Litigation for Unaccompanied Children: Updates and Foundational Cases (3)

Webinar Details

The ABA Children’s Immigration Law Academy (CILA) invites you to join us as experts from the National Immigration Litigation Alliance (NILA) fill us in on the most recent case law impacting your children’s immigration cases. NILA discussed the most up-to-date cases from the federal courts, what they mean for your clients, how to use or distinguish them, and any foundational immigration cases you can use to bolster your arguments. This webinar is part three of a quarterly series, and the following issues and cases were discussed:

  • Asylum in the 5th Circuit
    • Lopez-Perez v. Garland, No. 20-60131 (5th Cir. 2022)
    • Cardona-Franco v. Garland, No. 19-60789 (5th Cir. 2022)
    • Bertrand v. Garland, No. 19-60620 (5th Cir. 2022)
  • Unaccompanied Children
    • Ramirez v. ICE, F.Supp.3d, 2021 WL 4284530 (D.D.C. 2021)
    • Saravia v. Sessions, Case No.: 3:17-cv-03615 (Settlement Agreement)
  • Discretionary Relief Review
    • Patel v. Garland, No. 20-979 (U.S. 2022)
  • Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP)
    • Biden v. Texas, Docket No. 21-954 (U.S. 2022)


Recorded Date

July 20, 2022


  • Mary Kenney, Deputy Director, NILA
  • Kristin Macleod-Ball, Senior Staff Attorney, NILA
  • Chris Rickerd, Special Projects Attorney, NILA

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