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Cassandra Burke Robertson

Cassandra Burke Robertson

Cassandra Burke Robertson is a professor of Law and director of the Center for Professional Ethics at Case Western Reserve University. Prior to joining the faculty in 2007, she clerked for the Texas Supreme Court and served as Assistant Solicitor General in the Office of the Texas Attorney General.

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Column: A long-running immigration problem: The government sometimes detains and deports U.S. citizens

By: and - July 10, 2019

We are law professors who have studied civil litigation involving citizenship disputes and thousands of cases involving citizens caught up in immigration cases. That includes the U.S. citizens who have been accidentally swept up in the government’s immigration enforcement efforts since the mid-19th century. In many cases, they have been detained and even deported. In […]