Four Years On: Humane Solutions to Offshore Detention Exist but Government Chooses Abuse

Four Years On: Humane Solutions to Offshore Detention Exist but Government Chooses Abuse (Amnesty International, 2017). On a day that marks four long years of the Australian Government’s deliberately abusive policies Amnesty International is pleading for an immediate plan to guarantee the safety of the two thousand people trapped on Nauru and Manus Island.

Removing Refugees: U.S. Deportation Policy and the Cambodian-American Community

Removing Refugees: U.S. Deportation Policy and the Cambodian-American Community (2010, Walter Leitner International Human Rights Clinic; Returnee Integration Support Center; Deported Diaspora) The Walter Leitner International Human Rights Clinic of the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice at Fordham Law School, the Returnee Integration Support Center (RISC) and Deported Diaspora announce the release of a new report, Removing Refugees: U.S. Deportation Policy and the Cambodian-American Community.  The report highlights the human rights impact of our current immigration policies through the lens of Read More

In the Child’s Best Interest?: the consequences of losing a lawful immigrant parent to deportation

In the Child’s Best Interest?: the consequences of losing a lawful immigrant parent to deportation  (International Human Rights Law Clinic, et al., 2010) International Human Rights Law Clinic, Immigration Law Clinic, and Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Race, Ethnicity and Diversity. 2010. “In the Child’s Best Interest?: The Consequences of Losing a Lawful Immigrant Parent to Deportation.”  Berkeley. https://www.law.berkeley.edu/files/Human_Rights_report.pdf. Congress is considering a comprehensive overhaul of the nation’s immigration laws more than a decade after the enactment of strict Read More