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Ninth Circuit Immigration Outline
Call Number: LRC Internet KF4819.3 .N56 ONLINE
The Immigration Outline is provided as a resource to assist attorneys in analyzing petitions for review. It synthesizes procedural and substantive principles relating to immigration law in the Ninth Circuit and covers the following topics: Jurisdiction, Standards of Review, Relief from Removal (e.g. Asylum, Cancellation of Removal, Adjustment of Status), Motions to Reopen or Reconsider, Criminal Issues, Due Process, and Attorney Fees.


Sample Search Terms

Asylum:Amnesty; sanctuary; refugee; persecution; legalization

Immigrating family members:Undocumented; family-sponsored; quota; special immigrant; visa; green card; temporary protective status; deferred enforced departure

Naturalization:Exclusion; resident alien; permanent resident; jus soli; jus sanguinis; citizenship; dual citizenship; passport; temporary worker

Deportation:Marriage fraud; national security; Homeland Security; border protection; customs; trafficking; expatriation; illegal entry; re-emtry; exile; extradition


Looseleaf Services

Immigration Law and Procedure
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4815 .G662

Immigration Law Service
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4815 .I47 2004

Bender's Immigration Regulations Service
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4815 .G66



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Extradition to and from the United States
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF9635 .A92 2010
ISBN: 9004179550
Development of international extradition in the United States; Extradition from the United States : statutes; Extradition from the United States : treaties and other agreements; Extradition from United States : operation in practice; Extradition to United States : statutes; Extradition to United States : treaties; Extradition to United States : operation in practice; Effect of extradition on subsequent prosecution in United

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Deportation Nation : Outsiders in American History
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4842 .K36 2010
ISBN: 0674046226
From Chinese exclusion to post-entry social control : the early formation of the modern deportation system, The second wave : expansion and refinement of modern deportation law, The third wave : 1930-1964, Discretion, jurisdiction stripping, and retroactivity, 1965-2006


Library Resources

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Immigration Law: A guide to Laws and Regulations
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4819 .G46 2011
ISBN: 1616320818
Immigrants and immigrant visas; Immigrant classifications; Admission into the United States and nonimmigrant visas; Inadmissibility and removal; Citizenship and naturalization

Steel on Immigration Law
Call Number: LRC Reserve KF4819 .S74 2011
ISBN: 9780314603944
Continues looseleaf volume located in the reading room; organized for use by practicing attorneys and by advocates and sponsors of individuals confonted by immigration issues.

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Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook - Ira J. Kurzban
Call Number: KF4819 .K87 2014
ISBN: 1573703710
Publication Date: 2014-01-01
Brief history of immigration laws; Federal and state authority to regulate immi;gion and the rights of aliens; Admission and removal; Fleeing persecution : refugees, asylees, and others; Nonimmigrant visas; Permanent resident status; Employment-based immigration and labor certification; Relief from removal; Administrative review; Federal judicial review; Actions against government officialls; Employer sanctions, unfair immigration-related employment practices, and legalization; Naturalization and citizenship

Immigration Law: A Primer
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4819 .S33 2009
Also available in an electronic version from the FJC website at:$file/immlaw09.pdf

Essentials of Immigration Law
Call Number: LRC Reading Room KF4819 .B67 2009
ISBN: 1573702854
The administration and development of immigration law and immigrants' rights under the Constitution; Inadmissibility, deportability, waivers, and relief from removal; Protection from harm; Nonimmigrant visas : temporary admission to the United States; Immigrant visas : lawful permanent residence; Administrative and judicial review; U.S. citizenship


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