Fall 2013
5405 Immigration Clinic I - HoffmanG/Beck- 12413

Professor(s): Geoffrey Hoffman (CLINICAL FACULTY)
Janet Beck (CLINICAL FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships 

Time: 4:00p-6:00p  TLocation: 111 TU2 

Course Outline: This course examines the key issues, policies, and regulations governing the entrance of persons into the United States, including status, classification, preferences, asylum, and judicial review. We will also cover deportation and removal, as well as the grounds of inadmissibility, waivers, appeals and the relationship between immigration law and the federal courts.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus pdf

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments: July 8 TOPIC: Introduction and Sources of Federal Immigration Power
Reading : For the first class, pp. 1-11; Chapter 2A
CASE: Chinese Exclusion Case p. 120

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:
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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Writing Requirement: No