Civil Consequences


Know Your Rights:

Employment, a quick guide to re-entry information, directed to persons with a criminal conviction (State Bar of Michigan, 2008).

Immigration, need-to-know information, directed to persons with a criminal conviction (State Bar of Michigan, 2008).

Client questionaire

A Criminal Immigration Bench Guide prepared for state court trial judges on the immigration consequences of state court criminal actions. (Revised September, 2010)

National Inventory of the Collateral Consequences of Conviction, a database funded by the Department of Justice and compiled by the ABA.

Resources on Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions, a collection of helpful sites compiled by Randy Davidson, 2008.

Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions: A Legal Outline for Michigan, presentation by Miram Aukerman, Legal Aid of Western Michigan, MCOLES training seminar (December, 2008).

Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions, a list of offenses compiled by David Koelsch, University of Detroit Mercy School of Law (December, 2008).

Defending Immigrant's Partnership, comprehensive resources for those representing non-citizens in criminal proceedings, launched in 2009.