Immigration Resources

The CPPS-SJI Strategic Initiative has compiled and organized a list of highly useful documents and resources with regard to US Immigration. Please use our inventory of resources below to learn more about US immigration and its impact on State Courts.  

Table of Contents

I.      Profile of U.S. Immigrants

II.      Immigration and the Economy

III.     Immigrant Victims of Violence, Women and Minors   

IV.     State Immigration Law, Policy, and Practice

V.      Federal Immigration Law, Policy, Practice

VI.    Intersection of Federal, State, and Local Law, Policy, and Practice

VII.   Important Legislation  

VIII.  Juvenile and Family Immigration Law, Policy and Practice

IX.    Cultural Competency in the State Courts

 

I. Profile of U.S. Immigrants

Arab American Institute. (2003). Michigan Demographics. Arab American Institute. Retrieved from: http://arabamericaninstitute.com/page/file/f6bf1bfae54f0224af_3dtmvyj4h.pdf/MIdemographics.pdf.

Arab American Institute. Arab Americans: Demographics. Retrieved from http://www.aaiusa.org/arab-americans/22/demographics.

Bugarin, Alicia, Steven DeBry and Martha Jones. (November 2005. Undocumented Immigratns: An Annotated Bibliography. California Research Bureau. Retrieved from: http://www.library.ca.gov/crb/05/06/05-006.pdf

Capps, Randy, Michael Fix, and Serena Yi-Ying Lin. (September 2010). Still an Hourglass? Immigrant Workers in Middle-Skilled Jobs. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/sectoralstudy-Sept2010.pdf

Capps, Randolph, Michael E. Fix, Everett Henderson and Jane Reardon-Anderson (June 2005). A Profile of Low-Income Working Immigrant Families. The New Rederalism, National Survery of America's Families: The Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/publications/311206.html

Capps, Randolph, Michael Fix, Julie Murray, Jason Ost, Jeffrey S. Passel, and Shinta Herwantoro Hernandez. (2004). The New Demography of America's Schools: Immigration and the No Child Left Behind Act. The Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/Publications/311230.html.

Capps, Randolph. (2007). U.S. Immigrant Workers and Families: Demographics, Labor Market Participation, and Children's Education. Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law (14): 170-205.

Congressional Budget Office. (November 2004). A Description of the Immigrant Population. Congressional Budget Office. Retrieved from: http://www.cbo.govdoccfm?index=6019&type=1

Dixon, David, Julia Gelatt and Afshin Zilanawala. (2004). Young Children of Immigrants in the Miami Knight Community. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationinformation.org/integration/profiles/Miami_11-20.pdf

Fix, Michael, Jeffrey S. Passe and Wendy Zimmerman. (October 2000). the Integration of Immigrant Families." The Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/publications/410227.html

Fix, Michael E. and Wendy Zimmerman. (October 1999). All Under One Roof: Mixed-Status Famlies in an Era of Reform. The Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/409100.pdf

Fry, Richard and Jeffrey S. Passel (May 2009). Latino Children: A Majority are U.S.-Born Offspring of Immigrants. The Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=110

Hall, Matthew, Audrey Singer, Gordon F. De Jong, and Deborah Roempke Graefe. (July 2011). The Geography of Immigrant Skills: Educational Profiles of Metropolitan Areas. The Brookings Institution. Retrieved from: http://www.brookings.edu/papers/2011/06_immigrants_singer.aspx

Hernandez-Coss, Raul. (2005). The U.S.-Mexico Remittance Corridor: Lessons on Shifting from Informal to Formal Transer Systems. World Bank. Retrieved from: http://www1.worldbank.org/finance/html/amlcft/docs/Rem_CS/US-Mexico_Remittance_Corridor_WP.pdf

Herrera, E. Z.; Neves, P. L.; and Prieto, L. A. (November 2005). Los Mexicanos Que Residen en Estados Unidos in Migracion Mexico-Estados Unidos Panorama Regional y Estatal. Mexico; Consejo Nacional de Poblacion. Retrieved from: http//www.conapo.gob.mx/publicaciones/migra2006_01/migracion.htm

Herrera, E. Z.; Neves, P. L.; and Prieto, L. A. (November 2005). Los Mexicanos Que Residen en Estados Unidos. in Migracion Mexico-Estado Unidos Panorama Regional y Estatal. Mexico: Consejo Nacional de Poblacion. Retrieved from: http://www.conapo.gob.mx/publicaciones/migra2006_01/migracion.htm

Hoefer, Michael, Nancy Rytina, and Bryan C. Baker. (Janurary 2008). Estimates of the Unauthorized Immigrant Population Residing in the United States. Department of Homeland Security-Office of Immigration Statistics. Retrieved from: http://ww.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/statistics/publications/ois_ill_pe_2008.pdf

Immigration Policy Center. (July 2010). New Americans in the Sunflower State.The Political and Economic Power of Immigrants, Latinos and Asians in Kansas. Immigration Policy Center. Retrieved from: http://www.immigrationpolicy.org/just-facts/new-americans-sunflower-state

Immigration Policy Center. (March 2010). New Americans in the Evergreen State: The Political and Economic Power of Immigrants, Latinos and Asians in Washington. Immigration Policy Center. Retrieved from: http://www.cha.wa.gov/?q=sites/default/files/ForImmediateRelease.pdf

Jeffreys, Kelly J. and Daniel C. Martin (July 2008) Refugees and Asylees; 2007. The Department of Homeland Security. Retrieved from: http://www.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/statistics/publications/ois_rfa_fr_2007.pdf

Kochbar, Rakesh, C. Soledad Espinoza, and Rebecca Hinze-Pifer. (October 2010). After the Great Recession: Foreign Born Gain Jobs; Native Born Lose Jobs. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=129

