Immigration Law

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Expert: Court Ruling Will Sow Fear
Posted on 28 Jun 2022 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Philip Marcelo, Amy Taxin, Associated Press, June 28, 2022 "The Biden administration, reacting to a federal court ruling in Texas, has suspended an order that had focused resources for the arrest and deportation of immigrants on those who are considered... Read More

Expert: ICE Actions Frustrate Sanctuary Jurisdictions
Posted on 8 Dec 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Katie Mettler and Rachel Chason, Washington Post, Dec. 7, 2020 "A Maryland immigrant hoped to delay his deportation until Biden took office. It didn’t work. ... “Edgar has been in this county 20 years, has three American-born children... Read More

LexisNexis Expert Yale-Loehr on Trump, Cruz Deportation Plans - The O'Reilly Factor
Posted on 25 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The O'Reilly Factor, Feb. 24, 2016 - "Are Donald Trump and Ted Cruz's strategies constitutional? 'The O'Reilly Factor' investigates. Stephen Yale-Loehr , John Yoo." [Cornell Law Prof. Stephen Yale-Loehr is the co-author... Read More

Why the White House Won't Stop Deportations: Yale-Loehr
Posted on 27 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Stephen Yale-Loehr , a professor of immigration law at Cornell Law School, says that the executive branch has wider prosecutorial discretion than the White House is letting on. The problem, he argues, isn’t that Obama can’t stop deportations... Read More

Trump’s Immigration Order Expands the Definition of ‘Criminal’
Posted on 27 Jan 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Jennifer Medina, New York TImes, Jan. 26, 2017 - "After President Trump signed two sweeping executive orders on immigration on Wednesday, most of the attention was on his plans to build a wall along the border with Mexico and to hold back money from... Read More

Expert: Trump Deportation Push Would Be Expensive
Posted on 5 Dec 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Mica Rosenberg and Julia Edwards Ainsley, Reuters, Dec. 5, 2016 - "Two core pieces of Trump's plan, for example, involve removing more criminal immigrants who are in the country illegally and ending "catch and release" of those who... Read More

Expert: Trump's Immigration Sweeps Target 'Low-Hanging Fruit'
Posted on 6 Mar 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Vivian Yee, New York Times, Mar. 4, 2017 - "People who have been ordered deported and who are still here are the low-hanging fruit,” said Stephen Yale­-Loehr, an immigration law professor at Cornell University . “Trump has said he... Read More

China, US to Streamline Repatriation
Posted on 19 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"China and the United States agreed to coordinate efforts to send suspected corrupt Chinese officials back to the mainland and speed up deportation proceedings involving Chinese nationals in the US. Both sides have agreed to streamline the repatriation... Read More