1270 ABA Journal Immigration Law articles.
Local ordinances cracking down on illegal immigrants have resulted in lawsuits and big legal bills.
Some of the laws penalize landlords who rent to illegal immigrants and businesses that employ…
May 7, 2007 5:30 PM CDT
A 7-year-old California boy was rousted from his bed at home by federal immigration authorities and illegally held with his father for 10 hours in a locked room earlier this…
Apr 27, 2007 12:52 AM CDT
A western Kentucky judge is being suspended without pay for 15 days for jailing indefinitely 17 immigrants initially stopped for traffic violations.
Judge Carol Sue Browning arranged for police to…
Apr 20, 2007 6:16 PM CDT
A federal appeals court issued an order yesterday requiring anti-Fidel Castro Cuban militant Luis Posada Carilles to remain in jail.
The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, based in New…
Apr 18, 2007 2:19 PM CDT
A Brazilian lawyer has apparently openly practiced immigration law in New Jersey for a decade, although she is not admitted to the state bar and is licensed only as a…
Apr 16, 2007 5:32 PM CDT
A lawsuit seeks to force the Los Angeles Police Department to report illegal immigrants arrested in drug cases to immigration officials.
Department policy is to ignore the immigration status of…
Apr 12, 2007 8:03 PM CDT
Los Angeles City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo and LA County District Attorney Steve Cooley have partnered with federal law enforcement agencies to deport some suspected gang members before they are convicted…
Apr 5, 2007 4:04 PM CDT
What You’ll be Talking About in 2007
Jan 1, 2007 3:54 PM CST
A 2002 High Court Case Figures Prominently in Immigrant Rights Battle
Dec 25, 2006 8:22 AM CST
Some Immigrants Are ‘Ground to Bits’ in a System That Leaves Immigration Judges Impatient, Appellate Courts Irritated and Lawyers Frustrated
Nov 24, 2006 11:59 AM CST
Streamlined Immigration Cases Are Flooding Federal Appeals Courts
Oct 29, 2005 10:38 AM CDT
Do New Cases Signal Tougher Government Stance in Naturalization Matters?
Apr 28, 2005 8:17 AM CDT
Congress Is Expected to Revisit Controversial Immigration Measures
Mar 28, 2005 6:09 AM CST
Congress and the ABA Tackle President Bush’s Temporary Worker Plan
Mar 1, 2004 9:10 AM CST
Thousands of Kids Arrive Each Year Without an Adult and Without Knowing English. Lacking a Lawyer, They Face a Daunting Legal System.
Mar 1, 2004 7:54 AM CST