Kochbar, Rakesh, Ana Gonzales-Barrera and Daniel Docketman. (May 2009). Through Boom and Bust: Minorities, Immigrants and Homeownership. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://www.pewhispanic.org/_reports/report.php?ReportID=109

Kolslowski, Rey. (February 2011). The Evolution of Border Controls as a Mechanism to Prevent Illegal Immigration. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/bordercontrols-koslowski.pdf

Lamberg, Lynne. (2008). Children of Immigrants May Face Stresses, Challenges That Affect Mental health. Medical News and Perspectives. American Medical Association: 780-781. Retrieved from: http://jama.amaassn.org/cgi/content/full/300/7/780

Livingston, Gretchen. (September 2009). Hispanics, Health Insurance and Health Care Access. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=113

Lopez, Mark Hugo. (April 2011). The Latino Electorate in 2010: More Voters, More Non-Voters. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=141

Lopez, Mark Hugo (November 2010). The Latino Vote in the 2010 Elections. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=130

Lopez, Mark Hugo, Rich Morin, and Paul Taylor. (October 2010). Illegal Immigration Backlash Worries, Divides Latinos. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID128

Lopez, Mark Hugo and Gretchen Livingston (April 2009). Hispanics and the Criminal Justice System: Low Confidence, High Exposure. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?/ReportID=106

Migration Policy Institute. (October 2004). Immigration Facts: Legal Immigration to US Still Declining. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/Factsheet_102904.pdf

Passel, Jeffrey and D'Vera Cohn. (February 2011). Unauthorized Immigrant Population: National and State Trends, 2010. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/reports/133.pdf

Passel, Jeffrey S. and Paul Taylor. (August 2010). Unauthorized Immigrants and Their U.S.-Born Children. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=125

Passel, Jeffrey S. and D'Vera Cohn. (July 2009). Mexican Immigrants: How Many Come? How Many Leave? Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?/ReportID=112

Passel, Jeffrey S., and D'Vera Cohn. (April 2009). Portrait of Unauthorized Immigrants in the United States. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=107

Passel, Jeffrey S. and D'Vera Cohn. (October 2008). Trends in Unauthorized Immigration: Undocumented Inflow Now Trails Legal Inflow. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report._php?ReportID=94

Passel, Jeffrey S. and D'Vera Cohn. (February 2008). U.S. Population Projections: 2005-2050. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http//pewhispanic.org/files/reports/85.pdf

Passel, Jeffrey S. (March 2006). The Size and Characteristics of the Unauthorized Migrant Population in the US: Estimates Based on the March 2005 Current Population Survery. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/execsum/61.pdf

Pearce, Susan C. (January 2005). Today's Immigrant Woman Entrepreneur. Immigration Policy In Focus, Volume 4:5. Retrieved from: http://immigration.server263.com/images/File/infocus/immigrant_WomenEntrepreneurs.pdf 

Pearce, Susan C. (2006) Immigrant Women in the United States: A Demographic Portrait. Washington D. C.: Immigration Policy Center. Retrieved from: http://www.immigrationpolicy.org/images/File/specialreport/Immigrant%20Women%20(IPC%202006).pdf

Pew Hispanic Center. (February 2011). Statistical Portraits of the Hispanic and Foreign-Born Populations in the US. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=137

Pew Hispanic Center. (August 2010). Statistical Portrait of the Foreign-Born Population in the US, 2008. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/factsheets/factsheet.php?FactsheetID=59

Pew Hispanic Center. (December 2009). Between Two Worlds: How Young Latinos Come of Age in America. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=117

Pew Hispanic Center. (August 2009). Hispanics in the News: Events Drive the Narrative. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://www.journalism.org/sites/journalism.org/files/Hispanics_in_the_News.pdf

Pew Hispanic Center. (April 2009). Mexican Immigrants in the United States, 2008. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/factsheets/factsheet.php?FactsheetID=47

Pew Hispanic Center. (January 2008). Arizona: Population and Labor Force Characteristics, 2000-2006. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/factsheets/37.pdf

Pew Hispanic Center. (August 2006). Cubans in the United States. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/factsheets/23.pdf

Pew Hispanic Center. (April 2006). Estimates of the Unauthorized Migrant Population for States Based on the March 2005 CPS. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/factsheets/17.pdf

Pew Hispanic Center. (March 2004). Latinos in California, Texas, New York, Florida, and New Jersey. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://www.kff.org/kaiserpolls/loader.dfm?url=/commonspot/security/getfile.cfm&PageID=32977

Preston, Julia. (April 2010). Work Force Fueled by HIghly Skilled Immigrants. The New York Times. Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/16/us/16skilled.html

Rosenblum, Marc M. (February 2011). E-Verify: Strengths, Weaknesses, and Proposals for Reform. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/E-Verify-Insight.pdf

Rosenblum, Marc M., Randy Capps, and Serena Yi-Ying Li. (January 2011). Earned Legalization: Effects of Proposed Requirements on Unauthorized Men, Women, and Children. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/legalization-requirements.pdf

Rumbaut, Ruben G. and Walter A. Ewing (2007). The Myth of Immigrant Criminality and the Paradox of Assimilation: Incarceration Rates among Native and Foreign-Born Men. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from www.immigrationpolicy.org/images/File/specialreport/Imm%20Criminality%20(IPC).pdf

Suro, Roberto. (2006). Beguiling Mysteries and Known Unknowns: The Research Challenges Posed by the Latino Experience. Latino Research at the University of Notre Dame 3:3. Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame. Retrieved from: http://immigrationforum.nd.edu/resources/files/latino_research.pdf

