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How US Policies Fueled Mexico's Great Migration

"The experience of Veracruz migrants reveals a close connection between US investment and trade deals in Mexico and the displacement and migration of its people. For nearly two decades, Smithfield has used NAFTA and the forces it unleashed to become the world’s largest packer and processor...

Immigration Reform...Outside the Box

Policy superstars Roxana Bacon and Esther Olavarria engaged law students to tackle the thorniest problems in immigration law reform. The results may surprise you. - Angelo Paparelli's Blog, July 22, 2012 .

The James E. Rogers College of Law is Hiring a Fellow for its Bacon Immigration Law and Policy Program

"The James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona, is hiring a fellow for its Bacon Immigration Law and Policy Program to begin August 2013. The position is open to recent law graduates with up to three years of practice experience. 3Ls with relevant experience...

The 'Constitution-Free Zone' Covering Two-Thirds of All Americans

"Three facts about the Constitution-Free Zone: Fact 1: In the "Constitution-free zone," Border Patrol agents don't need a warrant or probable cause to conduct a "routine search." All travelers crossing a border are assigned a risk assessment score that will be retained for...

Out of the Shadows: The Working Conditions of Immigrant Women in Tucson

Out of the Shadows: The Working Conditions of Immigrant Women in Tucson A Report by the Bacon Immigration Law & Policy Program, James E.Rogers College of Law and the Southwest Institute for Research on Women September 2014 "Over the past seven years, the Bacon Immigration Law & Policy...