EOIR, Aug. 5, 2022
"The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) today announced the appointment of 19 immigration judges to courts in California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. EOIR continues...
Hon. Jeffrey S. Chase, July 25, 2022
"On July 21, we were treated to the news that our nation’s immigration courts will no longer be run by a chief judge specifically installed by the prior administration as part of its plan to undermine...
Here is the opinion of the Hon. Paul W. Schmidt, former BIA Chairman.
NILA, NWIRP, June 9, 2022
"Today, five asylum applicants filed a national class action lawsuit against U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) challenging policies and practices that...
Immigrants’ Rights Policy Clinic, Center for Immigration Law and Policy, UCLA School of Law, May 25, 2022
"A report released today reveals gross miscarriages of justice in the expedited immigration court docket established by the Biden administration...
EOIR, May 23, 2022
"Attorney General Merrick B. Garland appointed Romy L. Lerner, William Mabry III, Cynthia M. Nunez, Curtis F. Pierce, and Michael P. Sady to their new positions. Biographical information follows:
Romy L. Lerner, Immigration...
Federal Register / Vol. 87, No. 92 / Thursday, May 12, 2022
"The Executive Office for Immigration Review (‘‘EOIR’’) invites interested parties to attend a public forum to discuss and provide feedback on EOIR’s Immigration...
EOIR, May 5, 2022
"Provide updated guidance on utilizing the Friend of the Court model in removal proceedings before the immigration courts; rescind and cancel Policy Memorandum 20-05."
EOIR, Apr. 18, 2022
"As EOIR continues to review existing agency policies and practices, the following Policy Memoranda (PM) are rescinded:
1. PM 19-05, Guidance Regarding the Adjudication of Asylum Applications Consistent with INA § 208...
EOIR, Apr. 13, 2022
"Attorney General Merrick B. Garland has appointed Beth Liebmann as a Member of EOIR’s Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA). ... Judge Liebmann earned a Bachelor of Arts in 1981 from Brandeis University and a Juris Doctor...
EOIR, Mar. 25, 2022
"Attorney General Merrick B. Garland appointed Roberto K. Amaya, Matthew S. Bohrer , Illya-Karina J. Bonet, Monique Carreras-Amadeo, Claudia R. Cubas, Kyle A. Dandelet, Ayodele A. Gansallo, Annette Gaul, Iman Ghasri, Matthew...
"The Executive Office for Immigration Review (“EOIR”) invites interested parties to attend the first of a series of public forums about its Access EOIR initiative. During the session, agency senior leadership will be...
ILD, NILC, AIC, Mar. 14, 2022
"Understanding the Role of Approximately 40 Assistant Chief Immigration Judges (ACIJs) Who Oversee All Immigration Courts. This Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request seeks to uncover information about the hiring...
As of Jan. 19, 2022 there are 82,645 appeals pending at the BIA.
EOIR, Feb. 25, 2022
"The Executive Office for Immigration Review today announced it will open new immigration courts in Hyattsville, Maryland, and Laredo, Texas, on Feb. 28, 2022, expanding its presence in the National Capital Region and in South...