Immigration Law

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Deferred Action and Alienage Discrimination: Juarez v. Northwestern Mutual
Posted on 29 Nov 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Over a week ago, the President extended “deferred-action” status to millions of people who faced deportation for residing in the US in violation of federal immigration law. (He then defended his legal authority to do so.) Around the... Read More

Proving Alienage: U.S. v. Terraza-Palma
Posted on 16 Sep 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The weight of Ninth Circuit authority supports the conclusion that a finding of alienage, as noted in a defendant's warrant of removal, is inadmissible hearsay that may not be used to prove the alienage element of a § 1326 offense. Accordingly... Read More