Cardozo School of Law Clinics Secure Release of Six Detained In Immigration Ban



Jan 30, 2017

In the days after the Trump adminstrtion issued its excecutive order on immigration, Cardozo School of Law professors and students in the Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic won the release of five of the immigrants who had been detained and faced deportation at JFK International Airport. Professor Peter Markowitz, director of the Immigration Justice Clinic, speaks about Cardozo faculty and students' role. 


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Feb 27, 2017

The faculty and students of Cardozo’s Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic made an impact in recent weeks in its fight against the Trump Administration’s executive order on immigration. This past weekend, the clinic’s achievements were highlighted in three news outlets for the breadth of their work.

Feb 17, 2017

One complaint, filed to the inspector general of the D.H.S. by the Center for Constitutional Rights and Cardozo Law School, detailed twenty-six accounts from lawyers and families members who were prevented from seeing clients and relatives being held by C.B.P. agents at airports.

Feb 16, 2017

Myriam Gilles, vice dean of Yeshiva University’s Benjamin N. Cardozo Law School, said in comments submitted to Congress that “the bill would radically restrict access to justice for injured consumers, employees and small businesses by, among other things, imposing requirements upon class plaintiffs that are both unrealistic and unnecessary.”

Feb 10, 2017

Should Trump issue a new order, he is still likely to face legal challenges, as opponents could ask the court to let them amend their complaints, said Alexander Reinert, a professor at Yeshiva University's Cardozo School of Law in New York.

Feb 10, 2017

"I see no easy metric for determining whether the church-state entanglement inherent in Section 107 is greater than or less than the entanglement flowing from the application of Section 119 to church-furnished housing." 

Feb 8, 2017

Cardozo Law received an "A+" for its both alternative dispute resolution program and its international law program in the Winter 2017 issue of preLaw magazine.

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