"On November 7, 2008, Attorney General Mukasey issued an opinion in this matter vacating the August 8, 2006, decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals and remanding respondent's case for further proceedings in accordance with his opinion....
"Attorney General Eric Holder is arguing publicly in favor of legal representation for migrant children arriving unaccompanied at the border — even as his department takes the opposite position in court. Holder said Friday in a speech to the...
"Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder expressed disappointment Monday that the U.S. border is exempt from his new racial profiling ban, after the Department of Homeland Security rejected his plan as too risky. ... In a conference call with law enforcement...
"When the Obama administration came to office in January 2009, it
promised openness and transparency in government. On his first full day
in office, President Barack Obama issued a memorandum
concerning his administration’s beliefs on...
In a letter to Attorney General Holder and two BIA amicus briefs, AILA makes the case:
"Dear Mr. Attorney General: Currently pending before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) are cases raising fundamental interpretative questions about the...
"Plaintiffs argue that the unlawful withholding of information underlying USCIS’s denial of Hajro’s naturalization application violated his fundamental due process rights to a fair hearing. Specifically, Plaintiffs contend that Hajro...
Jan. 3, 2018 - "We write to you today as Congress considers legislation to allow certain young immigrants, known as Dreamers, who came to the country as children, to be able to continue to live, work and contribute to our country. We write not only...
"It would make sense if the Administration withdrew its opposition to a broader interpretation of §203(h)(3) and followed Khaled v. Holder across the country."
Cyrus D. Mehta on Sept. 16, 2011.
Special Immigrant Juvenile Motions to Reopen before USCIS: "Certain
persons who applied for Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) classification
on or after May 13, 2005 and whose petitions were denied or revoked may
be eligible to file a motion to...