December 4, 2014: Rehoboth, Delaware

State Courts and the Protection of Immigrant Crime Victims and Children. For Delaware commissioners, presented by Leslye E. Orloff (NIWAP), Comm. Loretta Young (Delaware), Scott Whelan (USCIS) and Eileen Matuszah (USCIS).

Materials from the training:

  • Slides: State Courts and the Protection of Immigrant Crime Victims and Children – Rehoboth, DE (December 4, 2014)
  • Agenda

Language Access:

  • Bench Card: Court Interpretation in Protection Order Hearings
  • DHS: Immigration Options for Crime Victims
  • Family Court Bench Card on Immigration Rights of Battered Spouses, Children and Immigrant Crime Victims
  • Family Court Bench Card on Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Confidentiality
  • Bench Card: DHS Enforcement Priorities Information for State Court Judges
  • U-Visa Certification Tool Kit for Federal, State and Local Judges, Commissioners, and Magistrates (February 3, 2014)
  • DOJ Letter to State Chief Justices and State Court Administrators on Access for Limited English Proficient Persons to State Court Proceedings (August 16, 2010)

Special Immigrant Juvenile materials from DHS:

  • Immigration Relief for Abused Children (Brochure)
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status: Information for Juvenile Courts

Family court issues:

  • Parental Interest Directive (How to Bring Detained Parents to Court)
  • Immigrants and Protection Orders Bench Card
  • Family Court Bench Card on Issues That Arise in Custody Cases Involving Immigrant Parents, Children and Crime Victims
  • Bench Card on Common Issues that Arise from Parties’ Immigration Status: Economic Remedies
  • Public Benefits Bench Card
  • Overview of Immigration Consequences of State Court Criminal Convictions
  • Bench Card: Glossary of Key Immigration Terms Relevant to State Court Judges