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Representing Children in Removal Proceedings and Immigration Relief for Victims of Crime or Abuse

Recorded on: Jul. 25, 2017
Running Time: 01:13:45

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Taken from the Web Program Defending Immigration Removal Proceedings 2017 recorded July, 2017 in New York.

Representing Children in Removal Proceedings and Immigration Relief for Victims of Crime or Abuse [01:13:45]
  • Special issues in representing children and traumatized clients
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS)
  • U and T visas
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) claims  
Deborah Lee, Cristina Romero, Prof. Claire R. Thomas

The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Deborah Lee and David Williams, Representing Children in Asylum Cases
    Deborah Lee
  • Pooja Asnani and Deborah Lee, Representing Vulnerable Immigrants (December 2015)
    Deborah Lee
  • Representing the Best Interests of Immigrant Youth (December 8, 2016)
    Cristina Romero
  • Claire R. Thomas and Lenni B. Benson, Caught in the Web: Immigrant Children in Removal Proceedings, Impact Center for Public Interest Law, IMPACT: Collected Essays on Expanding Access to Justice, Vol. 2 (July 2016)
    Claire R. Thomas

Presentation Material

  • Representing Children & Immigration Relief for Victims
    Deborah Lee, Cristina Romero, Claire R. Thomas
Deborah Lee ~ Senior Staff Attorney, Immigration Intervention Project, Sanctuary for Families
Cristina Romero ~ Staff Attorney, Immigration Law Unit, The Legal Aid Society
Claire R Thomas ~ Adjunct Professor and Director of Asylum Clinic, New York Law School
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