Immigration Law

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Vulnerable Immigrants in Deportation Proceedings Unable to Represent Themselves Must Get Counsel and a Hearing
Posted on 24 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

NWIRP, Apr. 23, 2013 : "A federal district judge has ordered the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Attorney General, and the Executive Office of Immigration Review to provide legal representation to immigrant detainees with mental disabilities... Read More

Federal Judge Certifies Class Action Asserting Right to Counsel for Immigrant Detainees with Mental Disabilities
Posted on 21 Dec 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In the latest victory on behalf of unrepresented immigrants with mental disabilities held in immigration detention facilities, a federal judge has ruled that Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) and partners have been assigned to represent... Read More