BlogPosted by Kathryn M. Doan, Esq. • May 16, 2017
On May 11, DC Attorney General Karl A.
Capital Area Immigrants' Rights Coalition joins over 250+ immigrant and civil rights groups in opposing the proposed expansion of the immigration detention system and elimination of minimal detention conditions standa
BlogPosted by Adina Appelbaum, Esq. • Apr 28, 2017
Prior to this week, only one detained immigrant had won a habeas case in Virginia without having first received a final order of deportation. Now, there are two.
BlogPosted by Adina Appelbaum, Esq. • Apr 26, 2017
CAIR Coalition congratulates pro bono lead counsel Michael Huston at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher for winning the argument at the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals that Virginia statutory burglary is not an aggravated felony theft or burglary offense and is indivisible. This means that no future noncitizen can ever again be deported or barred from a defense to deportation for having a Virginia burglary conviction categorized by the government as an aggravated felony theft or burglary offense.
BlogPosted by CAIR Coalition Staff • Apr 11, 2017
After all the sweat and grind a pro bono attorney has put into winning a withholding or removal or Convention Against Torture case, the client is not necessarily finished interacting with Immigration and Customs Enfor
Increased ICE Raids. Building a Wall. Failed Travel Bans. And now…Broken Promises. The current administration has found a new way to make real its promise to increase deportations.
CAIR Coalition has nearly quadrupled the number of detained adults and children to whom we were able to provide pro bono legal representation for over the past 5 years. Thousands of individuals still need our help.