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Advocates Discuss Strategies To Counteract The Problems Of Undocumented Immigrants

Jun 13, 2017

Immigration advocacy organizations, including Catholic Legal Immigration Network, met in Houston, Texas, to strategize ways to better help undocumented immigrants. One of the main conclusions drawn was the need for more low-cost or pro bono representation to help those at risk for deportation.

Read the full Houston Public Media story here.


CLINIC Fellow Profile: Susana Quiroga – Attorney, Immigrant, Daughter, Fellow

Oct 24, 2016
Paola Marquez

Susana Caterina Quiroga was born in Puno, Peru on May 25, 1978, not 1943 as her American lawyer indicated on her immigration forms. An attorney herself, Quiroga was wary of her lawyer’s suggestion to sign the forms without looking them over. Trusting her instinct, she insisted despite not fully understanding them; which turned out to be a good idea because she caught the mistake the attorney later blamed on his paralegal. This experience still stands out to her as one of the main reasons she decided to work in immigration.

The 13th Annual Immigration Law and Policy Conference reflected hope beyond the turmoil of presidential politics

Sep 20, 2016
13th Annual Immigration Law and Policy Conference
Andrés Abella

The Annual Immigration Law and Policy Conference, co-sponsored by CLINIC, typically focuses on nonpartisan policy discussion with an academic focus. This year it offered an electorally timely twist: not just policy, but politics as well.