Immigration Law

Matter of A. Vasquez, 27 I&N Dec. 503 (BIA 2019)

Matter of A. Vasquez, 27 I&N Dec. 503 (BIA 2019)

Under the plain language of section 101(a)(43)(H) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(43)(H) (2012), kidnapping in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1201(a) (2012) is not an aggravated felony.

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