Practice Advisory: Seeking a Judicial Stay of Removal in the Court of Appeals

"This Practice Advisory provides background information about requesting stays of removal from the court of appeals, discusses the legal standard for obtaining a stay, and addresses the implications of the government’s policy with respect to return of individuals who are successful on their appeal."

January 21, 2014 | Download File  Copyright (c) 2014, National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, Boston College Post Deportation Human Rights Project and Immigrant Rights Clinic, Washington Square Legal Services, New York University School of Law, and the American Immigration Council.  "The authors of this practice advisory are Trina Realmuto, Jessica Chicco, Nancy Morawetz, and Beth Werlin. This practice advisory is intended for lawyers and is not a substitute for independent legal advice supplied by a lawyer familiar with a client’s case."