Feb 26, 2010 Immigration consequences from criminal convictions and sentences: Excellent links
As I have blogged before, criminal defense lawyers need to remain cognizant of the ever-developing complex morass of immigration risks from criminal convictions and sentences.
In that regard, thanks to the National Immigration Project for presenting this page of links about such risks. Two of the best non-state-specific links at the foregoing website are the pages
on Grounds of Deportability and Inadmissibility Related to Crimes, and Removal Defense Checklist for Criminal Charge Cases.
Here are quick reference charts on adverse consequences of federal convictions and convictions in Virginia state court.
Here is a quick reference chart from the New York State Defenders Association.