For over a decade, clinic students have worked on impact litigation to limit the immigration consequences of prior criminal convictions. The clinic has served as counsel or counsel for amici curiae in many key cases at the intersection of immigration and criminal law.
Key Appellate Briefs and Advisories
Almanza-Arenas v. Holder, Nos. 09-71415, 10-73715 (9th Cir.)
- Brief of Amici Curiae Immigrant Defense Project, National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, Immigrant Legal Resource Center, and Federal Defenders of San Diego in Support of Petitioner Gabriel Almanza-Arenas
- Petitioner’s Supplemental Brief in Response to Order Dated January 15, 2015
- Re: Almanza-Arenas v. Holder, Nos. 09-71415 and 10-73715