Summer IV 2016
5397 Crimmigration - HOFFMAN G- 20316
Geoffrey Hoffman (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])
Course Areas: International Law
Constitutional and Criminal Law
Time: 6:00p-8:20p MTWLocation: 213 BLB
Course Outline: This course will introduce students to the many issues at the intersection of immigration law and criminal law. Crimmigration is a complex and dynamic area of law. The course will provide students with the knowledge required to recognize and analyze the potential immigration consequences of a variety of criminal pleas and convictions.
Course Syllabus: Syllabus
Course Notes: Quota=12.
1) Mary E. Kramer, Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity (AILA 6th ed.)
Students must purchase the book directly from the publisher to receive the student price of $85. To order directly from AILA, go to agora.aila.org and sign in using your AILA student member account. If you are a first time customer, please follow the steps to create a Non-Member Account. Choose “Law Student” as your Person Type. Only “Law Student” person types can apply the coupon code during check out. Use coupon code: CRIM15WIN
ISBN: 978-1-57370-385-0; SKU: 53-05
2) Immigration and Nationality Act (hard copy or electronic) (look at Cornell’s version) see http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/8
3) Title 8 of the Code of Federal Regulations (hard copy or electronic) http://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text
First Day Assignments: Chapter 1 (text) ; Recommended: Slavin and Marks, “A View Through the Looking Glass: How Crimes Appear from the Immigration Court Perspective,” 39 Fordham Urb. L.J. 91 (2012).
Final Exam Schedule: 08/13 9am-noon 111 TU2
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
Experiential Course Type:
Course Materials (3/28/2016 4:41:06 PM)
see course notes & syllabus for required book.