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Immigration Clinic Sues County Over Jailing of Immigrants

Immigration Clinic Sues County Over Jailing of Immigrants

Earlier this year, Miami-Dade County started to enforce federal immigration law in its jails. Miami Law’s Immigration Clinic is lead counsel in a federal court case challenging the lawfulness of the County’s policy.

Clinic Fights for Disabled Floridians after Hurricane Relief Debacle

Clinic Fights for Disabled Floridians after Hurricane Relief Debacle

The roll-out of Florida's post-hurricane relief in the form of a five-day food stamp distribution didn't work well, so the HRC reached out to other advocacy groups to demand that DCF reopen the distribution centers to allow impoverished Floridians access to the benefit.

Investor Rights Clinic Helps Elderly Couple Recoup Financial Investment

Investor Rights Clinic Helps Elderly Couple Recoup Financial Investment

Over the past year and a half, the Investor Rights Clinic has represented a retired couple in their 80s who lost half of their life savings in fraudulent investments. Although previously represented by an attorney, the Browns had nowhere to turn, until they reached out to the IRC.

Miami Law’s Innocence Clinic Takes on New Client with a Compelling Case

Innocence Clinic Takes on Case with Potential False Confession

Miami Law’s Innocence Clinic recently began investigating a case with a potentially compelling claim of innocence. Their client has maintained his innocence; however, once in police custody, officers extracted a confession. False confessions are the second leading cause of wrongful convictions.

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MORE CLINICS NEWS

Human Rights Clinic
Students Submit Reports to the UN Special Rapporteur

Environmental Justice Clinic
Clinic Collaborates with Law Firms in Class Action Complaint on Behalf of West Grove Residents

Health Rights Clinic
Theatre and Revolution in Clinical Legal Education at Miami Law

Children & Youth Clinic
Learning About Trust at the U: First Star Academy Supports Foster Care Youth

UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
First Day of Classes: Clinic Applications Go Live, More Information + Application

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 12:30 - 2:00 pm
Practical Courses Open House - Student Lounge
HOPE Public Interest Fair - Bricks

Thursday, February 1, 2018 12:30 – 1:50 pm
Clinics Info-Session Tenants’ Rights & Environmental Justice – Room F108

Friday, February 2, 2018 12:30-4:00 pm
Representing Arab & Muslim-Americans in the Trump Era

Thursday, February 8, 2018 12:30 – 1:50 pm
Clinics Info-Session Human Rights & Immigration – Room F108

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 12:30 – 1:50 pm
Clinics Info-Session Bankruptcy, Investor Rights & Startup Practicum – Room F108

Thursday, February 22, 2018 12:30 – 1:50 pm
Clinics Info-Session Health Rights & Children and Youth Law Clinic – Room F108

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 12:30 – 1:50 pm
Clinics Info-Session Federal Appellate & Innocence – Room F108

Friday, March 9, 2018
Clinic Applications Due

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