BIA, Dec. 4, 2020
"Amicus Invitation No. 20-04-12
AMICUS INVITATION (Arriving Alien), Due Date: January 4, 2021
December 4, 2020 The Board of Immigration Appeals welcomes interested members of the public to file amicus curiae briefs discussing...
Office of the Attorney General, July 8, 2020
"Matter of A-M-R-C-, Respondent
Decided by Attorney General
July 8, 2020
U.S. Department of Justice
Office of the Attorney General
BEFORE THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
On June 17, 2020, pursuant to...
On its "Frequently Requested Agency Records" page, https://www.justice.gov/eoir/frequently-requested-agency-records , EOIR posted two files:
BIA, Feb. 21, 2020
"Amicus Invitation No. 20-21-02
AMICUS INVITATION (Alien Notice), Due Date: March 23, 2020
February 21, 2020
The Board of Immigration Appeals welcomes interested members of the public to file amicus curiae briefs discussing...
Matter of Thomas & Thompson, 27 I&N Dec. 556 (A.G. 2019)
Pursuant to 8 C.F.R. § 1003.1(h)(1)(i), I direct the Board of Immigration Appeals (“Board”) to refer these cases to me for review of its decisions. The Board’s decisions...
DOJ, Jan. 29, 2019, Matter of Castillo-Perez - "Interested amici may submit briefs not exceeding 9,000 words on or before February 25, 2019. The parties may submit reply briefs not exceeding 6,000 words on or before February 25, 2019."
BIA, June 27, 2018 - "Amicus Invitation No. 18-06-27 (Amended)
AMICUS INVITATION (VALIDITY OF A CONVICTION FOR IMMIGRATION PURPOSES), DUE JULY 27, 2018
JUNE 27, 2018
The Board of Immigration Appeals welcomes interested members of the public...
Jeffrey S. Chase, Mar. 22, 2018 - "An amicus brief was filed yesterday by attorneys at the law firm of Sidley Austin on behalf of an asylum seeker from the Democratic Republic of Congo in the case of Matumona v. Sessions . Fleeing for his life and...
Immigration law scholars filed this powerful amicus brief in a pending 9th Circuit appeal, Regents of the Univ. of Cal. v. DHS.
Jeffrey S. Chase, May 6, 2018 - "Briefs of the parties and amici have now been filed with the Attorney General in Matter of A-B- . Once again, a group of former immigration judges and BIA members, which this time numbered 16 (including myself) filed...
Hats off to Matthew Hoppock excellent FOIA work on Amicus Invitation No. 16-09-19
Transcript of 3-22-17 oral argument: http://docufreedom.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Castillo-Angulo-Transcript.pdf
Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program, Apr. 27, 2018 - "Today the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (HIRC) joins the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Human Rights First (HRF) and Kids in Need of Defense ...
Jeffrey S. Chase, Mar. 4, 2018 - "On February 16, the law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP filed an amicus curiae (i.e. “friend of the court”) brief on behalf of 14 former immigration judges and BIA board members with Attorney...
Amicus Invitation No. 18-02-14
AMICUS INVITATION (REMOVABILITY & AGGRAVATED FELONY DEFINITIONS),
DUE March 16, 2018
FEBRUARY 14, 2018
The Board of Immigration Appeals welcomes interested members of the public to file amicus curiae briefs...
AILA, the Tahirih Justice Center, the Center for Gender and Refugee Studies, Asista Immigration Assistance and the Asian-Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence filed this amicus brief in response to Matter of Castro-Tum, 27 I&N Dec. 187 (A.G....