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ICE Enacts New Policy Protecting Media From Legal Demands
Posted on 30 Jun 2022 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Gabe Rottman, Lawfare, June 29, 2022 "U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) recently released a new policy addressing the use of “compulsory investigative tools” like subpoenas, court orders, and search warrants to obtain information... Read More

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The Asylum Saga of Mexican Journalist Emilio GutiƩrrez Soto
Posted on 12 Mar 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Andrew Lapin, Michigan Alumnus Magazine, Spring 2019 "For nearly a year, U-M’s Knight-Wallace Fellowship has provided a home and a lifeline for journalist Emilio Gutiérrez Soto. He is thousands of miles and several years removed from... Read More

Feds Target Lawyers, Journalists Covering Southern Border
Posted on 8 Mar 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Tom Jones, Mari Payton and Bill Feather, NBC San Diego, Mar, 6, 2019 "Documents obtained by NBC 7 Investigates show the U.S. government created a secret database of activists, journalists, and social media influencers tied to the migrant caravan... Read More

Immigrant Rights Attorneys and Journalists Denied Entry into Mexico
Posted on 2 Feb 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

KATE LINTHICUM, CINDY CARCAMO and MOLLY O'TOOLE, Los Angeles Times, FEB 01, 2019 "Two U.S. immigrant rights attorneys and two journalists who have worked closely with members of a migrant caravan in Tijuana said they had been denied entry into... Read More

14 Journalists Chosen for 2012 IJJ Immigration in the Heartland Fellowship
Posted on 29 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

IJJ / UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA’S GAYLORD COLLEGE Feb. 28, 2012 With immigration policy front and center in this year’s political campaigns, 14 journalists have been selected to take part in a fellowship program that challenges reporters... Read More

Conn. pubs drop the I-Word
Posted on 9 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"We took an overdue step at the New Haven Register , Middletown Press and Register Citizen on Thursday and instructed reporters and editors to stop using the terms “illegal aliens” and “illegal immigrants.” We’ll... Read More

New Movie, 'El Paso,' Spotlights Asylum for Mexican Journalists
Posted on 13 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Center for Migration Studies, Jan. 12, 2015 - "The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) invites you to a special screening of ‘El Paso,’ – a new film from executive producer Roberto Garza and director Everardo Gonzalez... Read More

Drop the I-Word Friend: The Daily Pennslyvanian
Posted on 25 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"As we pointed out a few weeks ago , usage of the i-word by the largest newspapers in the country has been steadily growing in recent months. So imagine our surprise when today we read two articles from The Daily Pennsylvanian about immigrants... Read More