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Daniel M. Kowalski
9th Circuit on "Other Resistance"

"Lin was beaten and threatened with arrest for attempting to prevent birth control officials from confiscating and destroying family property. We hold that Lin's actions satisfy the "other resistance" category set forth in 8 U.S.C...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Detention Standards Violations Complaint Procedure

"DHS has set up a simple and straight-forward procedure for voicing complaints about detention standard violations. Following these procedures provides DHS with the opportunity to remedy the violations. It also allows for further constructive advocacy...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Manuals for Pro Bono Attorneys

Basic Procedural Manual for Asylum Representation Affirmatively and in Removal Proceedings; Basic Procedural Manual for Asylum Representation Before the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals;Winning Asylum, Withholding and CAT Cases Based on Sexual Orientation...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Second Circuit on 212(h), Chevron Deference

"Because we hold that a nonprecedential decision by a single member of the BIA should not be accorded Chevron deference, see Chevron U.S.A. Inc. v. NRDC, 467 U.S. 837, 104 S. Ct. 2778, 81 L. Ed. 2d 694 (1984), we remand petitioner's case to...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
AgJOBS Reintroduced

"The campaign to solve growing labor shortages on many farms in the West renews today when U.S. Sens. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Larry Craig, R-Idaho, re-introduce their AgJOBS legislation." Capital Press, Jan. 10, 2007. http://www.capitalpress...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
U.S. Immigration Policy in Global Perspective: International Migration in OECD Countries

"The United States possesses a number of competitive assets in the global war for talent: most notably, its huge and flexible labor market and an abundance of leading-edge multinational corporations and world-class universities. However, the United...

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