Suro, Roberto and Sonya Tafoya (December 2004) Dispersal and Concentration: Patterns of Latino Residential Settlement. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=8

Suro, Roberto. (May 2002). Counting the 'Other Hispanics': How Many Colombians, Dominicans, Ecuadorians, Guatemalans and Salvadorans Are There in the United States. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=649

Terrazas, Aaron. (August 2010). Diaspora Investment in Developing and Emerging Country Capital Markets: Patterns and Prospects. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/diaspora-markets.pdf

Terrazas, Aaron and Batalova Jeanne. (October 2007). Frequently Requested Statistics on Immigrants in the United States. Washington D. C.: Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://migrationinformation.com/USfocus/print.cfm?ID=649

U.S. Department of Justice-Executive Office of Immigration Review. (March 2010). FY 2009 Statistical Year Book. U.S. Department of Justice. Retrieved from: http://www.justice.gov/eoir/statspub/fy09syb.pdf

U.S. Department of Justice. (May 2007). Guidelines for Immigration Court Cases Involving Unaccompanied Minors. U.S. Department of Justice. Retrieved from: http://74.125.155.132/search?q=cache:NA9BXqTzy2YJ:www.usdoj.gov/coir/cfoia/ocij/oppm04/04-07.pdf+US+Department+of+Justice.+Guidelines+For+Immigration+Court+Cases+Involving+Unaccompanied+Minors.&cd=2&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). (April 2005) Information on Criminal Aliens Incarcerated in Federal and State Prisons and Local Jails. U.S. Government Accountability Office. Retrieved from: www.gao.gov/new.items/d05337r.pdf

World Bank Washington D.C. (April 2006). The U.S.-Guatemala Remittances Corridor Analysis. World Bank. Retrieved from: http://siteresources.worldbank.org/GUATEMALAINSPANISHEXT/Resources/500796-1175200189373/remittancescorridor.pdf

 

II. Immigration and the Economy

Angee, Alex, Cynthia S. Hernandez, Emily Eisenhauer and Yue Zhang. (May 2007). Immigrants in Florida: Characteristics and Contributions. Florida: Research Institute on Social and Economic Policy. Retrieved from: http://www.risep-fiu.org/2007/03/immigrants-in-florida-characteristics-and-contributions/

Borjas, George J. (December 1994). The Economics of Immigration. Journal of Economic Literature. Vol. XXXII: 1667-1717. Retrieved from: www.hks.harvard.edu/fs/gborjas/Papers/JEL94.pdf

Capps, Randy, Michael Fix, Everett Henderson, and Jane Reardon-Anderson. (June 2005). A Profile of Low-Income Working Immigrant Families. The Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/publications/311206.html

Card, David. (January 2005). Is the New Immigration Really So Bad? Department of Economics UC Berkeley. Retrieved from: http://emlab.berkeley.edu/users/card/papers/new-immig.pdf

Congressional Budget Office. (December 2007). The Impact of Unauthorized Immigrants on the Budgets of State and Local Governments. Congressional Budget Office. Retrieved from: http://www.cbo.gov/ftpdocs/87xx/doc8711/12-6-Immigration.pdf

Economic Report of the President. (2005) Washi.ngton D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office. Retrieved from: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/eop/2005/2005_erp.pdf

Executive Office of the President Council of Economic Advisers. (June2007). Immigration's Economic Impact. The White House. Retrieved from: http://www.usairish.org/pdfs/Immigration's%20Economic%20Impact.pdf

Fry, Richard, Rakesh Kochbar, Jeffrey Passel, and Roberto Suro. (March 2005). Hispanics and the Social Security Debate. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://www.pewhispanic.org/files/reports/43.pdf

Gans, Judith. (2007). Immigrants in Arizona: Fiscal and Economic Impacts. Arizona: Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy. University of Arizona. Retrieved from: http://udallcenter.arizona.edu/immigration/publications/impactofimmigrants08.pdf

Goyle, Rajeev, and David A. Jaeger. (July 2005). Deporting the Undocumentee: A Cost Assessment. Center for American Progress. Retrieved from: http://www.americanprogress.org/kf/deporting_the_undocumented.pdf

Kochbar, Rakesh, and Ana Gonzalez-Barrera. (May 2009). Through Boom and Bust: Minorities, Immigrants and Homeownership. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://www.pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=109

Kochbar, Rakesh. (June 2008). Latino Labor Report, 2008: Construction Reverses Job Growth for Latinos. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID-88

Ku, Leighton, Shawn Fremstad, and Matthew Broaddus. (April 2003). Noncitizens Use of Public Benefits has Declined Since 1996: Recent Report Paints Misleading Picture of Impact of Eligibility Restrictions on Immgrant Families. Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. Retrieved from http://www.cbpp.org/4-14-03wel.pdf

Levine, Linda. (January 2009). Immigration: The Effects on Low-Skilled and High-Skilled Native-Born Workers. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/crs/95-408.pdf

Livingston, Gretchen, Susan Minushkin, and D'Vera Cohn. (August 2008). Hispanics and Health Care in the United States: Access, Information, and Knowledge. Pew HIspanic Center and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/reports/91.pdf

Matthews, Christine M. (July 2008). Foreign Science and Engineering Presence in US Institutions and the Labor Force. Congressional Research Center. Retrieved from: http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/97-746.pdf

O'Donovan, Anne Marie. (2006). Immigrant Workers and Workers' Compensation After Hoffman Plastic Compounds, Inc. v. N.L.R.B. New York University Review of Law and Social Change 30(2): 299-324.

