Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia Guest

Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia is the Samuel Weiss Faculty Scholar and founding director of the Center for Immigrants’ Rights Clinic at Penn State Law- University Park. Her book, Beyond Deportation: The Role of Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Cases published by NYU Press in 2015 is the first book on the topic and reflects a culmination of Wadhia’s scholarly work, advocacy, and litigation. Her most recent article Demystifying Employment Authorization and Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Cases, examines more than 230,000 related employment authorization applications received through the Freedom of Information Act and processed by the government. Wadhia’s commentary on United States v. Texas has appeared in The Hill, American Constitution Society, Immigration Impact, and the ImmigrationProf Blog.

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06.26.18 Symposium: Reflections on the travel ban decision
06.27.17 Immigration symposium: Delays, detentions and due process – Why Jennings matters
06.23.16 Symposium: A meditation on history, law, and loss
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