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Daniel M. Kowalski
Everyone's a Target for ICE

It's not just "bad hombres" any more. ICE will arrest, detain and try to deport anyone suspected of being undocumented, regardless of family ties, length of residence or absence of criminal record. Examples: 1. The Case of the 'Perfect'...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Julia Preston: Lost in Court

Julia Preston, The Marshall Project, Jan. 19, 2018 - "In one of his first executive orders a year ago, President Trump commanded that immigration judges from across the country should be rushed to detention centers along the border, warning that...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Migratory Notes 48 (Jan. 18, 2018)

Migratory Notes 48 (Jan. 18, 2018) - Racist rants are nothing new, DACA renewals are in again, detention deaths...and much, much more!

Daniel M. Kowalski
If You Criticize Family ("Chain") Migration, Jennifer Mendelsohn Will Set You Straight!

Sarah Feldberg, Jan. 17, 2018 - "Earlier this month, White House Director of Social Media Dan Scavino Jr. tweeted out an enthusiastic call to end “chain migration.” Also known as family-based migration — or, in the parlance of...

Daniel M. Kowalski
EOIR Memo: Case Priorities and Immigration Court Performance Measures (Jan. 17, 2018)

EOIR, James R. McHenry III, Jan. 17, 2018 - "This memorandum is effective immediately, applies prospectively to all new cases filed and to all immigration court cases reopened, recalendared, or remanded, and serves to rescind the January 31, 2017...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Lawsuit Challenges Immigration Judges Who Refuse to Hold Bond Hearings: Palacios v. Sessions

AIC, Jan. 17, 2018 - "The government cannot lock people up without giving them access to prompt bond hearings and an opportunity to show that they should be released for the months or years that it takes to adjudicate their removal cases. This...