Orrenius, Pia and Madeline Zavodny. (2010). From Brawn to Brains: How Immigration Works for America. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Retrieved from: www.dallasfed.org/fed/annual/2010/ar10b.pdf

Ottaviano, Gianmarco, Giovanni Peri, and Greg C. Wright. (October 2010). Immigration, Offshoring, and American Jobs. The National Bureau of Economic Research. Retrieved from: http://papers.nber.org/papers/w16439

Papademetriou, Demetrios and Madeleine Sumption. (June 2011). Eight Poicies to Boost the Economic Contributions of Employment-Based Immigration. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/competitivenessstrategies-2011.pdf

Papademetriou, Demetrios and Madeleine Sumption. (May 2011). The Role of Immigration in Fostering Competitiveness in the United States. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/competitiveness-US.pdf

Peri, Giovanni. (March 2006). Immigrants, Skills, and Wages: Measuring the Economic Gains from Immigration. Immigration Policy in Focus. Retrieved from: http://www.econ.ucdavis.edu/faculty/gperi/reports/2006_skillswages_finalreport.pdf

Peri, Giovanni. (October 2006). Rethinking the Effects of Immgration on Wages: New Data Analysis from 1990-2004. Immigration Policy in Focus 5:8, 1-7. Retrieved from: http://www.nber.org/~confer/2006/si2006/iti/peri.pdf

Shenk, James. (May 2008). H-1B Workers: Highly Skilled Highly Needed. The Heritage Foundation. Retrieved from: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Reports/2008/05/H-1B-Workers-Highly-Skilled-Highly-Needed

Steisel, Sheri, Lee Posey, and Jack Tweedie. (2008). Highlight of the Final TANF Rule. National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/programs/cyf/TANF_brief.htm

Strayhorn, Carole Keeton. (2006). Undocumented Immigrants in Texas: A Financial Analysis of the Impact to the State Budget and Economy. Texas: Texas Office of the Comptroller, 1-22. Retrieved from: http://www.window.state.tx.us/specialrpt/undocumented/undocumented.pdf

The Perryman Group. (April 2008). An Essential Resource: An Analysis of the Economic Impact of Undocumented Workers on Business Activity in the US with Estimated Effects by State and Industry. The Perryman Group. Retrieved from: http://www.americansforimmigrationreform.com/files/Impact_of_the_Undocumented_Workforce.pdf

Wasem, Ruth Ellen. (January 2007). Noncitizen Eligibility for Federal Public Assistance: Policy Overview and Trends. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://fpc.state.gov/documents/organization/133515.pdf

Webber, Alexandra and David Shirk. (2005). Hidden Victims: Evaluating Protections for Undocumented Victims of Human Trafficking. Immigration Policy in Focus. Retrieved from: http://www.childtrafficking.com/Docs/webber_shirlk05_hidvictims.pdf

 

III. Immigrant Victims of Violence, Women and Minors

Amnesty International. (2003). Unaccompanied Children in Immigration Detention. Amnesty International. Retrieved from: http://www.amnestyusa.org/refugee/pdfs/children_detention.pdf

Clinton, Hillary. (June 2011). Trafficking in Persons Report 2011. US Department of State. Retrieved from: http://www.state.gov/g/tip/rls/tiprpt/2011/index.html

Clinton, Hillary. (June 2009). Trafficking in Persons Report 2009. US Department of State. Retrieved from: http://www.state.gov/documents/organization/123357.pdf

Department of Health and Human Services. (January 2001). Fact Sheet: Acces to HHS-Funded Services for Immigrant Survivors of Domestic Violence. Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved from: http://www.hhs.ogv/ocr/civilrights/resources/specialtopics/origin/domesticviolencefactsheet.html

Galindo, Rene, Christina Medina, and Xochitl Chavez. (2005). Dual Sources of Influence on Latino Political Identity: Nationality Policy and the DREAM Act. Texas Hispanic Journal of Law and Policy (11). 75-99

Morgan, Deborah A. (2004). Access Denied: Barriers to Remedies Under the Violence Against Women Act for Limited English Proficient Battered Immigrant Women. American University Law Review 54. 485-539.

Owen, Lauri J. (2006). Forced Through the Cracks: Deprivation of the Violence Against Women Act's Immigration Relief in San Francisco Bay Area Immigrant Domestic Violence Survivors' Cases. Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law and Justic, 21, 13-36.

Powell, Colin L., Director. (June 2004). Trafficking in Persons Report. US Department of State. Retrieved from: http://www.state.gov/g/tip/rls/tipr/2004/

Rice, Condoleeza, Director. (2008). Trafficking in Persons Report. US Department of State. Retrieved from: http://www.state.gov/g/tip/rls/tiprpt/2008/

Rice, Condoleeza, Director. (2007). Trafficking in Persons Report. US Department of State. Retrieved from: http//www.state.gov/f/tip/rls/tiprpt/2007/

Siskin, Alison. (June 2008). Health Care for Noncitizens in Immigration Detention. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://www.assets.opencrs.com/rpts/RL3455620080627.pdf

US Citizenship and Immigration Services. (April 2008). Fact Sheet: USCIS Issues Guidance for Approved Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Self-Petitioners. US Citizenship and Immigration Services. Retrieved from: http://www.uscis.gov/files/article/VAWAFactSheet042208.pdf

  

IV. State Immigration Law, Policy, and Practice

Abel, Laura. (2009). Language Access in State Courts. Brennan Center for Justice. Retrieved from: http://www.brennancenter.org/content/resource/language_access_in_state_courts

Archibold, Randal C. (April 2010). Arizona Enacts Stringent Law on Immigration. New York Times. Retrieved from http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/24/us/politics/24immig.html

Archibold, Randal C. (April 2010). Arizona's Effort to Bolster Local Immigration Authority Divides Law Enforcement. New York Times. Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/22/us/politics/22immig.html

