menu_bookPhysical

Immigration law and procedure in a nutshell

Weissbrodt, David S., author

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export

  • Creator David Weissbrodt (Regents Professor of Law and Fredrikson & Byron Professor of Law, University of Minnesota Law School), Laura Danielson (Immigration Group Chair, Fredrikson & Byron P.A., and adjunct professor of law, University of Minnesota Law School), Howard S. (Sam) Myers III (Myers Thompson P.A., and Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Minnesota Law School)
  • Other Title
    • Immigration law and procedure
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication
    • Seventh edition
    • [Saint Paul, Minnesota] : West Academic Publishing, [2017]
    • ©2017
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xciii, 760 pages; 19 cm
  • ISBNs 9781683288985, 168328898X
  • OCLC ocn981221798

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 699-721) and index.

Contents

  • History of U.S. immigration law and policy -- The source and scope of the federal power to regulate immigration and naturalization -- Administrative structure of immigration law -- The congressional role in the immigration process -- Immigrants -- Nonimmigrant visitors and temporary workers -- Nonimmigrant students -- Grounds of inadmissibility and removal -- Removal proceedings and relief from removal -- Refugees and asylum -- International law issues related to immigration -- Citizenship -- The rights of non-citizens in the United States -- Criminal aspects of immigration -- Ethical dimensions of immigration practice -- Conclusion -- Bibliography
Checking the Web...