Immigration Law

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The Criminalization of Immigration in the United States - AIC
Posted on 8 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"For more than a century, innumerable studies have confirmed two simple yet powerful truths about the relationship between immigration and crime: immigrants are less likely to commit serious crimes or be behind bars than the native-born, and high... Read More

The Rise of Federal Immigration Crimes: Unlawful Reentry Cases Drive Growth
Posted on 24 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"While the Obama administration claims that its immigration-enforcement efforts are focused on the apprehension of dangerous criminals and terrorists, federal statistics indicate that a great deal of time, effort, and money are devoted to locking... Read More

Latest ICE Deportation Stats No Cause for Celebration
Posted on 21 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" There is little to cheer in the new deportation statistics released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). While the numbers document a 10 percent decline in the total number of deportations compared to last year, they also reveal the... Read More

Immigrants Far More Law-Abiding Than Natives: Research
Posted on 14 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

New York Times, Jan. 14, 2016 - "In America, as in Europe, anti-immigrant backlashes have often followed episodes in which foreigners are blamed for crimes and other problems. But statistical studies show that in the United States, at least, immigrants... Read More