Ninth Circuit on collateral attack, due process, waiver of appeal rights: U.S. v. Melendez-Castro

"Defendant Antonio Melendez-Castro appeals his conviction under 8 U.S.C. § 1326(b) for illegal reentry into the United States after being deported. Melendez-Castro challenges his conviction based on a collateral attack of the underlying removal order. We hold that a defect in Melendez-Castro’s...