02/03/2013 05:28:48 PM EST
The Battle over CSPA Heads to the Supreme Court
From Carl Shusterman's Feb. 2013 Newsletter, here's a long post: "On January 25, the U.S. Department of Justice submitted a 150-page Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court requesting the Court to review our victory in DeOsorio v. Mayorkas in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Since we originally challenged the government’s failure to implement the “automatic conversation” clause of the Child Status Protection Act in 2008, it looks like this litigation may drag on for yet another year. What follows is an article which explains the “automatic conversion” clause, and summarizes the federal litigation in this matter."