Multimedia Center

Welcome to the ILRC Multimedia Center, where you will find podcasts and videos on various areas of immigration law, partner projects, and events.

In this podcast, you will hear Rachel Prandini, ILRC Unaccompanied Minor Law Fellow, discuss how Senate Bill 873 benefits Unaccompanied Minors. This recording also provides practice tips to advocates on how to leverage the law to improve practice in state court for SIJS petitions.

In Scialabba v. Cuellar de Osorio, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the CSPA does not protect all of the derivative children of family-based immigrant visa applicants equally when they “age-out” of derivative status upon turning 21.  In this podcast, you will hear an example of how the Supreme Court’s ruling in Scialabba affects the “aged-out” child of a woman from Mexico whose priority date to immigrate as the sibling of a U.S. citizen has just become current.

In this podcast, you will hear Grisel Ruiz, ILRC Defending Immigrants Law Fellow, talk about the wave of changes to ICE Hold policies in 2014. This will include an in-depth review of who is subject to mandatory detention.ICE Hold Developments

This video provides a brief overview of DACA, including how many people have applied and the benefits of applying.  It covers the main eligibility requirements for DACA, points out the various issue areas, and provides the volunteer with best practice tips when screening a DACA applicant.

Updated July 25, 2014! This video offers an overview of the DACA request process, explains how to fill out all of the required DACA forms, and outlines best practices and tips for completing the forms, which can be more complicated than they look.  The presentation also alerts practitioners and volunteers about potential problem areas that may arise during the process, and when to seek expert advice.

This recording explains the DACA renewal process, including eligibility requirements, procedure for applying, required evidence, and other relevant details. The podcast is available in English and Spanish.

This recording features Lourdes Martinez and guest attorney, Niloufar Khonsari, discussing the various concerns advocates have regarding the new credible fear lesson plan for asylum officers.

In this podcast we discuss travel options, also known as Advance Parole, for DACA recipients.  We review how and when DACA recipients may apply for advance parole, and share some of the risks and important considerations they should be aware of before leaving the country.

Updated 04/25/2014! This video identifies the supporting documents an applicant has to produceto accompany their DACA request packet and explains how best to organize them.

During this interview with ILRC founder, Bill Hing, you will hear a series of questions regarding the significance of the passage of AB1024 by state legislature and Governor Brown's signing. We also address why the Obama Administration opposed the issuance of a license to Sergio Garcia, the undocumented law graduate who passed the California State Bar.