Brady, Katherine. (June 2008). Quick Reference Chart for Determining Immigration Consequences of Selected California Offenses. Immigrant Legal Resource Center. Retrieved from: http://www.nlada.org/DMS/Documents/1137769658.65/California%20Chart.pdf

Brady, Katherine, Holly Cooper, Beth Houck, Angie Junck, and Ryan Moore. (June 2008). Quick Reference Chart and Annotations for Determining Immigration Consequences of Selected Arizona Offenses. Immigrant Legal Resource Center. Retrieved from: http://www.nlada.org/DMS/Documents/115100208.17/Arizona%20Comprehensive%20Chart.pdf

Capps, Randy, Marc R. Rosenblum, Cristina Rodriguez, and Muzaffar Chishti. (January 2011). Delegation and Divergence: A Study of 287(g) State and Local Enforcement. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/287g-divergence.pdf

Chavez, Edward L. (2008). New Mexico's Success with Non-English Speaking Jurors. Journal of Court Innovation. Retrieved from: http://www.courtinnovation.org/_uploads/documents/chavez.pdf

Hegen, Dirk. (July 2008). State Laws Related to Immigrants and Immigration: January 1 - June 30, 2008. National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/programs/immig/immigreportjuly2008.htm

Hegen, Dirk. (August 2007). 2007 Enacted State Legislation Related to Immigrants and Immigration. National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?tabid=13106

Lorenzo, Martin. (July 2006). Ballot Proposition #100 Bail; Undocumented Immigrants, Fiscal Analysis. Arizona State Legislature. Retrieve from: http://www.azleg.gov/jlbc/06ptop100fn.pdf

National Conference of State Legislatures. (January 2011). 2010 Immigration-Related Laws and Resolutions in the States (January 1-December 31, 2010). National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?tabid=21857

National Conference of State Legislatures. (April 2009). Immigration-Related Bills and Resolutions in the States (January-March 2009). National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/print/imig/2009ImmigFinalApril222009.pdf

National Conference of State Legislatures. (July 2009). State Laws Related to Immigrants and Immigration(January 1-June 30,2009). National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/documents/immig/immigrationReport2009.pdf

National Conference of State Legislatures. (April 2008). Overview of State Legislation Related to Immigrants and Immigration January-March 2008. National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/print/immig/immigreportapril2008.pdf

Pew HIspanic Center. (April 2010). Hispanics and Arizona's New Immigration Law. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/files/factsheets/68.pdf

Schwartz, John. (July 2009). Study Finds Gaps in Aid for Non-English Speakers in State Civil Courts. The New York Times. Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/04/us/04interpret.html

Suvelu, Virginia. (2005). Immigration and its Impact on the State Courts. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://contentdm.ncsconline.org/cgi-bin/showfile.exe?CISOROOT=/federal&CISOPTR=47


V. Federal Immigration Law, Policy and Practice

American Bar Association. (2004). American Justice Through Immigrants' Eyes. American Bar Association. Retrieved from: http://www.abanet.org/publicserv/immigration/americanjusticethroughimmigeyes.pdf  

Bruno, Andorra. (March 2009). Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://www.fosterquan.com/news/everify112309.pdf

Bruno, Andorra. (March 2009). Unauthorized Employment in the United States: Issues, Options, and Legislation. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://digitalcommons.ilr.cornell.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1614&context=key_workplace

Bruno, Andorra. (January 2007). Unauthrorized Alien Students: Issues and "DREAM Act" Legislation. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://trac.syr.edu/immigration/library/P1606.pdf

Collett, Elizabeth. (June 2011). Emerging Transatlantic Security Dilemmas in Border Management. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/securitydilemmas-2011.pdf

Doughtery, Mary, Denise Wilson and Amy Wu. (November 2006). Immigration Enforcement Actions: 2005. Department of Homeland Security. Retrieved from: http://www.dhs.gov/xlibrary/assets/statistics/_yearbook/2005/Enforcement_AR_05.pdf

Ewing, Walter. (2006). Border Insecurity: US Border-Enforcement Policies and National Security. Immigration Policy Center. Retrieved from: http://www.gcir.org/node/191

Feder, Jody. (January 2010). Unauthorized Alien Students, Higher Education, and In-State Tuition Rates: A Legal Analysis. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://assets.opencrs.com/rpts/RS22500_20100113.pdf

Finklea, Kristin M. (May 2009). Identity Theft: Trends and Issues. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://fas.org/sgp/crs/miscR40599.pdf

Garcia, Michael J. (March 2004). The U.N. Convention Against Torture: Overview of U.S. Implementation Policy Concerning the Removal of Aliens. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://trac.syr.edu/immigration/library/P1339.pdf

Gomez, Jimmy and Walter A. Ewing. (May 2006). Learning from IRCA: Lessons for Comprehensive Immigration Reform. Immigration Policy in Focus. Retrieved from: http://immigration.server263.com/images/File/infocus/Learning%20from%20the%20IRCA.pdf

Government Accountability Office. (April 2005). Information on Criminal Aliens Incarcerated in Federal and State Prisons and Local Jails. Government Accountability Office. Retrieved from: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d05337r.pdf

GovTrack. (2007). Text of H.R. 842: CLEAR Act of 2007. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/billtext.xpd?bill=h110-842

Human Rights Watch. (September 2010). U.S.: Failure to Provide Fair Removal Hearings to Persons with Mental Disabilities. Human Rights Watch. Retrieved from: http://www.hrw.org/en/news/2010/09/08/us-failure-to-provide-fair-removal-hearings-persons-mental-disabilities

Immigrant Legal Resource Center. (January 2007). For Criminal Defenders in the Ninth Circuit: Effect of Selected Drug Pleas After Lopez v. Gonzales. Immigrant Legal Resource Center. Retrieved from: http://www.ilrc.org/resources/App%2013-A%20drug_chart_post_lopez_2.5.pdf

