Editor Chaumtoli Huq and Professor César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández will provide registered Law@theMargins participants with a legal informational session on the immigration consequences of criminal offenses, specifically drug offenses. This session is geared towards young lawyers working in a community based setting as well as for community organizers working with immigrants and in communities impacted by the intersection of criminal and immigration laws.
Register now to participate in this free online event, by clicking the registration button below.
Training materials, prepared by Professor García Hernández , will distributed to registered participants in advance of training. Registration also includes subscription to the Law@theMargins newsletter.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández is a visiting professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. He writes crImmigration.com, an award-winning blog about the convergence of criminal and immigration law. His book Crimmigration Law was published in August and is the first systematic mapping of the legal doctrine that comprises crimmigration law in the United States. In 2014, César was presented with the Derrick A. Bell, Jr. Award by the Association of American Law Schools Section on Minority Groups, an honor issued to a “junior faculty member who, through activism, mentoring, colleagueship, teaching and scholarship, has made an extraordinary contribution to legal education, the legal system or social justice.”