Law Content https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/tags/law Law Content for Migration Research Cluster en Lessons About the Future of Immigration Law from the Rise and Fall of DACA https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/lessons-about-future-immigration-law-rise-and-fall-daca Author: Kevin R. Johnson. Exhibiting a devotion to aggressive immigration enforcement like no other president in modern American history, President Trump has focused on immigration enforcement above all other immigration goals and escalated enforcement efforts in new and different directions. With this background in mind, there are possible directions for immigration reform in the wake of the rise and fall of DACA. February 01, 2019 - 10:45pm Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/lessons-about-future-immigration-law-rise-and-fall-daca Employment Authorization, Alienage Discrimination and Executive Authority https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/employment-authorization-alienage-discrimination-and-executive-authority Authors: Leticia M. Saucedo. In this article, Saucedo argues that employment-authorized undocumented workers are protected from workplace discrimination even though they do not have legal status in the eyes of immigration law. October 07, 2017 - 7:23pm Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/employment-authorization-alienage-discrimination-and-executive-authority Some Thoughts on the Future of Legal Education: Why Diversity and Student Wellness Should Matter in a Time of "Crisis" https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/some-thoughts-future-legal-education-why-diversity-and-student-wellness-should-matter-time Author: Kevin R. Johnson. Johnson's essay expresses the idea that although economic problems tend to get the most publicity, the lack of diversity in legal education and the growing demand “for a more human and student-friendly learning environment” should also get attention. October 07, 2017 - 5:27pm Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/some-thoughts-future-legal-education-why-diversity-and-student-wellness-should-matter-time How Political Ideology Undermines Racial and Gender Diversity in Federal Judicial Selection: The Prospects for Judicial Diversity in the Trump Years https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/how-political-ideology-undermines-racial-and-gender-diversity-federal-judicial-selection Author: Kevin R. Johnson. Johnson's essay considers the relationship between efforts to increase the racial and gender diversity of the federal judiciary and the contemporary contentiousness of the Senate judicial confirmation process. October 07, 2017 - 5:08pm Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/how-political-ideology-undermines-racial-and-gender-diversity-federal-judicial-selection Sanctuary Networks https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/sanctuary-networks Authors: Pratheepan Gulasekaram and Rose Cuison Villazor. This article argues that this network of public and private institutions and organizations collectively can calibrate federal enforcement policy and instantiate a competing immigration enforcement regime. October 07, 2017 - 4:53pm Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/sanctuary-networks The Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965: Legislating a New America https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/immigration-and-nationality-act-1965-legislating-new-america Authors: Gabriel J. Chin and Rose Cuison-Villazor. Along with the civil rights and voting rights acts, the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 is one of the most important bills of the civil rights era. July 19, 2017 - 9:13am Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/immigration-and-nationality-act-1965-legislating-new-america Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals in Review https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/introduction-article-proposes-1957-supreme-court-came-close-applying-brown-v-board Author: Jacob Leraul. While comprehensive immigration reform flounders in the United States Congress, the presidential decree known as DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) has now well passed its one year anniversary. July 19, 2017 - 9:07am Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/introduction-article-proposes-1957-supreme-court-came-close-applying-brown-v-board The Lost Brown V. Board of Education of Immigration Law https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/lost-brown-v-board-education-immigration-law Authors: Gabriel J. Chin, Cindy Chiang, and Shirley S. Park. This article proposes that in 1957, the Supreme Court came close to applying Brown v. Board of Education to immigration law. July 19, 2017 - 9:03am Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/lost-brown-v-board-education-immigration-law Immigration and Civil Rights: Is the "New" Birmingham the Same as the "Old" Birmingham https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/immigration-and-civil-rights-new-birmingham-same-old-birmingham Author: Kevin R. Johnson. Over the past few years, state legislatures have passed immigration enforcement laws at breakneck speed. As one commentator characterized it: Immigration law is undergoing an unprecedented upheaval. July 18, 2017 - 11:33am Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/immigration-and-civil-rights-new-birmingham-same-old-birmingham Double Trouble: Double Jeaporday's Dual Sovereignty Exception and State Immigration Statutes https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/double-trouble-double-jeapordays-dual-sovereignty-exception-and-state-immigration-statutes Authors: Gregory S. Schneider, and Gabriel J. Chin. On April 23, 2010, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed S.B. 1070 into law, igniting a national controversy about the law and immigration generally. July 18, 2017 - 11:13am Anonymous https://migrationcluster.ucdavis.edu/research/double-trouble-double-jeapordays-dual-sovereignty-exception-and-state-immigration-statutes