Immigration Law

Recent Posts

CA9 on Categorical Approach, CAT: Quijada-Aguilar v. Lynch
Posted on 1 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Court Staff Summary : "The panel granted Walter Quijada-Aguilar’s petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals’ denial of his applications for withholding of removal under the Immigration and Nationality Act and the Convention... Read More

CA4 on Jurisdiction, Categorical Approach: Castendet-Lewis v. Sessions
Posted on 26 Apr 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Castendet-Lewis v. Sessions, Apr. 25, 2017 - "We first assess — and deny — the Attorney General’s renewed motion to dismiss. We then proceed to the merits of Castendet’s petition for review, which contends that his burglary... Read More

James C. Ho on Birthright Citizenship: Defining 'American'
Posted on 29 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Constitutional litigator and scholar James C. Ho is a partner in the Dallas office of Gibson Dunn. In 2006 he wrote an article on birthright citizenship entitled Defining American: Birthright Citizenship and the Original Understanding of the 14th Amendment... Read More