Immigration Policy Center. (March 2008). Immigration Enforcement and Its Unintended Consequences: The Impact on America's Children. Immigration Policy Center. Retrieved from: http://www.immigrationpolicy.org/just-facts/immigration-enforcement-and-its-unintended-consequences

Kesselbrenner, Dan, Sandy Lin, et al. (2005). Selected Immigration Consequences of Certain Federal Offenses. National Immigration Project. Retrieved from: www.fd.org/pdf_lib/Kesselbrenner%20chart%20new.pdf

Kohli, Aarti, and Deepa Varma. (February 2011). Borders, Jails, and Jobsites: An Overview of Federal Immigration Enforcement Programs in the US. University of California-Berkeley Law School. Retrieved from: http://www.law.berkeley.edu/files/WI_Enforcement_Paper_final_web.pdf

Kim, Yule and Micahel J. Garcia. (January 2009). Immigration-Related Document Fraud: Overview of Civil, Criminal, and Immigration Consequences. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://pards.org/crs/CRS%20Report%20Document%20Fraud%205,%202006,1018-crs.pdf

Martin, Susan. (January 2006). US Employment Based Admissions: Permanent and Temporary. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/ITFIAF/PB_15_1.06.pdf

Meissner, Doris and Marc R. Rosenblum. (July 2009). The Next Generation of E-Verify: Getting Employment Verification Right. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/Verification_paper-071709.pdf

Papdemetriou, Demetrios G., Doris Meissner, Marc R. Rosenblum, and Madeleine Sumption. (July 2009). Aligning Temporary Immigration Visas with US Labor Market Needs: The Case for a New System of Provisional Visas. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/Provisional_visas.pdf

Siskin, Alison. (June 2008). Health Care for Noncitizens in Immigration Detention. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://assets.opencrs.com/rpts/RL34556_20080627.pdf

Terrazas, Aaron. (June 2011). Migration and Development: Policy Perspectives from the United States. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/migdevpolicy-2011.pdf

Thompson, Sandra Guerra. (2008). Immigration Law and Long-Term Residents: A Missing Chapter in American Criminal Law. Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Immigration Classifications and Visa Categories. USCIS. Retrieved from: http://www.tomitalaw.com/images/20061226USCISImmVisaClass.pdf

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. (July 2010). ICE Annouces Launch of Online Detainee Locator System. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Retrieved from: http://www.ice.gov/news/releases/1007/100723washingtondc.html

Van Hook, Jennifer and Michael Fix. (September 2010). The Demographic Effects of Repealing Birthright Citizenship. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/BirthrightInsight-2010.pdf

Vedantam, Shankar. (October 2010). No Opt-out for Immigration Enforcement. The Washington Post. Retrieved from: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/09/30/AR2010093007268.html

Wasem, Ruth Ellen. (March 2009). US Immigration Policy on Permanent Admissions. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://fpc.state.gov/documents/organization/31352.pdf

Wasem, Ruth Ellen and Karma Ester. (September 2008). Temporary Protected Status: Current Immigration Policy and Issues. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/crs/rs20844.pdf

            

VI. Intersection of Federal, State, and Local Law, Policy, and Practice

American Immigration Lawyers Association. (February 2008). Navigating the Immigration Debate: A Guide for State & Local Policymakers and Advocates. American Immigration Lawyers Association. Retrieved from: http://www.aila.org/content/fileviewer.aspx?docid=24681&linkid=172618

Appleseed. (January 2008). Forcing Our Blues into Gray Areas: Local and Federal Immigration Enforcement. Appleseed Network. Retrieved from: http://www.appleseednetwork.org/Portals/0/Reports/Forcing_Our_Blues_Into_Gray_Areas2008.pdf

Camayd-Freixas, Erik. (June 2008). Interpreting After the Largest ICE Raid in US History: A Personal Accoutn. Florida International University. Retrieved from: http://news.newamericamedia.org/news/view_article.html?article_id=dd3d7679d6579a9a883d376a80142456

Chandler Police Department. (November 2006). Chandler Police Department General Orders: E17 Undocumented Persons/Foreign Nationals. Chandler Police Department. Retrieved from: http://www.chandlerpd.com/gos/E17-lundocum.pdf

Gonzalez, Daniel. (October 2008). Sheriff's Office Says Race Plays No Role in Who Gets Pulled Over. The Arizona Republic. Retrieved from http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic/news/articles/2008/10/05/20081005arpaio-profiling1005.html

Gorman, Anna. (June 2008). Family Law, Immigration Law Collide. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved from: http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jun/30/local/me-immigcustody30

International Association of Chiefs of Police. (November 2004). Enforcing Immigration Law: The Role of State, Tribal, and Local Law Enforcement. Internation Association of Chiefs of Police. Retrieved from: http://www.theiacp.org/PublicationsGuides/ContentbyTopic/tabid/216/Default.aspx?id=553&v=1

Khashu, Anita. (April 2009). The Role of Local Police: Striking a Balance Between Immigration Enforcement and Civil Liberties. Police Foundation. Retrieved from: http://www.policefoundation.org/strikingabalance/strikingabalance.html

Loh, Katherine and Scott Richardson. (June 2004). Foreign-born Workers: Trends in Fatal Occupational Injuries, 1996-2001. Monthly Labor Review. Retrieved from: http://www.bls.gov/opub/m1r/2004/06/art3full.pdf

Lopez, Mark H. and Susan Minushkin. (September 2008). Hispanics See Their Situation in US Deteriorating: Oppose Key Immigration Enforcement Measures. Pew Hispanic Center. Retrieved from: http://pewhispanic.org/reports/report.php?ReportID=93

