Immigration Law

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I-485 Mandamus Victory in Detroit: Labaneya v. USCIS
Posted on 30 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In this case, Mr. Baytiyeh's I-485 application for Adjustment of Status has been pending for more than four years. The only explanation for the four-year delay provided by Defendants is that offered in the Declaration of Jovana Gjelaj, a Senior... Read More

Unpub. BIA Cancellation, Agg. Fel., Categorical Approach Victory in Michigan
Posted on 9 Oct 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Russell Abrutyn writes: "[Here are] two BIA decisions for a client of ours that may be of interest to your readers. The first decision is the BIA's decision reopening the Respondent's removal proceedings and the second is the BIA's decision... Read More

CA6 on Iraq, Chaldean Christians, Asylum, Misrepresentation: Yousif v. Lynch
Posted on 7 Aug 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Because the IJ did not determine whether, at the time that Yousif submitted his application, contemporary conditions in Iraq were so dangerous for Chaldean Christians that Yousif would have been eligible for asylum based solely upon his religion... Read More