"Death in Detention: Why are immigrants dying in immigration detention?"
Speaker: Mark Heller, Associate Director of Litigation at the National Immigrant Justice Center
Wed., Feb. 25th, 3-4pm, Room C20†
Pizza and beverages will be served!
At NIJC Mr. Heller†focuses on litigating and developing federal district court litigation regarding immigrant detention conditions and detention procedures.††He serves on the Illinois Statewide Immigration Raids Response Steering Committee, was sent by NIJC to respond to the Laurel, Mississippi, worksite enforcement action, and†is serving on national workgroups regarding immigration raidsí response and medical care to detained immigrants.††He is†also working on federal and state Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests and litigation regarding immigrant detention and†local police enforcement of federal immigration law.
Event co-sponsored by Immigration Law Society and Hispanic-Latino Law Student Association.