Immigration Law

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CRS on Detainers
Posted on 12 Sep 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Further judicial developments pertaining to immigration detainers may be likely, as both the use of and challenges to detainers increase. In particular, future decisions could help clarify whether the issuance of detainers for offenses not involving... Read More

Tags: detainers , crs

CRS on Immigration Detainers: From S-Comm to PEP
Posted on 12 May 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Numerous questions about immigration detainers have been raised recently as a result of the Secure Communities program. These questions include (1) whether DHS’s detainer regulations and practices are beyond its statutory authority; (2) whether... Read More

CRS on ICE Detainers / Holds
Posted on 10 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[T]his report surveys the various authorities governing immigration detainers, including the standard detainer form (Form I-247) sent by ICE to other law enforcement agencies. The report also discusses key legal issues raised by immigration detainers... Read More

Tags: detainers , holds , crs , ICE