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Collateral Estoppel IJ Victory in Seattle

Devin Theriot-Orr writes: "From IJ Tammy Fitting in Tacoma. The decision reopens a 1996 Anna Ho deportation order based on a 2011 habeas corpus decision from the E.D. Wash. holding that the deport order violates due process. Some nice language on collateral estoppel. The real take away from this...

D. Ariz. on Due Process: Ilyabaev v. Kane (Habeas)

"In their Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus, Petitioners do not challenge the decisions made by the IJ or the BIA. Instead, they claim that CIS violated their right to due process by failing to follow its own regulation - 8 C.F.R. § 103.2(b)(16)(i) - requiring it to notify them of any adverse...