Immigration Law

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Lawful Permanent Resident Returned to US After Wrongful Deportation
Posted on 8 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Post-Deportation Human Rights Project, together with the Criminal Justice Institute at Harvard Law School (CJI), has successfully returned a young man to the United States and to his family after two and a half years in exile. Victor Veloz-Risik... Read More

Aftermath: Deportation Law and the New American Diaspora
Posted on 5 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

By Daniel Kanstroom , Oxford University Press : "Dan Kanstroom is among the most daring and inventive migration scholars writing today. Many studies of immigration law and policy start with the foreign national's arrival in the United States... Read More

John Lennon's Ghost Haunts Today's Immigration Debate - Daniel Kanstroom
Posted on 6 Aug 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Reviewing the new book John Lennon vs. The USA, immigration law professor Daniel Kanstroom ties together Lennon, Nixon, J. Edgar Hoover, President Obama, and more. "More than 40 years after litigating what was undoubtedly the deportation case of... Read More

Swimming in an Ocean of Deportation
Posted on 18 Oct 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Boston College Law School Professor Daniel Kanstroom noted that deportation does not deter immigrants from entering the country illegally. He spoke yesterday evening as part of the Houston Journal of International Law’s annual Fall Lecture... Read More

Deportation Nation
Posted on 31 Aug 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Lifetime banishment is an inhumane and disproportionately harsh sentence, particularly for nonviolent drug offenses and crimes committed when the offenders were minors. What vision of law justifies the deportation of those who have grown up, attended... Read More