Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Jeffrey S. Chase on the Need for Transparency...and Boiling the Frog
Posted on 31 Dec 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Jeffrey S. Chase, Dec. 30, 2019 "A respected colleague of mine, former Immigration Judge Ilyce Shugall, generously volunteered to take time from her own schedule to travel halfway across the country to San Antonio, TX and observe immigration hearings... Read More

More Border Cases To Be Heard By Secret Immigration Courts
Posted on 8 Dec 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Priscilla Alvarez, CNN, Dec. 6, 2019 "More immigration judges will begin conducting hearings over video conferencing at tent courts along the US-Mexico border, raising concerns among lawyers about transparency in the immigration process. Earlier... Read More

Organizations Urge Congressional Oversight of Border Tent Courts
Posted on 8 Oct 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The American Immigration Lawyers Association, Amnesty International USA, The National Immigrant Justice Center and the Women’s Refugee Commission submitted a letter to Congress on Oct. 7, 2019 : "The undersigned organizations respectfully call... Read More

Border Immigration Tent Courts Resemble 'China or Russia'
Posted on 25 Sep 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Gus Bova, Texas Observer, Sept. 24, 2019 "In Laredo and Brownsville, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has taken the unusual step of building tent court facilities alongside the ports of entry. There, members of the press and public are... Read More