Immigration Law

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

Immigration Law

Additional federal resources are needed to provide representation for unaccompanied minors, ABA says

Judiciary

Judge scolded me for bringing newborn to court after denying continuance, lawyer alleges

Immigration Law

Local jails are increasingly refusing to hold inmates longer for possible deportations

Immigration Law

Federal government announces $9M in funding for unaccompanied minors’ counsel

Criminal Justice

Lawyer and interpreter are accused of embellishing asylum claims

Pro Bono

Law firm pro bono work extends beyond US boundaries

Immigration Law

San Francisco to publicly fund legal services for unaccompanied immigrant minors

White-Collar Crime

Clients invested $47M in immigration lawyer’s ethanol plant hoping to get US green cards, feds say

Immigration Law

Federal government sued over alleged due process violations at Artesia immigrant detention center

Immigration Law

Volunteer attorneys allege due process violations at immigrant detention center

First Amendment

Immigration judge sues Justice Department, claims recusal order chills her free-speech rights

Annual Meeting

Outgoing ABA president touts job corps and efforts to address immigration, gun violence

Annual Meeting

Ensuring immigrant detainees have lawyers also benefits court system, DOJ official says

Immigration Law

ABA delegation visits emergency shelter for detained immigrant children in Texas

Verdicts & Settlements

Woman billed $5K for hospital body cavity searches gets $1.1M settlement

Constitutional Law

Civil rights groups sue feds to get lawyers for juveniles in deportation hearings