Immigration Law

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Federal Court Slaps ICE, Grants Class Action
Posted on 12 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Since he was taken into custody in November 2012 by immigration agents, New Havener Mark Reid has been fighting for his release. As of this week, dozens of other detainees can join his fight. Reid, who’s 49, will be the lead plaintiff... Read More

Class Action Victory in Mass. 236(c) Litigation: Reid v. Donelan
Posted on 12 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Michael J. Wishnie , William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law and Deputy Dean for Experiential Education, Yale Law School, writes: "Yesterday afternoon, Judge Ponsor (D.Mass.) certified a class defined as: "All individuals who are or will... Read More

Indefinite Detention Class-Action Injunction: Reid v. Donelan
Posted on 29 May 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The court, reaffirming its view that § 1226(c) includes a six-month “reasonableness” limitation on the length of no-bail detention, will formally award the class judgment as a matter of law. ... [B]ecause the court possesses jurisdiction... Read More