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New lawsuit advances efforts started in New York, alleges Texas order not binding in Illinois

CHICAGO — A new federal lawsuit today advanced efforts to reinstate the Obama...

October 14, 2016 - 10:39am

Tomorrow, during halftime of the Notre Dame-Stanford game, the university will...

October 14, 2016 - 9:35am

This term the U.S Supreme Court will hear argument in...

September 30, 2016 - 1:47pm

In June of 1999, Astrid Morataya, then a lawful permanent resident, pled guilty to...

June 3, 2016 - 2:16pm

On June 2, 2016, nearly 1,000 people gathered to celebrate human rights at the 17th Annual Human Rights Awards. The awardees and words of courageous NIJC clients ignited and inspired the crowd....

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Upcoming Events

Nov 05
Panel discussion about immigrant survivors of domestic violence (Goshen, IN) 2:00 pm, Goshen College Music Center - 1700 S Main St, Goshen, IN 46526
Nov 16
DACA legal clinic for immigrant youth seeking deferred action 1:00 pm, Chicago Loop (address will be provided after registration)
Nov 17
Representing Asylum Seekers 1:30 pm, Location will be provided upon registration.
Nov 18
Webinar Series: Telling your Client’s Story: Affidavit 101 11:00 am, No live attendance. Link for registration below.
Dec 09
Webinar Series: Implicit Biases and Culture Informed Best Practices 11:00 am, No live attendance. Link for registration below.