Thursday, August 14, 2008
David Martin: "Another Second-Class Citizen: How the Justice Department has been debasing immigration courts for years"
David Martin (Virginia) published a thoughtful commentary on the July 28 Department of Justice Inspector General's report in Legal Times on partisanship in the appointment of immiogration judges. here is the great punch line: "The dominant impression the July 28 report gives about immigration judge hiring is simply that Sampson and Goodling saw the immigration bench as a cookie jar, and only Republicans deserved a cookie." Download legal_times_goodling_final.doc