Training

Webinars

The project is increasing awareness and understanding of best practices in special immigrant juvenile status cases through webinars for judges, lawyers, and child advocates.

Primer on State Court Judge’s Role in SIJS Classification

Explains which immigrant children may be eligible for SIJS status, the specific role of a state “juvenile court" in SIJS cases, guidelines for juvenile court orders, and how to address common court concerns. Presented by the ABA Working Group on Unaccompanied Minor Immigrants/ Co-sponsored by the ABA Judicial Division.

Presenters Answer Your Questions on SIJS

In this follow-up webinar to Part One, Primer on the State Court Judges' Role in Special Immigrant Juvenile Classificationexpert presenters answer audience questions about SIJS. Presented by the ABA Working Group on Unaccompanied Minor Immigrants/ Co-sponsored by the ABA Judicial Division.

SIJS Advocacy in State Courts

Provides an overview of SIJS for attorneys with an emphasis on the role of state court proceedings. Presented by the ABA Working Group on Unaccompanied Minor Immigrants.

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