HRC student Liam McGivern Awarded Skadden Fellowship (December 27, 2011)
U.S. Deportees to Haiti Face Horrific Conditions (November 13, 2011)
U.S. Reviews Care of Deported Haitian Who Died (September 20, 2011)
U.N. Urges Countries to Extend Permits for Haitians (June 21, 2011)
U.N. Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women issues report on situation of violence against women in the United States. The report referenced information reported by the Miami Law Human Rights Clinic (June 7, 2011)
Island TV segment on advocacy before the Inter-American Commission to stop Haitian deportations with activist Marleine Bastien and Miami Law Human Rights Clinic students Beatriz Carta Wagman and Miya Patel (Mar. 11, 2011): www.islandtv.tv/?p=247 (see minutes 21-32; in Haitian Creole & English)
Deportations to Haiti: Still a Death Sentence By Vince Warren, Carrie Bettinger-Lopez and Sunita Patel (Apr. 8, 2011)
Strangers in a Strange Land, a New York Times video (March 21, 2011), documents the lives of Haitian deportees from the U.S. and features Prof. Carrie Bettinger-Lopez and the work of the Miami Law Human Rights Clinic.
Victims' Rights and Colombia's Peace Process: A Conversation with Human Rights Defender Lilia Pena
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Miami Law Campus
1311 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
12:30 to 1:50 p.m., Room D201 (law library)
Caroline Bettinger-López, former Deputy Director of the Human Rights Institute and Acting Director of the Human Rights Clinic at Columbia Law School runs the Human Rights Clinic. Read article about Bettinger-López joining Miami Law.
Kelleen Corrigan is Practitioner-in-Residence/Lecturer and Supervising Attorney at the University of Miami School of Law Human Rights Clinic.
The ACLU delivers a statement on behalf of several groups at UNHRC urging US government to refrain from deporting Haitians (July 4, 2012)
Professor Caroline Bettinger-Lopez discusses the Miami Law Clinics' work on deportations to Haiti on Pacifica Radio (January 12, 2012)
Miami Law's Human Rights Clinic and Haitian Women of Miami Urge End to Haiti Deportations (June 6, 2012)
Learn more about the Gender Justice Convening co-hosted by HRC in February 2011.
The Immigration Clinic and the Human Rights Clinic began a collaborative effort to halt deportations in view of the ongoing effects of the January 2010 earthquake. Read more about this project.
View our Congressional briefing flyer (March 2012) with the latest updates on Haitian deportations.
IIn Fall 2011, the Human Rights Clinic began working on the project of Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls in Canada with partner organizations the Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) and the Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action (FAFIA).
View the clinic's briefing paper to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) for our thematic hearing on March 28, 2012 on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls in British Columbia, Canada.
View the video of the hearing
Read a Miami Law article about the Human Rights Clinic's trip to Washington, DC
Miami Law Human Rights Clinic students with Professor Bettinger-López
Miami Law Human Rights Clinic students Lea Dartevelle and Miya Patel discuss the plight of Haitian deportees from the U.S. with a representative of the United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees (UNHCR) at UNHCR headquarters in Washington, DC.