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209(c) waiver victory in Batavia, NY

Richard Geduldig writes: " On October 11, 2011, Immigration Judge Philip Montante issued a ten-page written decision granting adjustment of status with a Section 209(c) waiver of grounds of inadmissibility to a refugee who had an aggravated felony conviction, and who had been detained for...

CA11 on 209(c) - Makir-Marwil v. Atty. Gen.

"Gai Makir-Marwil, a native and citizen of Sudan, petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals’ (“BIA”) final order affirming the Immigration Judge’s (“IJ”) order of removal and denial of Makir-Marwil’s application for a waiver of inadmissibility...