Q&A with The Council: Current State of Play in Immigration Detention

Q&A with The Council: Current State of Play in Immigration Detention

Release Date: 2/26/2021
Available Only to AILA Members
Format Length CLE Eligible
Video Roundtable 60 min. No

This is a recording of AILA University Roundtable free for members, hosted on February 26 at 1 pm Eastern.

Join the Immigration Justice Campaign as we unpack what is happening in immigration detention under the new administration.

Discussion Topics

  • Updates on Department of Homeland Security
  • What we are seeing in detention centers
  • Litigation updates around detention

This roundtable is available only to AILA members and not CLE eligible. AILA University Video Roundtables are free learning opportunities for AILA members provided via a weekly schedule of live video programming for members to come together from across the country and world to discuss hot topics and network with colleagues in the field. Video Roundtables are part of AILA University programming and each session is hosted by faculty selected for their expertise.

Moderator: Jocelyn Dyer, Senior Pro Bono Counsel, Immigration Justice Campaign, American Immigration Council

Ambreen Walji, Pro Bono Coordinator/Staff Attorney, Immigration Justice Project

Anna Byers, Senior Staff Attorney, American Friends Services Committee

The speakers' views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided in the written materials are based on the speakers' experiences and current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and the speakers' experiences may differ from your own.