Immigration and Citizenship

This is a course in the substantive law regulating immigration to the United States and the regulation of non-citizens in the United States. Topics covered include the constitutional law aspects of the immigration and removal (deportation) process, entry, conduct of hearings, relief from removal, and general regulation of non-citizens. In addition, the refugee and asylum will be discussed. The final exam will be open book. LLM students will be required to take the exam; there will be no paper option.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10:30 - 11:20 am TNH 3.129
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/17/14 1:30 pm A-Z
2.137

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed

Textbooks

  • 2013 Supplement to Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy - Legomsky
      Foundation Press , edition: 2013
      ISBN: 978-1-59941-9664   (required)
  • Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy - Legomsky
      Foundation Press , edition: 5th
      ISBN: 978-1-59941-613-7   (required)
  • Immigration and Nationality Laws of the United States: Selected Statutes, Regulations, and Forms - Aleinikoff et al.
      West , edition: 2014
      ISBN: 9780314288202   (required)