Georgetown Immigration Law Journal

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Love in the Time of ICE: How Parents without Papers Are Stripped of the Right to Raise their Children in a Safe and Healthy Environment

Asees Bhasin, Spring 2022

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Deportable Until Essential: How the Neoliberal U.S. Immigration System Furthers Racial Capitalism and Operates as a Negative Social Determinant of Health

Prashasti Bhatnagar, Spring 2022

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The Journal is published three times a year and is dedicated to exploring and critically analyzing international and domestic events as they shape the field of immigration law. Each issue features articles by scholars and legal practitioners, as well as a significant number of student notes and a section reviewing current developments in immigration.

Immigration law permeates a wide number of other substantive areas including constitutional law, administrative law, criminal law, labor law, and international law. Recent world events have increased awareness among the legal community of the importance of immigration law, with issues ranging from the meaning of citizenship to multi-national corporate concerns about employing people from different countries. As a result, expertise in immigration law is required by both individuals seeking citizenship and big business attracting skilled workers.