With offices in Chicago, Indiana, and Washington, D.C., NIJC provides direct legal services to and advocacy.
Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Research/Policy/Organizing
Acronym or short name: NIJC
Tags: Immigration Process
PARENT OR CHILD INSTITUTIONSHeartland Alliance
CONTENT MENTIONING/INVOLVING THIS SOURCENews Story Julianne Hing
February 13, 2016
Migrants in immigration proceedings, including children, have no guarantee of legal counsel and are often forced to make their case in front of immigration judges alone.
News Story Vikki Ortiz Healy
November 4, 2017
Immigrants in Chicago have seen a dramatic increase in legal representation since earlier this year, thanks in part to a fund established by the city, according to an independent study released this week by researchers at Syracuse University.
News Story Julia Preston
New York Times (NYT)
December 5, 2014
Lawyers for RAICES (Texas) representing unaccompanied minors who crossed the border this summer said the children were not attracted by the president’s programs.
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