Michael Kagan

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

4505 South Maryland Parkway

Box 451003

Las Vegas, NV 89154

United States

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

'We Live in a Country of UNHCR': The UN Surrogate State and Refugee Policy in the Middle East

The UN Refugee Agency: Policy Development & Evaluation Service Research Paper No. 201 , UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Nov 2011
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 177 (78,434)

Abstract:

refugees, refugee protection, refugee policy, UNHCR, UNRWA, responsibility shift, Middle East

2.

Refugee Credibility Assessment and the 'Religious Imposter' Problem: A Case Study of Eritrean Pentecostal Claims in Egypt

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 43, No. 5, p. 1179, November 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 129 (129,900)

Abstract:

refugee, credibility assessment, refugee status determination, asylum, religious persecution

3.

Chivalry, Masculinity, and the Importance of Maleness to Judicial Decision Making

UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Jun 2015
Rebecca D. Gill, Michael Kagan and Fatma E. Marouf
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 111 (139,617)

Abstract:

judicial decision making, immigration appeals, gender, panel effects

4.

Believable Victims: Asylum Credibility and the Struggle for Objectivity

Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2015, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Nov 2014
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 109 (148,778)

Abstract:

Human rights, immigration, asylum, credibility, refugees, adjudication

5.

Justice on the Fly: The Danger of Errant Deportations

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 75, No. 2, p. 337, 2014, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 24 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Fatma E. Marouf, Michael Kagan and Rebecca D. Gill
Texas A&M University School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Downloads 108 (181,332)

Abstract:

immigration, deportation, stays of removal, Nken v. Holder

6.

A Taxonomy of Discretion: Refining the Legality Debate About Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 92, 2015, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 89 (189,526)

Abstract:

immigration, executive action, separation of powers, constitutional law

7.

Immigration Law's Looming Fourth Amendment Problem

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 104, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 66 (222,807)

Abstract:

immigration law, criminal law, constitutional law, detainers, deportation, enforcement

8.

Do Immigrants Have Freedom of Speech?

6 CALIFORNIA LAW REVIEW CIRCUIT 84 , UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 58 (230,814)

Abstract:

immigration, freedom of speech, First Amendment, Citizens United, speech discrimination

9.

Binding the Enforcers: The Administrative Law Struggle Behind Pres. Obama's Immigration Actions

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 50, P. 665, 2016
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 27 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2016
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 54 (216,681)

Abstract:

immigration, DACA, DAPA, Obama, Department of Homeland Security, Administrative Procedure Act, APA, First amendment, Prosecutorial discretion

10.

Plenary Power Is Dead! Long Live Plenary Power!

Michigan Law Review First Impressions, 2015, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 52 (246,730)

Abstract:

plenary power, immigration, judicial review, constitutional limitation, freedom of speech, procedural due process

11.

Buying Time? False Assumptions About Abusive Appeals

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 63, 2014 Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 Feb 2014
Michael Kagan, Fatma E. Marouf and Rebecca D. Gill
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Downloads 36 (346,031)

Abstract:

immigration, immigration appeals, deportation, stays of removal, case management

12.

Speaker Discrimination: The Next Frontier of Free Speech

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 42, 2015, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 31 (333,394)

Abstract:

freedom of speech, First Amendment, corporate speech, campaign finance, speaker discrimination

13.

Immigrant Victims, Immigrant Accusers

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 48, 2015, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 26 (291,782)

Abstract:

immigration, U Visa, immigrant victim, immigrant accuser

14.

Limiting Deterrence: Judicial Resistance to Detention of Asylum-Seekers in Israel and the United States

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 51, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Aug 2015
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 17 (359,790)

Abstract:

immigration, refugee, asylum, mass detention, deterrence

15.

Shrinking the Post-Plenary Power Problem

68 Florida Law Review Forum 59 (2016)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Nov 2016
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 0 (415,603)

Abstract:

Immigration, Immigration Law

16.

The New Era of Presidential Immigration Law

55 WASHBURN LAW JOURNAL 117 (2016) , UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Mar 2016
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 0 (359,790)

Abstract:

Immigration, Immigration Law

17.

When Immigrants Speak: The Precarious Status of Non-Citizen Speech Under the First Amendment

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 57, 2016, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2016
Michael Kagan
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
Downloads 0 (296,796)

Abstract:

Immigration, Immigration Law, Free Speech, First Amendment, Civil Liberties, Constitutional Law

18.

Persecution in the Fog of War: The House of Lords' Decision in Adan

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, No. 2, 2002
Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Michael Kagan and William P. Johnson
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and Saint Louis University

Abstract:

international law, refugee status, civil war, differential impact