Topical Roundup: Immigration

Feb 24, 2017 By: Jean Sica

Recent case summaries in Jury Verdicts & Settlements related to immigration. LDJ Investments Inc. v. Pro Management Consulting Inc.  The plaintiffs hired an immigration consultant to

Judge suspends key parts of Trump’s travel ban as mass protests roil major airports

Jan 30, 2017 By: Michael Scott Leonard

With protests engulfing America’s major airports nationwide Saturday, a Brooklyn federal judge temporarily blocked key parts of President Donald Trump’s executive order

Hot Docs: SCOTUS ruling is worst case scenario for AZ law’s supporters

Jun 27, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

On Monday, the Supreme Court issued its ruling in Arizona v. U.S., striking down all but one of the Arizona immigration law’s challenged provisions. Though the law’s supporters claim otherwise, the ruling is an unequivocal victory for President Obama.

Post-oral arguments Arizona v. U.S. prediction update

Apr 26, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

On Wednesday, April 25, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Arizona v. U.S., the Federal Government’s challenge to SB 1070. Here are my updated predictions.

Today in 2000: Elián González’s two grandmothers are issued U.S. visas

Jan 20, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

On January 20, 2000, Elián’s two grandmothers from Cuba were issued U.S. visas to travel to the U.S. to advocate for the boy’s return to Cuba.

Immigration Litigation: Why Indiana’s law was blocked in federal court

Jun 29, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

Last week, two provisions of Indiana’s immigration law were blocked, mostly due to the bill’s authors’ lack of any attempt at making it constitutional.

Immigration Litigation: Can states criminalize being in the U.S. unlawfully?

Jun 22, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

Many states, including Georgia, are following Arizona’s lead in criminalize the act of being in the country unlawfully. But is that constitutional?

Immigration Litigation: Alabama’s stringent new law

Jun 15, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

Alabama just passed a new anti-illegal immigration law that is notably more strict than all other state initiatives on the issue so far.

Now on Westlaw: Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Fox News, Brad Pitt and Botox

Sep 22, 2010 By: Legal Solutions

Here are a few newsworthy trial pleadings now available on Westlaw.

Reading Television

Aug 6, 2010 By: West Reference Attorneys

Birthright citizenship is the granting of United States citizenship to children born on U.S. soil, regardless of the citizenship of their parents. The right comes from the Fourteenth Amendment:

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