Deportation Research Clinic
Buffett Institute for Global Studies
Northwestern University



Deportation Research Clinic, Buffett Institute for Global Studies Northwestern University

The Deportation Research Clinic studies the misconduct of federal, state, and local agencies implementing deportation laws


Clinic Projects, News, and Contacts


Homepage of the Deportation Research Clinic, Buffett Institute of Global Studies, Northwestern University, links to studies, media, contact information.

States Without Nations - research and commentary on state efforts to restrict the movement of people across borders, and the alternatives

2017 BOOK!  Citizenship in Question: Evidentiary Birthright and Statelessness (Duke University Press), data and country case studies by leading experts, FREE PDF through Knowledge Unlatched


Law office of R. Andrew Free attorney representing clinic in FOIA litigation

Source Materials


Source Material on ICE Private Prisons, including for One Dollar Per Day: The Slaving Wages of Immigration Jail, 1942 (2016)-- Litigation motions and orders for Colorado and Massachussetts; contracts and compliance reviews; invoices and payments; detainee grievances.  

FOIA Policy Information
- Completed FOIA requests.

FOIA Litigation Information
- FOIA Litigation