Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Irene Scharf (U Mass-Dartmouth) has published A PEOPLE'S GUIDE TO U.S. IMMIGRATION LAW. It is under 100 pages with an intended audience of immigrants, their families and friends, law students, and lawyers trying to get a quick sense of the key issues.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Arriving In The United States
Chapter 2: Consequences Of Entering Without Inspection (EWI) Chapter
Chapter 4: Immigrants
Chapter 5: What are my Rights? When Can I...?
Chapter 6. Police Raids & Searches, Worksite Raids, And Rights Of Detainees
Chapter 7. Avoiding Deportation -- What To Do And Say In Deportation Hearings
Chapter 8: Avoiding Immigration Problems Altogether -- Naturalizing
Chapter 9: Appealing Cases
Chapter 10. Lengthy And Indefinite Detention