Immigration Law

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'You Don't Have Rights Here' - Central Americans Being Returned to Danger: HRW Report
Posted on 16 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The US government’s rapid-fire screening of unauthorized migrants at the border is sending Central Americans back to the risk of serious harm, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The 44-page report, “‘You Don’t... Read More

Judge: Border Prosecutions 'Destroy Families Every Day'
Posted on 24 May 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The skyrocketing criminal prosecutions of migrants for illegally entering or reentering the United States carry huge human and financial costs, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Imprisoning migrants with minor or no criminal records... Read More

170 Groups Tell DOJ To End Criminal Prosecution of Refugees at Border - Law360
Posted on 31 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Law360, July 30, 2015 - "More than 170 civil rights, human rights and faith-based groups urged the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday to stop criminally prosecuting immigrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border seeking asylum, saying the prosecutions... Read More