News & Noteworthy

Citizenship Day 2014

On April 5, 2014, students participated in the American Immigration Lawyers Association sponsored "Citizenship Day 2014," a single-day workshop with sites around the country providing assistance to lawful permanent residents eligible for naturalization, at Florida Coastal School of Law (FCSL). This is the fifth year this event has been held at FCSL.

Labor Trafficking Visa Success for Coastal Clinic

Florida Coastal Immigrant and Human Rights Clinic has been representing Human Trafficking Victims in Jacksonville since 2007. This past week the clinic obtained a Trafficking Visa for a victim of labor trafficking. The victim had entered the United States lawfully on an agricultural visa but had been abused and taken advantage of by an employer after arrival in the United States.