Leah Litman

Prof. Leah Litman researches and writes on constitutional law with a particular focus on federalism and federal post-conviction review.  Her recent work has appeared or will appear in the Michigan Law Review, the Virginia Law Review, the Duke Law Journal, the Northwestern Law Review, and the Federal Sentencing Reporter as well as several online journals including the Columbia Law Review Sidebar.

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 "Immigration policies and laws that preceded the Trump administration made the separation of families possible, and previously resulted in the separation of families." (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Views
Monday, June 04, 2018
Immigration Sins of the Past and the Forced Separation of Families
This post is the first in a series on the Trump administration's policy of separating families at the border. Confirming over a year of suggestions, the Trump administration is apparently forcibly separating children from their parents at the border. Last fall, then DHS Security Kelly said that DHS...
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