Major Cities Chiefs Immigration Committee Members. (2006). M.C.C. Immigration Committee Recommendations: For Enforcement of Immigration Laws by Local Police Agencies. Major Cities Chiefs Police Association. Retrieved from: www.houstontx.gov/police/pdfs/mcc_position.pdf

National Immigration Law Center. (April 2008). Laws, Resolutions, and Policies Instituted Across the U.S. Limiting Enforcement of Immigration Laws by State and Local Authorities. National Immigration Law Center. Retrieved from: http://www.nilc.org/immlawpolicy/LocalLaw/locallaw-limiting-tb1-2008-12-03.pdf

Phoenix Police Department. (May 2008). Immigration Policy Overview Operation Order 1.4. Phoenix Police Department. Retrieved from: http://www.barriozona.com/files/Immigration_Policy_Overview.pdf

Rodriguez, Cristina, Muzaffar Chishti, and Kimberly Nortman. (2007). Testing the Limits: A Framework for Assessing the Legality of State and Local Immigration Measures. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/NCIIP_Assessing the Legality of State and Local Immigration Measures121307.pdf

Seghetti, Lisa, Karma Ester, and Michael John Garcia. (October 2005). Enforcing Immigration Law: The Role of State and Local Law Enforcement. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/crs/r132270.pdf

Sumption, Madeleine. (May 2011). Policies to Curb Unauthorized Employment. Migration Policy Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.migrationpolicy.org/pubs/unauthorizedemployment-2011.pdf

Thompson, Sandra G. (2007). Speech: Latinas and Their Families in Detention: The Growing Intersection of Immigration Law and Criminal Law. William and Mary Journal of Women and Law 14: 225-244

 

VII. Important Legislation

GovTrack. (1996). Text of H.R. 3734: Personal Responsibility and Work Oppourtunity Reconciliation Act of 1996. Govtrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h104-3734

GovTrack. (2000). Text of H.R. 2883: The Child Citizenship Act of 2000. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h106-2883

GovTrack. (2002). Text of H.R. 1209: The Child Status Protection Act. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h107-1209

GovTrack. (2003). Text of H.R. 2620: The Trafficking Victims Protection and Reauthorization Act of 2003. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h108-2620

GovTrack. (2005). Text of H.R. 3402: The Violence Against Women and Department of Justice Reauthorization Act of 2005. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/billtext.xpd?bill=h109-3402

GovTrack. (2007). Text of H.R. 842: CLEAR Act of 2007. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h110-842

GovTrack. (2008). William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008. GovTrack.US. Retrieved from: http://www.govtrack.us/congress/billtext.xpd?bill=h110-7311

 

 

VIII. Juvenile and Family Immigration Law, Policy and Practice

American Bar Association Commission on Immigration. (August 2004). Standards for the Custody, Placement, and Care; Legal Representation; and Adjudication of Unaccompanied Alien Children in the United States. American Bar Association. Retrieved from: http://www.abanet.org/publicserv/immigration/Kids_Order_Form.pdf

Amnesty International. (June 2003). Unaccompanied Children in Immigration Detention. Amnesty International. Retrieved from: http://www.amnestyusa.org/refugee/pdfs/children_detention.pdf

Bhabha, Jacqueline. (2000). Lone Travelers: Rights, Criminalization, and the Transnational Migration of Unaccompanied Children. University of Chicago Law School Roundtable 7: 269-294

Byrne, Olga. (Aprl 2008). Unaccompanied Children in the United States: A Literature Review. Vera Institute of Justice. Retrieved from: http://www.vera.org/content/unaccompanied-children-united-states-literature-review

Capps, Randy, Michael Fix, Jason Ost, Jane Reardon-Anderson and Jeffrey S. Passel. (2004). The Health and Well-Being of Young Children of Immigrants. Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/311139_Childrenimmigrants.pdf

Fix, Michael, Wendy Zimmerman and Jeffrey S. Passel. (July 2001). The Integration of Immigrant Families in the United States. Urban Institute. Retrieved from: http://www.urban.org/publications/410227.html

Haddal, Chad C. (March 2007). Unaccompanied Alien Children: Policies and Issues. Congressional Research Service. Retrieved from: http://trac.syr.edu/immigration/library/P1642.pdf

Immigration Legal Resource Center. (2007). Living inthe United States: A Guide for Immigrant Youth. Immigrant Legal Resource Center. Retrieved from: http://www.ilrc.org/resources/sijs/Youth_Handbook_English.pdf

Morse, Ann. (March 2005). A Look at Immigrant Youth: Prospects and Promising Practices. National Conference of State Legislatures. Retrieved from: http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?tabid=18113

Neal, David L. (August 2007). Guidelines for Immigration Court Cases Involving Unaccompanied Alien Children. US Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review. Retrieved from: http://www.refugees.org/uploadedFiles/Participate/National_Center/Resource_Library/UnaccompaniedAlienChildrenAug07_FactSheet.pdf

Neufeld, Donald. (March 2009). Memorandum, Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Provisions. US Citizenship and Immigration Services. Retrieved from: http://www.uscis.gov/files/nativedocuments/TVPRA_SIJ.pdf

Nugent, Christopher. (Spring 2006). Symposium on Children and Immigration: Whose Children are These? Handout: Towards Ensuring the Best Interests and Empowerment of Unaccompanied Alien Children. The Boston Public Interest Law Journal. Retrieved from: http://www.nlada.org/Training/Train_Civil/Equal_Justice/2007_Materials/109_2007_Kerwin_handout6

Office of Refugee Resettlement, Division of Unaccompanied Children's Services. (February 1997). ORR/DUCS Factsheet and Frequently Asked Questions. Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved from: http://www.aila.org/content/fileviewer.aspx?docid=19612&linkid=146817

Office of the United Nations High Commisssion for Refugees. (February 1997). Geneva Guidelines on Policies and Procedures in Dealing with Unaccompanied Children Seeking Asylum. UN High Commission for Refugees. Retrieved from: http://www.unhcr.org/3d4f91cf4.html

Preston, Julia. (November 2007). Immigration Quandary: A Mother Torn from Her Baby. The New York Times. Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/17citizen.html

Suegling, Carolyn J. (2004). Toward a Comprehensive Response to the Transnational Migration of Unaccompanied Minors in the United States. Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 37: 861-895.

