June 6-7, 2018: Albuquerque, NM “New Mexico Judicial Conclave” Workshops on SIJS, U visas and Issues that Arise in Family Court Cases Involving Immigrant Children and Crime Victims

This conference includes two workshops on the topics of SIJS, U visas, and Family Law.  The first workshop discussed best practices for issuing orders in the best interests of children in custody, protection order and child support cases in which the immigration status of a party or child is raised as an issue in the family court proceeding.  The second workshop discussed best practices for state courts issuing SIJS findings and U visa certifications.

Training Materials

Immigration Relief for Crime Victims and Children

Know Your Rights Information

Forms of Immigration Relief

U and T Visa Certification

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Child Abuse & Protective Battered Immigrant Parents

VAWA Self-Petition

Human Trafficking

Language Access

Family Law Cases: Special Issues for Immigrant Crime Victims and Children


Protection Orders

Economic Relief

Child Abuse, Neglect and Termination of Parental Rights

Criminal Court Discovery

Public Benefits Access of Immigrant Victims

VAWA Confidentiality

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