Crimmigration is the intersection between criminal law and immigration law. Listen to a great panel of speakers: local defense attorney Gerry Wasson, Andrew Nietor, chair of the local American Immigration Lawyers Association and Aude Ruffing, Staff Attorney at the Partnership for the Advancement of New Americans (PANA).
Crimmigration – the merging of immigration law and criminal law – discussed by Gerry Wasson, Andrew Nietor and others.
Homayra Yusefi, Aleena Jun Nawabi and Mejgan Afshan will discuss the situation facing Afghan Refugees and how together we can work to improve US policies. Cody Patterson will talk on County Redistricting.
Nick Ehli September 22, 2021 BILLINGS, Mont. — Nurses fill the hospital room to turn a patient from his stomach to his back. The ventilator forcing air into him is most effective when he’s on his stomach, so he is in that position most hours of the day, sedated and paralyzed by drugs. Lying on his stomach all those hours has produced sores on his face, and one nurse dabs at the wounds. The dark lesions are insignificant given his current state, but she continues just the same, gently, soothingly, appearing to whisper to him as she works. The man has been a patient at Billings Clinic for nearly a month, most of that time in the hospital’s intensive care unit. He is among other patients, room after room of them, with the same grim tubes inserted down their throats. They have covid-19 — the vast majority unvaccinated against the virus, the hospital says. Visitors generally aren’t permitted in these rooms, but the man’s mother comes most days to gaze through a glass window for …
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Kathy Blavatt, Kohta Zaiser and Geoff Page will guide us through the past, present, and possible future of the OB Pier. Carolyn Chase will talk about the Parks Master Plan.