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Daniel M. Kowalski
ABA Warns Detained Immigrants Lack Access to Legal Information, Representation

"The American Bar Association has told Congress it is "deeply concerned about the state of immigration detention in the U.S.," and outlined myriad problems facing those detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. In testimony yesterday...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Three New Immigration Courts: Omaha, Charlotte, Kansas City

"The government department in charge of judging immigration cases plans to open a new court in Omaha later this year. It will be one of three new courts established in response to growing caseloads, Attorney General Alberto Gonzales said Friday....

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Immigration Raid Leaves Schools Scrambling

NPR, All Things Considered, Mar. 14, 2007: "When the Michael Bianco, Inc., garment company was raided in New Bedford, Mass., last Tuesday, more than 350 workers were arrested ? many of them with children enrolled in the town's schools."...

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Panel probes detainee conditions

"The federal government and human rights and legal advocates Thursday painted vastly different pictures of immigrants in detention in testimony to Rep. Loretta Sanchez's subcommittee on border issues." Orange County Register, Mar. 15, 2007...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
What's in a name? Social insecurity

"I'm not sure what my name is. I didn't get hit on the head and lose my memory. I tried to renew my driver's license and was informed that the name I have been using for 25 years is not legal." Heather Lende, Mar. 15, 2007. http...

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Daniel M. Kowalski
Alien Smugglers Use School Bus, Phony Plates

CBP News Release, Mar. 13, 2007. http://cbp.gov/xp/cgov/newsroom/news_releases/03132007_5.xml

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