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Embracing the Gospel value of welcoming the stranger, CLINIC promotes the dignity and protects the rights of immigrants in partnership with a dedicated network of Catholic and community legal immigration programs.

The Story of Us Documentary

CLINIC affiliates in Salt Lake City were featured in a documentary made for The Visionaries, an award-winning PBS-TV series.

The documentary, entitled The Story of Us, can play an important role in being a positive voice on immigration, which is so vital these days.

Watch the preview clip or request a full viewing.

Latest News and Blog Posts

by Chidinma Onuoha

CHEE-KEE, A Panda in Bearland by Sujean Rim captures the exciting, but intimidating experience of immigrating to a new home in a voice appropriate for children.

Posted: Aug. 17, 2017
Filed under: CLINIC Blogs

The parties in Dilley Pro Bono Project v. ICE have reached a settlement that ensures access to mental health evaluations for certain detained mothers and children seeking asylum. The case was filed after Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) barred Caroline Perris, a full-time legal assistant with the Dilley Pro Bono Project (DPBP), from entering the South Texas Family Residential Center (STFRC) in Dilley, Texas.

Posted: Aug. 16, 2017
Filed under: Press Releases

Featured Resources

As more noncitizens are targeted for the initiation of removal proceedings under the Trump administration’s broadened enforcement priorities, immigration court dockets will likely become even more backlogged. Given these strains and the reality of human fallibility, there will continue to be instances in which practitioners observe inappropriate and problematic immigration judge conduct.

Last updated: Aug. 10, 2017

Use CLINIC’s curated booklist to engage immigrants in your community. Centering on family, culture and the courage it takes to start a new life, these stories highlight unique immigrant experiences readers of all ages will enjoy and learn from.

Last updated: Aug. 9, 2017

As part of the execution of Trump’s January 25 executive order, federal immigration agencies are targeting parents and sponsors of unaccompanied immigrant children. Learn what to look for.

Last updated: Aug. 3, 2017

All legal service providers need great communications stills. Here are a few tips to improve your writing skills regardless of audience.

Last updated: Aug. 3, 2017

USCIS updated the forms service providers use to help immigrants adjust their immigration status. Here is a detailed look at the updated Form I-485 and Supplement J.

Last updated: Aug. 3, 2017
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This infographic provides an overview of state immigration bills proposed in 2017. It shows examples of key provisions that were addressed by state legislatures across the country.

Last updated: Aug. 3, 2017