjudication Process," regarding the so-called ' Grassley Report ,' Bo Cooper had these wise words : "Seen in the light of...
AIC, Mar. 28, 2012 : House Hearing Makes Light of Necessary Detention Reform
Released on Wed, Mar 28, 2012
Washington D.C. - Today,
the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on new immigration
detention standards recently issued by Immigration and Customs
Enforcement (ICE). Cynically...
"During the last decade, I’ve crisscrossed America visiting remote
immigration detention centers in more than half a dozen states. From New
Jersey to California, there are over 250 such facilities that house
almost 400,000 immigrants and asylum seekers on an annual basis -- all
"The flippant title of the hearing ["Holiday on ICE"] shows a blatant disregard for the more
than 110 people who have died in immigration custody since 2003. One of
them was my uncle Joseph, an 81-year-old throat cancer survivor who
spoke with an artificial voice box. He arrived...
Smith : "This hearing is entitled “ Holiday on ICE ” because ICE
has decided to upgrade accommodations for detained illegal and criminal
immigrants. While we would all like to be upgraded, we don’t have the
luxury of billing American taxpayers or making federal law enforcement...
"Tomorrow [Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013] at 10:15 a.m., the House Judiciary Committee will hold a full Committee hearing on “America’s Immigration System: Opportunities for Legal Immigration and Enforcement of Laws against Illegal Immigration.” This is the first hearing of the House Judiciary...
Subcommittee Hearing: What Does a Secure Border Look Like?
Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security | 311 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Feb 26, 2013 10:00am
Link to live video
Tuesday 2/26/2013 - 2:00 p.m.
"Republicans and Democrats said Tuesday that farmers should be allowed to hire foreign workers more easily as Congress reworks U.S. immigration laws. But there was some disagreement on how it should happen. Lawmakers and witnesses at a House Judiciary subcommittee hearing said the visa program that...
Hearing on Enhancing American Competitiveness through Skilled Immigration
Tuesday 3/5/2013 - 10:00 a.m.
2141 Rayburn House Office Building
Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security
Mr. Bruce A. Morrison Chairman Morrison Public Affairs Group Testifying...
Subcommittee on Workforce Protections
March 14, 2013 - "Examining the Role of Lower-Skilled Guest Worker Programs in Today's Economy"
The hearing is scheduled at 10:00 a.m. in room 2175 Rayburn H.O.B.
**View a Live Webcast of the Hearing** Please note that this feature is only...
“How Comprehensive Immigration Reform Should Address the Needs of Women and Families”
Senate Judiciary Committee, Full Committee; DATE: March 18, 2013 TIME: 02:00 PM ROOM: Dirksen 226
"Eliminating or restricting family-based immigration would tear apart existing family structures...
Hearing on Comprehensive Immigration Reform Legislation
Senate Judiciary Committee Full Committee
DATE: April 19, 2013 TIME: 10:00 AM ROOM: Hart 216
The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, S.744
Senate Judiciary Committee Full Committee
DATE: April 22, 2013 TIME: 10:00 AM ROOM: Hart 216
by Olabisi L. Okubadejo
A U.S. District Court judge has ordered Creighton University to provide a medical student who is deaf with auxiliary aids and services for effective communication, including Communication Access Real-time Transcription (CART) and sign-supported oral interpreters in...
Here’s the first batch of advanced postings for the June 2014 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases.
Lexis.com and Lexis Advance subscribers can link to the case to read the complete headnotes and summaries.
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Coleman Burke, dba Pride and Joy, Petitioner...
"In the ordinary course of removal proceedings, an applicant for asylum or for withholding or deferral of removal is entitled to a hearing on the merits of those applications, including an opportunity to provide oral testimony and other evidence, without first having to establish prima facie eligibility...
Statement to the House Judiciary Committee June 25, 2014
Children Fleeing Violence from Central America, In This Humanitarian Crisis, Have Legal Rights and Claims to Protection Under U.S. Humanitarian Laws
"These young people have a right to apply for protection under our existing laws. Not...
Challenges at the Border: Examining the Causes, Consequences, and Responses to the Rise in Apprehensions at the Southern Border
July 09, 2014 10:00AM
The Honorable W. Craig Fugate
Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Dangerous Passage: Central America In Crisis And the Exodus of Unaccompanied Minors
Date: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Senate Dirksen 419 Presiding: Senator Menendez
The Honorable Thomas A. Shannon Jr. Counselor...
How do you solve a problem like Maria? Not only is that one of my favorite songs from The Sound of Music, but that also has to be resounding through the claimant bar in the wake of today’s case, Thomas Kapa v. City of Wilmington , IAB#1406213 (7/18/14). Major props to defense lawyer Maria Paris...