Immigrant Justice Corps (NY)

Fellowship program dedicated to meeting the need for high-quality legal assistance for immigrants seeking citizenship and fighting deportation.
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Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Provider



Locked Up for Seeking Asylum

Elizabeth Rubin
New York Times (NYT)
April 2, 2016
International law holds that asylum seekers should be detained only in unusual circumstances. Yet our detention centers are filling up with people like Samey.

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The Overlooked Pathways to Legal Status

Amanda Frost
Atlantic, The
June 19, 2016
Undocumented immigrants eligible to become legal residents often don’t know how to apply due to a lack of resources and information.


Needed: Justice for immigrants fighting deportation

Jojo Annobil
New York Daily News
January 26, 2017
The U.S. government continues to aggressively deport tens of thousands of vulnerable, unaccompanied minor children and mothers with children fleeing extreme violence who do not have the benefit of a lawyer.

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