Immigration Law

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CA7 on Expedited Removal: Victoria-Faustino v. Sessions
Posted on 2 Aug 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Victoria-Faustino v. Sessions, Aug. 2, 2017 - "Because we find that Victoria‐Faustino’s 2000 conviction was not properly classified as an aggravated felony, we grant the petition for review and remand to the Board of Immigration Appeals for... Read More

CA7 on Aggravated Misdemeanor; Posner Dissents: Velasco-Giron v. Holder
Posted on 29 Sep 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Matter of Rodriguez-Rodriguez, 22 I&N Dec. 991 (BIA 1999)(en banc), followed. See Posner's dissent. - Velasco-Giron v. Holder, Sept. 26, 2014 . Read More

CA7 on 'Small Amount,' Moncrieffe: Chen v. Sessions
Posted on 21 Jul 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Chen v. Sessions, July 20, 2017 - "Ming Wei Chen, a lawful permanent resident originally from China, was ordered removed from the United States as an alien convicted of a controlled substance crime, see 8 U.S.C. § 1182(a)(2)(A)(i)(II). The Board... Read More