Stories by Ben Winograd

Ben Winograd is a Staff Attorney at the Immigration Policy Center. He focuses on legal issues related to the enforcement of immigration law. subscribe to Ben Winograd's feed

Posted on: Aug 23, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

Kobach filed a lawsuit to block the Obama administration from granting deferred action. Fortunately, it has little chance of standing up in court.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

Just the latest judicial rebuke of a red state.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

The announcement could immediately benefit nearly one million immigrants.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

Romney again failed to say whether he would overturn the policy and provided few details as to how he would deal with immigration.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

The STARS Act would benefit fewer people than the DREAM Act, but it would put qualified applicants on a path to permanent residency.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

California is poised to pass a bill to let local jurisdictions opt out of the federal program that routes fingerprints taken at local jails to federal authorities.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

The justices signalled that this may not be the end of the fight over SB 1070.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

Outside parties filed more than 20 briefs asking the Court to uphold an injunction against four major provisions of the law.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2012, Source: Immigration Impact

The Supreme Court brief offer a revealing look at the identities and motivations of SB 1070’s most ardent supporters.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

Technically, the question before the Justices is simply whether four of the law’s provisions should be temporarily blocked pending resolution of a larger legal challenge.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2011, Source: Immigration Impact

For untold numbers of future immigrant defendants, Padilla v. Kentucky will result in better legal advice, more appropriate sentences, and less need to revisit old cases.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2010, Source: Immigration Impact

Hints of how the court may rule have emerged during last week's arguments.