Perchance to Dream : a legal and political history of the DREAM act and DACA (Book, 2020) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Perchance to Dream : a legal and political history of the DREAM act and DACA

Author: Michael A Olivas; Bill Richardson
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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""Perchance to DREAM" is a legal and political historical exploration of the DREAM Act and DACA"--
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael A Olivas; Bill Richardson
ISBN: 9781479878284 1479878286
OCLC Number: 1112786628
Description: xi, 333 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Bill Richardson --
College Residency, Race, and Reaction : Pre-1996 --
2001-2010 State DREAM Acts and Litigation --
The DREAM Act in Congress and Federal Developments --
The Aftermath of the DREAM Act Defeats, State Developments --
The DREAM Act and Prosecutorial Discretion : The Birth of DACA --
Undocumented Lawyers, DACA, and Occupational Licensing --
The 2016 Election of Donald Trump, the Rescission of DACA, and Its Aftermath --
Conclusion : Awakening from the DREAM.
Other Titles: Legal and political history of the DREAM act and DACA
Responsibility: Michael A. Olivas ; with a foreword by Bill Richardson.

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""Perchance to DREAM" is a legal and political historical exploration of the DREAM Act and DACA"--
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Should a child whose parents entered the country illegally be granted the privilege of enrolling in school here? ... As University of Houston law professor Olivas writes, there is widespread support Read more...

 
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