Immigration Law

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Free Event in NYC: Reform of the US Immigrant Detention System (Thurs. Sept. 17, 2015)
Posted on 16 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Reform of the US Immigrant Detention System - Family Detention, Privatization, and Lessons from the Criminal Justice and National Security Debates Thursday, September 17, 2015 2:00pm to 5:00pm Center for Migration Studies 307 East 60th Street, 6th Floor... Read More

The 2,000 Mile Wall in Search of a Purpose: Analysis by CMS
Posted on 10 Mar 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Robert Warren, Donald Kerwin, Center for Migration Studies, March 2017 - " ... This report speaks to another reason to question the necessity and value of a 2,000-mile wall: It does not reflect the reality of how the large majority of persons now... Read More

At the Edge of US Immigration’s “Halt of Folly:” Data, Information, and Research Needs in the Event of Legalization
Posted on 31 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In September 2013, the Center for Migration Studies of New York, with support from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, convened a group of immigration specialists, researchers, scholars, and advocates in Washington, DC to discuss... Read More

DREAM Act-Eligible Poised to Build on the Investments Made in Them
Posted on 24 Jan 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Donald Kerwin, Robert Warren, CMS, Jan. 2018 - " This paper presents the results of a study by the Center for Migration Studies (CMS) on potential beneficiaries of the DREAM Act of 2017 (the “DREAM Act” or “Act”). The study... Read More

News Excerpts From the Sept. 15, 2013, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 4 Sep 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

ICE Issues Directive Limiting Detention of Parents On August 23, 2013, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement issued a directive intended to limit the detention of parents and other guardians of minor children during removal proceedings and to allow... Read More