Jonathan Oberman, a professor who trains public defenders at Cardozo Law School, also scoffs at Vance’s reasoning. “There are conflicting stories from a witness?” he says. “Okay — then just apply the same standard to poor and low-income people and let them derive the same benefit.”
November 5, 2017 - Adjunct Professor Michael Wildes weighs in on the diversity visa lottery program on PIX11 news. The interview followed the most recent terror attack in New York City committed by 29-year-old Sayfullo Habibullaevich Saipov, who had immigrated to the United States from Uzbekistan in 2010 under this program.
"You have to revamp the entire immigration system so you stop the bad guys, but at the same time, domestically, we need to turn those 13 million people onto the rolls, and make America great with our beautiful diversity that our founding fathers enveloped," he said in the interview.