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Media Roundup for May 7, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of April 28, 2017:

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Media Roundup for April 21, 2017

Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of April 22, 2017:

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Professors continue discussion on ‘What Will Happen in the Trump Administration?’ on Monday, Feb. 13

Wake Forest Law professors will follow up Feb. 2′s panel discussion on “What Will Happen in the Trump Administration?” with a second panel discussion focusing on climate change, immigration and health and safety regulations at noon on Monday, Feb. 13, in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center. For those who can’t attend in person, the event will be live webcast and recorded. The event is free and open to the Wake Forest University community. Lunch will be served.

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Professors Margaret Taylor and Helen Parsonage discuss President Trump’s immigration ban

Professor Margaret Taylor and Adjunct Professor Helen Parsonage, an immigration attorney in Winston-Salem, participated in the panel discussion, “The New Administration’s Refugee and Immigration Policy: What Does it Mean?,” on Friday, Feb. 3, in Wake Forest University’s Pugh Auditorium.

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Professor Margaret Taylor says ‘immigration lawyers are drinking from fire hoses right now’

More than 300 members of the Wake Forest University community packed into Pugh Auditorium on Friday for a faculty-led panel on immigration and refugees.

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Professor Margaret Taylor authors Iowa Law Review Online article on Board of Immigration Appeals Decisions and immigration policy

Professor Margaret Taylor was invited to respond to the Iowa Law Review article, “Advancing Executive Branch Immigration Policy Through the Attorney General’s Review Authority,” written by former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales and Patrick Glen.

The original article addresses the role of the Attorney General in shaping immigration policy through the review of the Board of Immigration Appeals Decisions. Professor Taylor’s subsequent essay, “Midnight Agency Adjudication: Attorney General Review of Board of Immigration Appeals Decisions,” was published in the Iowa Law Review Online.

Professor Taylor also authored a blog entry about her essay titled, “Midnight Agency Adjudication, by Margaret H. Taylor.”  The entry, which follows, was posted on Notice & Comment, the blog for the Yale Journal on Regulation and the ABA Section of Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, on Aug. 10, 2016.

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Professor Margaret Taylor’s essay on immigration appeals decisions posted on Law Professor Blogs Network

Professor Margaret Taylor‘s essay, “Midnight Agency Adjudication: Attorney General Review of Board of Immigration Appeals Decisions,” was posted on Law Professor Blogs Network on July 20, 2016.  The article was also posted on Social Science Research Network (SSRN) and will appear in the Iowa Law Review.

In the essay, Professor Taylor explores the timing of contemporary Attorney General review authority in immigration appeals decisions from an administrative law perspective.  The abstract follows.

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Professor Margaret Taylor quoted on immigration decision in Bloomberg Law and U.S. Law Week

Professor Margaret Taylor was recently quoted in U.S. Law Week  and Bloomberg Law in the story,  “Detained Immigrants Entitled to Bond Hearings,” written by Patrick Gregory and published on Nov. 3, 2015.

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‘Conversation With’ hosts Elisa Massimino, president and CEO of Human Rights First, on Wednesday, Nov. 4

Wake Forest Law will host Elisa Massimino, president and chief executive officer of Human Rights First, as part of its “Conversation With” series at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 4, in the Worrell Professional Center, Room 1312. Professor Margaret Taylor will interview Massimino in a conversation-style format. Lunch will be provided. Continue reading »

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Professor Margaret Taylor’s article regarding non-LPR cancellation featured on immigration blog

Professor Margaret Taylor’s article, “What Happened to Non-LPR Cancellation? Rationalizing Immigration Enforcement by Restoring Durable Relief from Removal” is featured in the Las Vegas/Reno Family Immigration Blog from Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Taylor is well known for her teaching and research on immigration detention policy and the deportation of criminal offenders. She is a recipient of the school’s Joseph Branch Excellence in Teaching Award and of the Elmer Fried Excellence in Teaching Award from the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She has testified on immigration detention before Congress and the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform.  Continue reading »