2016 Law Review Symposium

Monitor for Law Review Symposium 2016This Side of the Border: An Analysis of Immigration Detention, Enforcement, and Community Impact

Friday, November 11, 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Wesemann Hall


The 2016 Law Review Symposium is comprised of leading national advocates, practitioners, and scholars who will discuss the most relevant aspects of immigration law today. Specifically, the symposium will examine three urgent matters that are impacting our communities: (1) for-profit detention, (2) immigration detainers, and (3) family detention. Each panel will explore current policies and highlight substantive solutions that will direct our immigration laws toward creative and prudent reform. The Law Review invites you attend and take part in this national conversation.

Speaker Biographies

2016 Symposium Schedule: 

7:30 – 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Introduction to Immigration Detention and Local Responses to Enforcement
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Evaluation of Immigration Detainer Programs
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. The Impact of For-Profit Detention
11:30 – 12:30 p.m.  Family Detention: Punishment or Protection?
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch / Reception 

This event has been approved for 4 CLE credit hours


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