Crimmigration: The Collateral Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions in Virginia Seminar Materials

Publication Date: July 2015
Available Formats: Searchable PDF via immediate download
Pages: 55

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Topics Covered:

  • The importance of understanding immigration consequences
  • An overview of the deportation system
  • Understanding Deportability vs. Inadmissibility
  • Crimmigration categories
  • Advice on handling the non-citizen client
  • Crimmigration Checklist
  • Templated Padilla-compliant warnings (in English and Spanish)

This comprehensive, stand-alone publication is direct from a July 2015 seminar.

Learn the language of “crimmigration,” how the deportation system works, what Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) attorneys look for in a record of conviction when assessing a non-citizen’s removability, and how to achieve the best possible result for your non-citizen clients to avoid or minimize the risk of detention and deportation.


Table of Contents

I. OVERVIEW

II. UNDERSTANDING KEY CONCEPTS


    A. There are lots of moving parts
    
    B. What’s a Conviction? [INA §101(a)(48), 8 U.S.C. §1101(a)(48)]

III. VIRGINIA TACTICS

    A. First Offender/Pretrial Diversion Programs
    
    B. Dealing with the “We don’t consider immigration consequences” CA
    
    C. Avoid Stipulations Of Fact That Can Be Peeked At By An
    Immigration Judge
    
    D. Avoiding Problem Crimes
    
    E. Specific Crimes
    
    F. Dispelling Myths

IV. PRACTICE AIDS

Authors

Hassan M. Ahmad

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