Immigration Law

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Podcast: Steve Yale-Loehr on Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies (New Book)
Posted on 27 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Immigration expert Stephen W. Yale-Loehr discusses Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies, by Lenni B. Benson, Professor of Law, New York Law School; Lindsay A. Curcio, Principal, Law Office of Lindsay A. Curcio, Adjunct Professor, New... Read More

Immigration Law & the Military
Posted on 22 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"T he post-9/11 conflicts have caused major changes in the U.S. military, and those changes have had a substantial impact on non-U.S. citizens serving in the All-Volunteer Force, as well as on the non-citizen family members of U.S. military personnel... Read More

Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies
Posted on 13 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies introduces the reader to the legal concepts and experience of practicing immigration law. This book is designed for both law students and attorneys as it covers not only statutory provisions... Read More

For Attorneys & Students - Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies
Posted on 19 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

By Lenni B. Benson, Professor of Law, New York Law School; Lindsay A. Curcio, Principal, Law Office of Lindsay A. Curcio, Adjunct Professor, New York Law School; Veronica M. Jeffers, Associate at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP, Adjunct Professor... Read More

Do you have your copy yet?
Posted on 19 Jan 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

They are flying off the shelves! Order today . "Provocative and wise, Michael Olivas’s important book challenges all of us to carefully consider how our nation’s core values are reflected both in the way we educate... Read More

ABA Podcast: ‘Show Trials’ Author Advocates for Systemic Changes to Immigration Courts
Posted on 20 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"ABA Journal Web producer Lee Rawles speaks with Peter Afrasiabi about his recently released book Show Trials: How Property Gets More Legal Protection than People in Our Failed Immigration System . “A powerful critique of our failed immigration... Read More

New Book Details DHS Asylum Adjudications: Lives in the Balance
Posted on 9 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Although Americans generally think that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is focused only on preventing terrorism, one office within that agency has a humanitarian mission. Its Asylum Office adjudicates applications from people fleeing persecution... Read More

Behind the Green Card: How Immigration Policy is Killing the American Dream
Posted on 10 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

A new book by Donald Dobkin : " B ehind the Green Card explodes the innumerable myths and bogeymen that obscure the reality of US immigration policy. Blinded by misguided "national security interests," the United States has codified a series... Read More

Olivas on undocumented children’s rights
Posted on 22 Jan 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A national expert on immigration law, University of Houston Law Center Professor Michael A. Olivas has just released his 13th book, No Undocumented Child Left Behind , which examines the 30-year history of the U.S. Supreme Court case Plyer v... Read More

Woman Writes Letter to Obama, Gets Featured in Book
Posted on 9 Jan 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"When Lucy Gutierrez of Kingman [AZ] wrote a letter to President Obama about the turmoil she felt over Arizona's most controversial immigration law, she had little hope that he would read it. Not only did Obama read the letter, but Gutierrez... Read More

Book: Living "Illegal" - The Human Face of Unauthorized Immigration
Posted on 6 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Today’s polarized debates over immigration revolve around a set of one-dimensional characters and unchallenged stereotypes. Yet the resulting policy prescriptions, not least of them Arizona’s draconian new law SB 1070, are dangerously... Read More

My (Underground) American Dream - Julissa Arce
Posted on 19 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

My (Underground) American Dream , by Julissa Arce - Available Now! JULISSA ARCE is a writer, speaker, and social-justice advocate. She is the cofounder and chairman of the Ascend Educational Fund , a college scholarship and mentorship program that... Read More

They're here...
Posted on 5 Jan 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

My (pre-ordered) copy of " No Undocumented Child Left Behind ," by Prof. Michael A. Olivas , arrived today. Have you ordered your copy? Read More

Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies (LexisNexis)
Posted on 29 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Learn about this excellent resource by viewing two short YouTube videos, here and here . "Immigration and Nationality Law: Problems and Strategies introduces the reader to the legal concepts and experience of practicing immigration law. This book... Read More

From the Bookshelf: Crimmigration Law by César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández
Posted on 14 Aug 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"At its most basic, “crimmigration” law describes the convergence of two distinct bodies of law: criminal law and procedure with immigration law and procedure. For most of the nation’s history, these operated almost entirely free... Read More