Rebuilding Better: Immigration Policies and the Transition to the Biden Administration
April 28, 2021
1:00 PM (ET)
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The Trump administration targeted and scapegoated immigrants. Its harsh enforcement policies eviscerated human rights protections and created a deportation machine. This Roundtable will discuss the Biden administration's efforts to build an immigration system that values human rights and the important contributions immigrants make to America, including how a variety of factors facing the Biden administration may impact federal court cases and strategies.
- Status of Political and Nonpolitical Appointees
- Legal, Policy, and Political Considerations
- Complexity of Dismantling Trump Administration Policies
- Enforcement Initiatives and Spending
- Treatment of Immigrants’ Rights as Human Rights
Lucas Guttentag, Palo Alto, CA
Sirine Shebaya, Washington, DC
Patrick Taurel, Washington, DC
Federal Court Litigation Section Steering Committee