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Professor Steve Meili was quoted in a MinnPost article regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision rejecting the Trump Administration’s efforts to scuttle the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.…

Professor Stephen Meili presented his research on the constitutionalization of human rights law and its implications in Latin America at two recent conferences in Peru. The first was held in Cusco on October 25, sponsored by…

Over the past three weeks, Professor Stephen Meili has presented his research on the constitutionalization of human rights law at conferences and workshops sponsored by the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and…

Professor Stephen Meili was interviewed for an article that appeared in the January 17 edition of MinnPost concerning the adverse effect that the federal government shutdown is having on U.S. Immigration Courts. Prof.…

Professor Stephen Meili discussed the implications of the recent midterm elections on U.S. immigration law and policy at Oxford University’s Rothermere American Institute on November 9. Meili’s talk focused on what is—and is…

Professor Steve Meili was interviewed by KARE 11 television, NBC’s Minneapolis affiliate, on October 30 regarding President Trump’s intention to issue an Executive Order revoking birthright citizenship under the 14th Amendment…

Professor Stephen Meili presented a paper at the annual Congress of the Latin American Studies Association in Barcelona on the constitutionalization of asylum law in Mexico and its impact on refugees from Central America who are…

Professor Steve Meili discussed his research on the constitutionalization of the right to asylum at a seminar sponsored by the Newcastle Law School in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Meili argued that a more robust use of the …

Professor Steve Meili presented his research on the constitutionalization of asylum law at the University of Oxford’s Refugee Studies Centre. His talk was part of the RSC’s weekly seminar series. In his talk, Meili argued that…

Professor Stephen Meili presented a paper on the growing use of human rights provisions in national constitutions at the annual meeting of the Law and Society Association, which was held last week in Mexico City. As Prof. Meili…

Professor Stephen Meili presented his research on the constitutionalization of human rights law in Latin America and the European Union at the annual conference of the Refugee Law Initiative, held from June 5-7 at the University of…

Professor Stephen Meili was interviewed on Minnesota Public Radio’s public affairs program “Access Minnesota” regarding President Trump‘s Executive Order limiting entry to the United States by refugees and other immigrants. The…