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Scholars to Senate: Grassley Amendment 53 Unconstitutional

"As law professors and scholars of constitutional and immigration law, we urge you to oppose Senator Grassley’s Amendment 53, the “Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2013.” The amendment is unconstitutional because it would require prolonged detention without a bond hearing for many...

Jailing Immigrants Indefinitely an Assault on Due Process: Bruce Einhorn

"Americans would be surprised to learn that thousands of the prisoners in our massive system are immigration detainees, wasting away in jail while awaiting their deportation hearings. In many cases, immigrants in detention cannot be deported from the U.S because we lack diplomatic relations with...

Natz. Cert. Birth Date Amendment Victory: Trinh v. USCIS

"The Court finds that relief under Rule 60(b)(6) is appropriate as circumstances beyond Petitioner's control prevented her from knowing her true year of birth. ... Petitioner is faultless for the error on her naturalization certificate, as circumstances beyond her control led her to believe...