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This training will provide an overview of federal habeas corpus practice and procedure for challenging unlawful immigration detention in federal court, with a focus on practice within the Seventh Circuit. The presenters from the National Immigrant Justice Center and Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym, Ltd. will discuss the relevant legal background and recent legal developments, provide an overview of the nuts-and-bolts of filing a petition. This training will be hosted by Chicago Volunteer Legal Services and 1 hour of free CLE credit is available for attorneys licensed in Illinois.