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Summer IV 2014
5397 Crimmigration - HOFFMAN G- 18695

Professor(s): Geoffrey Hoffman (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 
Constitutional and Criminal Law

Time: 6:00p-8:30p  MTW  Location: 119  TUII

Course Outline: This course will introduce students to the many issues at the intersection of immigration law and criminal law. Crimmigration is a complex and dynamic area of law. The course will provide students with the knowledge required to recognize and analyze the potential immigration consequences of a variety of criminal pleas and convictions.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota= 12

Required Text:

1) Mary E. Kramer, Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity (AILA 5th ed.)

Students must purchase the book directly from the publisher to receive the student price of $65. To order directly from AILA, go to and sign in using your AILA student member account. If you are a first time customer, please follow the steps to create a Non-Member Account. Choose “Law Student” as your Person Type. Only “Law Student” person types can apply the coupon code during check out. Use coupon code: ACAS14CRIM
ISBN: 978-1-57370-305-2; SKU: 53-05

Recommended Text:

2) Immigration and Nationality Act (hard copy or electronic) (look at Cornell’s version) see

3) Title 8 of the Code of Federal Regulations (hard copy or electronic)

Prerequisites: No  - However, recommended courses:(Not Required) are: Immigration Law, Criminal Procedure.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 08/13 6-9pm  111 TU2    

This course will have:
Exam: Yes
Paper: Yes

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course:

Course Materials (3/28/2014 10:22:19 AM)

Special Case

For text book information, please see Course notes listed above.