The University of Denver Sturm College of Law and DULCCES present:

Crimmigration Law & Policy Workshop: Immigration Detainers


The Saturday, March 29, 2014 workshop gathered leading scholars and advocates to explore the rise of crimmigration, the impact of crimmigration on Colorado families and communities, the formation and adoption of detainer policies limiting local compliance and the litigation sparked by the widespread use of detainers.

View & download the print program: Crimmigration_Workshop_Program.pdf


Below are links to a recording of each panel session. The recordings are public and no login/password is required. If you have issues viewing any of the videos, please contact Stefanie Carroll at 303.871.6076 or

Welcome from Dean Katz and Panel I: Crimmigration and the Evolving Immigration Enforcement Landscape

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Panel II: The Impact of Crimmigration on Colorado Families and Communities

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Panel III: Detainer Policies: Lessons Learned from Other Jurisdictions

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Panel IV: Litigation and Detainer Policies

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Many thanks to the generous sponsors who made this event happen.


DU Latino Center for Community Engagement and Scholarship (DULCCES)

University of Denver Sturm College of Law Office of the Dean


American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado (ACLU of Colorado)
Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition (CIRC)
Meyer Law Office, PC
National Lawyers Guild Colorado
Rights for All People (RAP)
Together Colorado
University of Denver Interdisciplinary Research Incubator for the Study of (In)Equality (IRISE)
University of Denver Sturm College of Law:
Constitutional Rights & Remedies Program
Criminal Defense Clinic
Latino/a Law Students Association (LLSA)
Office of the Associate Dean of Institutional Diversity and Inclusiveness
Rocky Mountain Collective on Race, Place and Law (RPL)
The Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law


Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON)
National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild