Immigration Law

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Margaret D. Stock Answers the Question, 'Is Birthright Citizenship Good for America?'
Posted on 29 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Margaret Stock , an immigration attorney in Anchorage, Alaska and a 2013 MacArthur (aka 'Genius Award') Foundation Fellow , wrote this article in 2012, answering the question, "Is Birthright Citizenship Good for America? " We offer it... Read More

Advocate for Immigrants Named 2016 MacArthur Fellow - Ahilan Arulanantham
Posted on 22 Sep 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

MacArthur Foundation, Sept. 21, 2016 - Ahilan Arulanantham, Human Rights Lawyer , Director of Advocacy and Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California, Los Angeles, California "Ahilan Arulanantham is an attorney working... Read More

Immigration Professor of the Year: Margaret D. Stock
Posted on 15 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This year's Immigration Professor of the Year was an easy pick. Winner of one of this year's MacArthur Fellows award , immigration law professor and attorney Margaret Stock is an attorney bringing her singular knowledge of immigration law... Read More

MacArthur fellow Margaret Stock: The public ‘doesn’t understand’ unauthorized immigration
Posted on 28 Sep 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"To Pentagon staffers, Anchorage-based immigration lawyer Margaret Stock has always been “scary smart.” But as of this week, Stock enters a select group of “geniuses,” more formally known as MacArthur fellows. The MacArthur... Read More

MacArthur Foundation Fellow Margaret Stock: Video
Posted on 9 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"We are joined for AILA's October Interview of the Month by Margaret Stock on Skype from Anchorage, Alaska, to discuss her immigration law efforts on behalf of veterans and their families that led to her being named one of the 2013 MacArthur... Read More

BIB Editorial Board Member Margaret Stock Named 2013 MacArthur Fellow
Posted on 25 Sep 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Margaret Stock is an attorney bringing her singular knowledge of immigration law and national security law to bear on reform efforts through direct representation and policy-based advocacy. With a broad view of national security that goes beyond... Read More

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Good Citizenship
Posted on 25 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"“I’m not in a powerful position,” says Margaret Stock MPA 2001. “All I can do are the little things I’m capable of doing.” Even so, those little things have added up to a lot—specifically, a program that... Read More

MacArthur Fellow: Presidents Have Broad Discretion on Immigration
Posted on 21 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Some experts say Congress has given presidents broad discretion in enforcing immigration laws, which sets a high bar for opponents to prevail in court. “It’s the section of the United States Code with the most discretion given to the... Read More