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Crimmigration: Dos and don’ts of defending immigrants (access required)

VIRGINIA BEACH — Attorneys representing immigrant clients in criminal matters in Virginia have obligations to defend them from deportation as well as the alleged crime, according to a panel of attorneys at this year’s Virginia State Bar annual meeting. Panelists said these standards have been long established, since Padilla v. Kentucky and Zemene v. Clarke were ...