National Practice Advisory: Steps to Representing a Noncitizen Defendant Under Padilla v. Kentucky
- Organization: Defending Immigrants Partnership
- Document Type: Article/News
- Creation Date: Thursday, April 22, 2010
- Submitted: Thursday, April 22, 2010
- Attachment: PDF
This national practice advisory written by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center on behalf of the Defending Immigrants Partnership provides a step by step guide for criminal defenders to meet the scope of their duties to noncitizen defendant clients under Padilla. It also provides a summary of the resources available to assist defenders in meeting such duties.