Professor Motomura Cited in NBC News Article on Immigrant Parents and Executive Action

December 3, 2014 – Professor Hiroshi Motomura was cited in a NBC News article as one of four legal scholars who told President Barack Obama in a letter that he can legally use his executive authority to extend deportation deferrals to the parents of young immigrants, even if their children are not citizens or legal residents.

The legal scholars who signed the letter were Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia, Pennsylvania State Dickinson School of Law; Stephen Legomsky, Washington University School of Law; Hiroshi Motomura, University of California, Los Angeles School of Law and Michael Olivas, University of Houston Law Center.

They described themselves as law professors with particular expertise in the interaction of executive action and immigration law.
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