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Published on July 30, 2012 | by LawNews

Professors Andrew Schepard, Lauris Wren, Theo Liebmann Discuss ‘Immigrants and the Family Court’ in NYLJ

Immigrants and the Family Court
By Andrew Schepard, Lauris Wren and Theo Liebmann
New York Law Journal
July 30, 2012


As the number of authorized and unauthorized immigrants in the United States continues to rise, immigration issues increasingly permeate family court proceedings. Our interest is based on two major considerations: (1) immigration issues are becoming more and more pervasive in the lives of parents and children in court; and (2) the immigration legal community and family law legal community do not know each other well. Our hope is that raising and discussing these issues will begin a vitally important dialogue between them, a dialogue in which we invite the New York legal community to participate through this column.

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