Mental Health and Immigration - Studies and Reports

  1. Helen Eisner, Disabled, Defenseless, And Still Deportable: Why Deportation Without Representation Undermines Due Process Rights of Mentally Disabled Immigrants, 14 U. Pa. J. Const. L. 511 (Dec. 2011).

  2. Human Rights Watch, Deportation by Default: Mental Disability, Unfair Hearings and Indefinite Detention in the US Immigration System (2010), available at http://www.hrw.org/node/91725.

  3. Legal Action Center, Practice Advisory: Representing Clients With Mental Competency Issues  Under Matter of M-A-M (Nov. 30, 2011), available at http://www.legalactioncenter.org/practice-advisories/representing-clients-mental-competency-issues-under-matter-m-m.

  4. Travis Packer, Non-Citizens with Mental Disabilities: The Need for Better Care in Detention and in Court, Immigration Policy Center of American Immigration Council (Nov. 2010), available at http://www.immigrationpolicy.org/sites/default/files/docs/Non-Citizens_with_Mental_Disabilities_112310.pdf.

  5. Various organizations, Letter to William Holder Regarding Mentally Disabled Respondents (July 24, 2009), available at http://documents.nytimes.com/letter-to-attorney-general-holder-regarding-mentally-disabled-respondents#p=1

  6. Texas Appleseed, Justice for Immigration's Hidden Population (March 2010), available at http://www.texasappleseed.net/index.php?option=com_docman&task=doc_download&gid=313.