Immigration Law

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Kinship as Particular Social Group: Guatemalan CAT/Withholding Victory at Berks Immigration Court
Posted on 30 May 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The pernicious problem of gender-based violence in Guatemala is a complex phenomenon. But at its core lies the inescapable fact that women in Guatemala are generally viewed as subservient to men and according to the police, unworthy of its protections... Read More

IJ Orders Release of Child at Berks on Recognizance
Posted on 25 Sep 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

On Aug. 16, 2017, Immigration Judge Walter A. Durling ordered the release on recognizance of a child who had been detained at the Berks County, PA "baby jail" for over 650 days. Please read his decision in full. Hats off to Bridget Cambria... Read More