November 21, 2019

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Eastern Time

ACS Philadelphia: Immigrant Detention Centers: Family Confinement and the Law

Dechert LLP, Philadelphia, PA

Join the ACS Philadelphia Lawyer Chapter, the ACS Temple University Beasley School of Law Student Chapter, the Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania, and local experts for a discussion on the conditions in the three immigrant detention centers in the Philadelphia area. The panel will also overview current litigation and advocacy work regarding these facilities and offer alternative approaches to immigrant detention.


Rebecca Hufstader, Staff Attorney, Nationalities Service Center

Aimee Thomson, Deputy Attorney General (Impact Litigation Section), Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General

Su Ming Yeh, Deputy Director, Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project

Moderated By:

Jennifer J. Lee, Associate Clinical Professor of Law, Temple University Beasley School of Law

Please note that RSVPs are required per the venue's request. Attendees must bring a valid photo ID that matches the name on their reservation.