National Center for Refugee and Immigrant Children. (June 2008). Representing Unaccompanied Immigrant Children: Training Manual. National Center for Refugee and Immigrant Children. Retrieved from: http://www.refugees.org/uploadedFiles/Participate/National_Center/CLEInvitation.pdf

US Department of Justice. (May 2007). Immigration Court Cases Involving Unaccompanied Alien Children. US Department of Justice. Retrieved from: http://www.usdoj.gov/eoir/efoia/ocij/oppm04/04-07.pdf

Women's Refugee Commission. (February 2009). Halfway Home: Unaccompanied Children in Immigration Custody. Women's Refugee Commission. Retrieved from: http://womensrefugeecommission.org/component/finder/search?q=halfway+home

Thronson, David B. (2006). Of Borders and Best Interests: Examining the Experiences of Undocumented Immigrants in US Family Courts. Texas Hispanic Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 11:45

Thronson, David B. "Of Borders and Best Interests: Examining the Experiences of Undocumented Immigrants in US Family Courts"
(3.2 MB)

 

Thronson, David, B. (2008). Creating Crisis: Immigration Raids and the Destabilization of Immigrant Families. Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 43.

Thronson, David B. "Creating Crisis: Immigration Raids and the Destabilization of Immigrant Families."
(4.2 MB)

 

Thronson, David B. (Spring 2006). Choiceless Choices: Deportation and the Parent-Child Relationship. Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 6.

Thronson, David B. "Choiceless Choices: Deportation and the Parent-Child Relationship."
(6.1 MB)

 

Thronson, David B. (2002). Kids Will Be Kids? Reconsidering Conceptions of Children's Rights Underlyng Immigration Law. Ohio State Law Journal Vol. 63.

Thronson, David B. "Kids Will Be Kids? Reconsidering Conceptions of Children's Rights Underlying Immigration Law."
(4.1 MB)

 
Thronson, David B. (Fall 2006). You Can't Get There From Here: Toward a More Child-Centered Immigration Law.  Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Vol. 14.

Thronson, David B. "You Can't Get There From Here: Toward a More Child-Centered Immigration Law."
(3.1 MB)

 

Thronson, David B. (February 2008). Custody and Contradictions: Exploring Immigration Law as Federal Family Law in the Context of Child Custody. Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 59:3.

Thronson, David. "Custody and Contradictions: Exploring Immigration Law as Federal Family Law in the Context of Child Custody."
(4.1 MB)

 

IX. Cultural Competency in the State Courts

Abel, Laura. (July 2009), Language Access in State Courts. Brennan Center for Justice. Retrieved from: http://www.brennancenter.org/content/resource/language_access_in_state_courts/

Schwartz, John (July 4, 2009). "Study Finds Gaps in Aid for Non-English Speakers in State Civil Courts." The New York Times. Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/04/us/04interpret.html  

Martin, John A., Marcus Reinkensmeyer, Hon. Barbara Rodriguez Mundell, and Joes Guillen. (March 2007). Becoming a Culturally Competent Court. Court Manager. (Vol. 22 No 4. Winter 2008): 6.

Martin, John A., Jose Guillen, and Diane Altamirano. (March 2007). Borderland Justice: Working WIth Culture in Courts Along the United States/Mexico Border. Court Manager. (Vol. 22 No. 4 Winter 2008): 25.

"Becoming a Culturally Competent Court" and "Borderland Justice"
(626 KB)

 

Weller, Steven and John A. Martin. (January 1998). A Judge's Guide to Culturally Competent Responses to Latino Family Violence. Center for Public Policy Studies.

A Judge's Guide to Culturally Competent Responses to Latino Family Violence
(2.4 MB)

 

Weller, Steven and John A. Martin. (November 1996). Culturally Responsive Alternative Dispute Resolution for Latinos. Center for Public Policy Studies.

Culturally Responsive Alternative Dispute Resolution for Latinos
(2.8 MB)

 
FEATURED RESEARCH

“What Does the Intersection of Language, Culture and Immigration Status Mean for the State Courts?”
Martin, John A, Steven Weller, David A. Price, Angie Lederach and Jeff Yoder. (October 2, 2012). “What Does the Intersection of Language, Culture and Immigration Status Mean for the State Courts?” State Justice Institute: Washington, D.C. (6 MB)

 
CPPS FEATURED RESEARCH

Implications of Padilla v. Kentucky on the Duties of State Court Criminal Judges and Court Administrators
Weller, Steven and John A. Martin (2010) "Implications of Padilla v. Kentucky on the Duties of State Court Criminal Judges and Court Administrators" The Court Manager, Volume 25, Issue 4: 43-49. (157 KB)

 
RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Immigration and the State Courts Assessment

Immigration and the State Courts Assessment and Measurement Framework
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Errors in OIL’s 2010 post-Padilla Reference Guide: “Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions: Padilla v. Kentucky"
Please refer to this document, which corrects errors published in the Office of Immigration Litigation document about Padilla v. Kentucky. (95 KB)

 
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Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions: Padilla v. Kentucky
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