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Immigration Justice Clinic Publicizes Previously Secret Data Showing Bush-Era Immigration Raids Were Law Enforcement Failure

The Immigration Justice Clinic at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University has made public key documents demonstrating that the Bush administration’s immigration home raid strategy was a law enforcement failure. The papers – including both new data and previously secret memoranda – reveal that the raids, which terrorized immigrant communities across the country, were shockingly ineffective at capturing their purported targets.

Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Addresses 2004 Cardozo Graduates

Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor urged graduates of Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law to pursue careers in public service in a commencement address she delivered June 1 at the school’s 26th commencement exercises at Avery Fisher Hall. Justice O’Connor was awarded a Doctor of Laws degree by Yeshiva University at the commencement, conferred by president Richard M. Joel, in what was a first for Cardozo.