Understanding Immigration Law (Lexis-Nexis 2015) (3rd Ed.)
(with Kevin Johnson, Bill Ong Hing, Enid Trucio-Haynes and Leticia Saucedo).
Global Issues in Immigration Law
(West Academic Publishing 2013) (with Beth Lyon, Won Kidane, and Karla McKanders).
Everyday Law for Latinos (Paradigm Publisher 2008) (with Steve Bender and Gilbert Carrasco).
From Extraction to Emancipation, Development Reimagined (edited collection, with Steve Bender) (American Bar Association and Carolina Academic Press 2018).
Vulnerable Populations and Transformative Law Teaching: A Critical Reader (Carolina Press 2011) (with SALT and Golden Gate).
Chapters in Books
A Long Term Vision on Faculty Diversity at UC Davis in
Uprooting Bias in the Academy (with Joseph Moreno) (Forthcoming Springer 2020)
The Indispensable Ones: A Story of Resistance from La Puya in
From Extraction to Emancipation, Development Reimagined (edited collection, with Steve Bender) (forthcoming American Bar Association 2018).
The Challenges and Potential of an International Human Rights Regime to Manage Migration in
Compassionate Migration & Regional Policy in the Americas (William Arrocha et al., eds. Palgrave Macmillan) (forthcoming).
Local Immigration Regulations after 9/11 in
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in Contemporary Politics, Law, and Social Movements (Oxford University Press 2015).
Immigration Federalism and Rights
Immigration Regulation in Federal States: Challenges and Responses in Comparative Perspectives (edited collection of essays) (Sasha Baglay and Delphine Nackache, eds.) (Springer 2013).
A Reflection of Transitional Justice in Guatemala 15 years after the Peace Agreements in
Victims of International Crimes: An Interdisciplinary Discourse (Christoph Safferling & Thorsten Bonacker, eds.) (TMC Asser Press 2013).
Learning in Mulukuku: A Journey of Transformation
(with Leticia Saucedo) in
Vulnerable Populations and Transformative Law Teaching: A Critical Reader (Carolina Press 2011).
The International Rights of Migrants in
Handbook on Human Rights (Thomas Cushman, ed.) (Routledge Books 2011).
Making Civil Liberties Matter in
Local Immigration Enforcement (The Police Foundation 2009).
Of Katz and “Aliens”: Privacy Expectations and the Immigration Raids, 41 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 1081 (2008), reprinted in
AILA’s Guide to Worksite Enforcement & Corporate Compliance (Josie Gonzalez, et al. eds.) (2008).
Articles and Essays
A Look Back at the Warren Court’s Due Process Revolution through the Lens of Immigrants, 51 U. OF THE PACIF. L. REV. 633 (2020) (with Thomas O’Donnell).
A Reflection on Leading with Equity in Higher Education, __ U. of Pennsylvania J. of Law and Social Change__ (forthcoming).
A Comparative Reflection on Refugees and National Security: What We Should Learn from Europe about Responding to Homegrown Terrorism,
Immi. & Nationality L. Rev. 651
Banning Metal Mining in Guatemala,
Vt. L. Rev.
597 (2016) (with Randall S. Abate).
Congressional Dysfunction and Executive Lawmaking During the Obama Administration, 91
Chi.-Kent L. Rev.
Intercultural Legal Sensibility as Transformation
Cal. Interdisc. L. J.
Raising the Bar: Law Schools and Legal Institutions Leading to Educate Undocumented Law Students
(with Beth Lyon and Karla McKanders) 44
Ariz. St. L. J.
Transforming Students, Transforming Selves: Teaching Social Justice in Context,
McGeorge Global Business & Development L. J.
Silent Victims No More?: Moral Indignation and the Potential for Latino Political Mobilization in Defense of Immigrants,
Hous. L. Rev.
Of Katz and “Aliens”: Privacy Expectations and the Immigration Raids, 41
U.C. Davis L. Rev.
The Illusion of Transformative Conflict Resolution: Mediation Domestic Violence Cases in Nicaragua
(with Leticia Saucedo) 55
Buff. L. Rev. 1261
The Subordination and Anti-Subordination Story of the U.S. Immigrant Experience in the 21
st Century, 7
Nev. L. J.
713 (2007) (
Lat Crit Symposium Cluster Introduction).
On Rights, Federal Citizenship, and the “Alien”, 46
Washburn L. Rev.
A Victim-Centered Reflection on Truth Commissions and Prosecutions as a Response to Mass Atrocities, 5
J. of Hum. Rts.
Aliens in our Midst Post-911: Legislating Outsiderness Within the Borders (With Sylvia Lazos) (Book Review), 38
U.C. Davis L. Rev.
The September 11 Immigration Detentions and Unconstitutional Executive Legislation, 29
SIU L. J. 5 (2004).
An Emerging Universality of Justiciable Victims’ Rights in the Criminal Process to Curtail Impunity for State-Sponsored Crimes, 26
Hum. Rts. Q.
Peace Without Justice: Obstacles to Building the Rule of Law in El Salvador by Margaret Popkin (Book Review), 25
Hum. Rts. Q.
The 9/11 “National Security” Cases: Three Principles Guiding Judges’ Decision-Making, 81
Ore. L. Rev.
In Vindication of Justiciable Victims’ Rights to Truth and Justice for State-Sponsored Crimes, 35
Vanderbilt J. of Transnational L.
Connecting Past and Present: Central America’s Forced Migration as an Unfinished Project of Building Just Nations Post-Colonization, Post-Conflict (with Mario Mancilla and Luis Mogollon, Border Humanitarian Health Initiative (2020).
Stakeholder Perspectives Report: November 09, 2018 Focus Group Findings on Migrant Legal-Mental Health Intersectionality (with Patrick Marius Koga) (2019).
Investing in Rising Scholars and Serving the State of California, HSI Taskforce Report
Debunking Three Myths Behind “Chain Migration” and “Low-Skilled” Immigration
, Jan. 2018.
When More than Half of Law Graduates Fail the Bar Exam
, Nov. 2017.
Travel Ban 3.0: Legalese Cannot Mask a Harsh and Misguided Policy
, Sept. 2017.