TITLE

CAN THE UNDOCUMENTED WORKER'S ALIEN STATUS BE INTRODUCED AT TRIAL?

AUTHOR(S)
Agosto Jr., Benny; Salinas, Lupe; Arteaga, Eloisa Morales
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Texas Hispanic Journal of Law & Policy;Spring2011, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the admissibility of the alien status of undocumented workers in civil and criminal courts of the U.S. An overview of the immigration history that resulted to the U.S. immigration population is presented. It explores how the rules of evidence address the admission or exclusion of unfair prejudical information in criminal cases. It cites civil cases which discuss the right of undocumented workers to be eligible to receive remedy for lost future wages and other benefits.
ACCESSION #
67467875

 

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