Immigration Law

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EOIR Amends Filing Deadline Memo
Posted on 17 Dec 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

EOIR, Dec. 16, 2021 "... EOIR has determined that the longstanding fifteen-day default filing deadline in cases involving non-detained respondents is appropriate. Accordingly, EOIR is amending PM 21-18 to state that amendments to applications,... Read More

CLINIC Practice Pointer: EOIR Policy Memo on Case Flow Processing
Posted on 27 Jan 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

CLINIC, Jan. 21, 2021 "On Nov. 30, 2020, James McHenry, [soon to be former] Director of the Executive Office for Immigration Review, issued a Policy Memorandum that fundamentally alters immigration court practice, eliminating master calendar hearings... Read More

OCIJ Issues New Version of Immigration Court Practice Manual
Posted on 5 Feb 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

E-Mail from USDOJ, Feb. 5, 2016 - "The Office of the Chief Immigration Judge is issuing a new version of the Immigration Court Practice Manual to facilitate ease of online use. New features of the Practice Manual include internal hyperlinks and a... Read More

Three Recent Updates to Immigration Court Practice Manual (Apr. 4, 2017)
Posted on 14 Apr 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

EOIR, April 4, 2017 - Section amended Nature of change 3.1(b)(iii)(A) Updated defensive asylum application provision 4.15(l)(i) Updated lodged asylum applications provision App. D Updated guidelines for filing asylum applications Read More

Excerpts from the Dec. 1, 2012, Bender's Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 26 Nov 2012 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

F and M Students: MAVNI Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest allows certain noncitizens who are legally present in the United States to join the U.S. military and apply immediately for U.S. citizenship using Form N-400 without first obtaining... Read More