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News Posted on August 19, 2019

L.A. Times, PolitiFact ask Dean Johnson about 'public charge' rule for immigrants

Dean Kevin R. Johnson spoke to the Los Angeles Times about California’s challenge to the Trump administration’s “public charge” rule that could deny green cards to immigrants who receive public assistance. Read the story

Johnson also spoke to PolitiFact’s PunditFact for a story about a Fox New anchor’s assertions about the ‘public charge’ rule. Read the story

Kevin R. Johnson is the law school’s dean, Mabie-Apallas Professor of Public Interest Law and professor of Chicana/o studies at UC Davis. He is an internationally recognized scholar in the fields of immigration law and policy, refugee law, and civil rights.