FORA.tv Speaker - Cecillia Wang

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Biography

Cecillia Wang is the Managing Attorney for the California office of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Immigrants' Rights Project, which focuses on the intersection of immigration and criminal law and the impact of U.S. national security policies on non-citizens. Wang began her career at the Immigrants’ Rights Project as a fellow in 1997-98 and rejoined the Project in 2004 after working at the federal public defender office for the Southern District of New York. From 2002 to 2004, she was appointed to the Criminal Justice Act indigent defense panel for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Previously, Wang served as a clerk for Judge William Norris of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Justice Harry Blackmun of the Supreme Court of the United States.

1 Program

Putting the 14th Amendment to the Test

03.05.11 | 01:22:39 min | 0 comments