Immigration Law

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The Real Alternatives to Family Detention
Posted on 9 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

On July 8, 2015 AILA, LIRS, NIJC and WRC distributed this important document - The Real Alternatives to Family Detention "For more information, contact Karen Lucas, American Immigration Lawyers Association, klucas@aila.org; Royce Murray, National... Read More

Report: Locking Up Family Values, Again
Posted on 31 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS) and the Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC), leading experts on the intersection of families and immigration, have collaborated to show the harm family detention causes and outline sensible alternatives... Read More

FAQ: Protecting Unaccompanied Children from Trafficking - LIRS
Posted on 27 Jan 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This important FAQ from Lutheran Immigration & Refugee Services (LIRS) dated Jan. 26, 2016 provides much-needed detail on the Flores Settlement agreement, the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (TVPRA) and more. Read More