Immigration Law

Recent Posts

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

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

Toolkit: Detained or Deported - What About My Children?
Posted on 25 Jun 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Apprehended parents are not guaranteed a phone call to make care arrangements for their children. Children can end up in the child welfare system if both parents are apprehended, if the migrant is a single parent, or if another parent or caretaker... Read More

Guide for Detained and Removed Parents with Child Custody Concerns
Posted on 26 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"If you are in immigration detention and you do not know who is taking care of your children, or if your children are in the child welfare system, it is very important that you get help from a lawyer, a legal aid organization, or relatives and friends... Read More