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Daniel M. Kowalski
Hazleton officers not trained to verify immigration papers

"Code enforcement officers in Hazleton never received training in how to verify immigration papers, despite the city's intention to enforce laws targeting illegal immigrants, several witnesses testified last week." Philadelphia Inquirer...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Raid Rips Families

"During her two years working in a garment factory alongside hundreds of other immigrants, there were few assurances in Marta Escoto's uncertain life. One of them was the promise she made to her children -- I will always take care of you. It...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Indiana IAC Victory

"Finding that Sial's attorney was ineffective for failing to advise his client of the penal consequences of pleading guilty, we reverse the judgment of the post-conviction court and remand this proceeding for trial." Sial v. Indiana, Mar...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Third Circuit Post-Lopez Victory

"As Lopez validates this Court's approach to the issue of which state controlled substance convictions constitute aggravated felonies, we will reiterate our original opinion, with a few minor changes." Escobar v. Attorney General, Mar. 6...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Deportation Hub Draws Mixed Reactions

DURHAM, N.C. - "A county in North Carolina wants to become a leader in the business of running deportation hubs for illegal immigrants. Alamance County is an enthusiastic participant in the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)'s program...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
For ADL, another mission

"The Anti-Defamation League of New England, saying that hostility toward immigrants represents a growing form of intolerance, is making the fight against anti-immigrant sentiment a significant focus of the 60-year-old organization. Leaders of the...

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