40 Pages Posted: 20 Feb 2009
Date Written: 2008
The discussion is broken down into four parts. First, I will review some basic historical points and terminology. Second, I will describe some of the government's immigration enforcement policies following the comprehensive immigration reform ("CIR") debate and the human consequences and concerns behind such policies. Third, I will describe the relevant legal authorities for arresting and detaining noncitizens. Finally, I will provide some recommendations for moving forward.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Wadhia, Shoba Sivaprasad, Under Arrest: Immigrants' Rights and the Rule of Law (2008). University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 853, 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1346581