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Daniel M. Kowalski
David Isaacson on FTCA Claim Filing Timing: Watson v. USA

David Isaacson, Aug. 15, 2017 - "In its July 31, 2017, opinion in Watson v. United States , a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, over the dissent of Chief Judge Robert A. Katzmann, declared untimely the claim of false imprisonment...

Daniel M. Kowalski
No Tax Refund to GEO Group for Immigration Jails: GEO Group v. Hegar

GEO Group v. Hegar, Aug. 10, 2017 - "The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO) sued Glenn Hegar, Comptroller of Public Accounts of the State of Texas, and Ken Paxton, Attorney General of the State of Texas, (collectively, the Comptroller) seeking a refund of sales...

Daniel M. Kowalski
EOIR Adds 9 New Immigration Judges (Aug. 14, 2017)

EOIR, Aug. 14, 2017 - "The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) has invested nine immigration judges to fill positions in Bloomington, Minn.; Boston; Cleveland; Harlingen, Texas; New York; San Antonio; and San Francisco. ... Last Friday’s...

Daniel M. Kowalski
July 12, 2017 DOS Cable: Improving Information Sharing with Foreign Governments

July 12, 2017 DOS Cable - "In response to Executive Order (EO) 13780, the Secretary of Homeland Security, in consultation with the Secretary of State and the Director of National Intelligence, has produced a report outlining what information is needed...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Halfway Through, Trump Coming Up Empty on Travel Ban

NBC News, Aug. 14, 2017 - "President Donald Trump’s travel ban hits its halfway mark this week, and experts say the administration does not have much to show for it. After several court setbacks, the Supreme Court allowed the administration...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Trump's DHS Ends Parole Program for Central American Refugee Kids

Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 157 / Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - "The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is publishing this notice to notify the public that it will no longer provide special consideration of parole for certain individuals denied...