Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

IJ Finds Due Process Violation in Massive 2008 Howard Industries Worksite Raid


Prof. Hiroko Kusuda writes: "On May 24, 2012 the New Orleans Immigration Court issued a decision finding that DHS's Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents violated our client's due process rights during the worksite raid in Laurel MS on August 25, 2008.  The raid was reported to be the largest in the US immigration history.  In response, Loyola Law Clinic Immigration Law Section, in coordination with the local pro bono community, conducted "Know Your Rights" immigration law presentations at LaSalle Parish Detention Center and Oakdale Immigration Court for over 500 detained workers.  In addition Loyola Law Clinic advocated for the removal of the ankle bracelets placed on other workers