Penn Law Students Present at Immigration Rights Conference
PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 27, 2008) -- Two students at the University of Pennsylvania Law School will be among the presenters at a Tuesday, Oct. 28, hearing in Washington, D.C., on immigration and immigrant rights.
The students - Matthew Erie and Maisha Elonai - are students in Penn Law's Transnational Legal Clinic. The hearing is being conducted at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights and will focus on due process violations in U.S. immigrant detention and deportation.
The hearings will be webcast live on the Commission's website.