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Immigration Law

Criminal Justice

Feds cite ISIS in effort to get stiff sentence for civil rights worker with law degree

Immigration Law

Obama’s executive action on immigration blocked for now by federal judge

Pro Bono

School lawyers can provide free legal help for some minors facing deportation, board decides

ABA Midyear

ABA urges adequate legal representation for unaccompanied immigrant minors

Immigration Law

Two ABA Midyear programs take a close look at immigration law and politics

ABA Midyear

Immigration and access to justice will be hot topics as ABA Midyear Meeting opens in Houston

Attorney General

Amid criticism of Eric Holder, attorney general nominee promises to ‘be Loretta Lynch’

Lawyer Pay

Does ‘martyr mentality’ of nonprofit lawyers keep salaries low?

President's Message

ABA immigration initiatives bring hope to those who come here to begin anew

Precedents

Jan. 2, 1920: Palmer raids target immigrants

Constitutional Law

Obama’s immigration order is unconstitutional, judge rules; parties didn’t raise the issue

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is accused of leaving court during recess, telling client she couldn’t deal with the matter

Attorney General

Justice Department is expanding limits on profiling

Constitutional Law

Texas AG leads 17-state lawsuit against Obama administration over executive order on immigration

Feature

Lawyers and judges face hurdles in struggle to cope with influx of young immigrants

Trials & Litigation

Defense asks judge to require prosecution to try all 54 charges against immigration lawyer

Immigration Law

Obama executive order to OK temporary stay by parents of US citizens and legal permanent residents

Criminal Justice

Paralegal held hostage at law firm helped police negotiate with gunman

Immigration Law

Law grad convicted of concealing Israel bombings conviction to get US citizenship

Constitutional Law

US citizen sues ICE, says he was detained for more than 3 years awaiting deportation