"Results continue to show that the single most important factor in determining outcome is whether or not these individuals are represented in their court proceedings. For cases concluded thus far, the odds of being allowed to remain in this country...
VOLUME 33 DECEMBER 2011 NUMBER 2
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Innovative Approaches to Immigrant Representation: Exploring New Partnerships
"In deciding who may stay and who must leave this country, the
deportation process for immigrants tolerates unfairness at every turn.
Current laws have denied basic due process protections to people held in
immigration detention. And now, a...
"Legal representation in deportation proceedings is a moral imperative. While the federal government has abdicated its responsibility to provide this critical component of a fair and just process for immigrants in deportation proceedings, the individual...
"The New York State Bar Association today issued a report that spotlights a crisis in the quality and availability of legal representation of immigrants in New York and makes recommendations for improvement, including written standards for immigration...