Immigration Law

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ICE Detainers Unlawful: Jimenez Moreno v. Napolitano
Posted on 3 Oct 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

NIJC, Oct. 3, 2016 - " Court to Rescind Class Members’ Detainers, Nullifying Centerpiece of ICE’s Priority Enforcement Program (PEP) - The federal district court of the Northern District of Illinois has invalidated the federal government’s... Read More

Federal Court Certifies Class Action Challenging Immigration Detainers
Posted on 2 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Federal Judge John Lee of the Northern District of Illinois has granted class certification in a federal class action lawsuit challenging the federal government’s unlawful use of immigration detainers to hold immigrants in the custody of local... Read More

Federal District Court Reaffirms that ICE Detainers are Not Mandatory
Posted on 30 Sep 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A federal judge yesterday reaffirmed that local law enforcement offices should not consider U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainers mandatory. “For many years, ICE took advantage of legal ambiguity to convince law enforcement... Read More