TITLE

THE TROUBLING CASE(S) OF NONCITIZENS: IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT THROUGH THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM AND THE EFFECT ON FAMILIES

AUTHOR(S)
Quevedo, Juan C.
PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
Tennessee Journal of Law & Policy;Spring2015, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p386
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks into the criminal justice system of the U.S. and its immigration removal policy. Topics discussed include the impact of information sharing between the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and law enforcement agencies (LEAs) on non-citizens and mix-status families, the expansion of the "aggravated felony" definition and the lack of proportionality in the country's immigration law.
ACCESSION #
109092273

 

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