2008 JSRI Advocacy Efforts

April 24, 2008: JSRI Fellow Submits Testimony before LA House Committee 

Fr. Tom Greene, SJ presented testimony before the Louisiana House Committee on the anti-immigrant Criminal Justice Bills 24, 25, and 26. The Catholic Legal Immigration Network (CLINIC) drafted a legal analysis of the state of Louisiana House Bill 24, 25, and 26 which proposed Anti-Immigrant Legislation in Louisiana. Read CLINIC legal analysis » 

May 7, 2008: JSRI Fellow Presents Testimony before LA House Committee Fr. Tom Greene, SJ presented testimony before the Louisiana House Criminal Justice Committee on House Bill 1157, which would make it a crime to provide housing to undocumented ("illegal") immigrants.