Immigrant Rights Clinic students represent immigrants in court and help them learn about their rights

Preparing an Asylum case for a Haitian client

 

 

Immigrant Rights Clinic students conduct “Know Your Rights” presentations to immigrant populations. This month the clinic will assist JALA attorney ( Coastal Grad) Karen Winston in conducting a Know Your Rights Presentation to Haitian’s detained in ICE detention centers. Karen’s project focuses on immigrant women in detention.

Follow Karen’s Blog:

http://www.equaljusticeworks.org/new/blog/one-year-later

For more information about country conditions in Haiti  for women see http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Americas/2011/0831/Haitian-women-fight-back-against-abuses

 

Below find a link to Spanish language news coverage on Last year’s Know Your Rights Presentation to the Latino Community of NE Florida. The clip features Coastal Grad Carlos Martin and 3L Andrea Reyes.

http://www.firstcoastnews.com/video/default.aspx?bctid=672131048001