Case and Campaign Materials

Please see below for links to select briefs, practice advisories, and other materials developed by IRC. For a description of our general docket, please visit our clinic description at:


Amicus Briefs


Amici Brief for Immigration Law Professors in Moncrieffe v. Holder

Amici Brief for Asian American Justice Center et al. in Vartelas v. Holder

Amici Brief for Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights et al. in Arizona v. U.S.

Amici Brief for Asian American Justice Center et al. in Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder

Amici Brief for Detention Watch Network et al. in Desrosiers v. Hendricks [for similar briefs filed in Hosh v. Lucero and Gomez v. Napolitano, please contact Alina Das at]

Amici Brief for American Immigration Lawyers Association in Matter of Garcia-Arreola


Practice Advisories


Practice Advisory: Understanding Oliva-Ramos v. Attorney General and the Applicability of the Exclusionary Rule in Immigration Proceedings (Nov. 2012)

Seeking a Judicial Stay of Removal (May 2012)

Vartelas v. Holder: Implications for LPRS Who Take Brief Trips Abroad and Other Potential Impacts (April 2012)

Implications of Judulang v. Holder for LPRS Seeking §212(c) Relief and Other Individuals Challenging Arbitrary Agency Policies (Dec. 2011)

Ensuring Compliance with Padilla v. Kentucky Without Compromising Judicial Obligations (Nov. 2010)


Select Public Case Filings and Decisions


Hizam v. Clinton

National Immigration Project v. Department of Homeland Security, et al.