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Miami Law Clinic Sues Miami-Dade County Over Immigration Jail Policy
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

U.S. Citizen Illegally Jailed Under Controversial ‘Immigration Detainer’ Directive

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (July 5, 2017) – The University of Miami School of Law’s Immigration Clinic has filed a federal suit...

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Immigration Clinic Students Take a Stand Against Administration’s Policies
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

main-long-immigration.jpg On January 25, 2017, President Trump signed two executive orders expanding immigration enforcement across the nation. Students at the Immigration Clinic witnessed the repercussions...
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Immigrant Youth Benefit as Miami Law Professors Prevail in FL Supreme Court
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Florida Supreme Court ruled recently that juvenile courts cannot reject the dependency petitions filed on behalf of immigrant children without an evidentiary hearing. Professors Bernard Perlmutter and Rebecca Sharpless wrote amicus...

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Immigration Clinic Makes a Difference in the LGBTQI Community
Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Around the world, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex community face discrimination, persecution, and torture simply because of their identities or whom they love. In the last year, Miami Law’s Immigration...

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Professor Rebecca Sharpless Delivers Immigration Law “Cert Talk” on Jennings v. Rodriguez
Thursday, November 17, 2016

In Jennings v. Rodriguez, the United States Supreme Court will decide whether it is lawful for immigration authorities to detain immigrants for a prolonged period of time without a bond hearing to see if they qualify for bond....

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Immigration Clinic Wins Asylum for Honduran Environmentalist
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Natalie Atkinson, Deepti Orekondy, Sogol Ghomeshi, Robert Santos

After a court battle that lasted over five years, students in Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic won asylum for a Honduran man who fought against illegal logging...

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Immigration Clinic Halts Deportation of LGBT Jamaican Client
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Claire Howe and Jessica Brautigam

In a contentious hearing that tested their litigation skills, Immigration Clinic students Claire Howe, who recently graduated, and 2L Jessica Brautigam, won the...

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Immigration Lawyers Hone Cutting-Edge Defense Strategies at Immigration CLE Seminar
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

A continuing legal education seminar last week at Miami Law focused on strategies critical to vigorous removal defense for clients in immigration court proceedings, including advocating for a client’s release from detention, raising...

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Former Immigration Clinic Students Provide Much-Needed Legal Service to Immigrants Throughout the United States
Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Brittany Young, JD ‘12, is the Immigration and Refugee Case Manager at Catholic Charities of West Virginia. She is the only immigration attorney in town. Without Young, the undocumented domestic violence victims, unaccompanied minors and...

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Immigration Clinic Helps Unaccompanied Border Children
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Immigration Clinic students: Caroline McGee, Michelle Abeckjerr, Elby Hernandez, Amanda Parra Criste, Rina Urias-Brizuela, Lindsay Macdonald, and Adam Hoock

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