Non-Citizens and Civil Liberties

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES, David S. Tanenhaus, ed., Macmillan, 2008

Valparaiso University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-03

8 Pages Posted: 1 May 2009  

Bernard Trujillo

Valparaiso University Law School

Abstract

This Article, written as an Encyclopedia entry, summarizes some of the major decisions of the SCOTUS clarifying non-citizens' access to the Bill of Rights. The Article gives special attention to SCOTUS jurisdiction in the areas of free speech, Fourth Amendment, Fifth Amendment protections in deportation proceedings, and access to the Bill of Rights by aliens unlawfully present.

Keywords: undocumented workers, immigration, SCOTUS, non-citizens, civil liberties, constitutional law, Bill of Rights

Suggested Citation

Trujillo, Bernard, Non-Citizens and Civil Liberties. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES, David S. Tanenhaus, ed., Macmillan, 2008; Valparaiso University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-03. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1397684

Bernard Trujillo (Contact Author)

Valparaiso University Law School ( email )

656 S. Greenwich St.
Valparaiso, IN 46383-6493
United States

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