Immigration Law

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IJ Asylum Grant: Guatemala, Gender
Posted on 9 Jul 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Former IJ Jeffrey S. Chase writes: "[ Here ] is a recent (May 20) grant of asylum by IJ Steve Morley in Philadelphia, who, you may remember, was the IJ who was targeted and had cases taken off his docket for refusing to order a minor respondent removed... Read More

Jeffrey S. Chase: IJs Grant Gender-Based Asylum Claims
Posted on 21 Jan 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Jeffrey S. Chase, Jan. 20, 2019 "As my friend Paul Schmidt announced on his excellent blog, immigration judges in San Francisco and Arlington, VA recently issued written decisions granting asylum to victims of domestic... Read More

Post-Matter of A-B- Victories
Posted on 18 Jan 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Immigration Courtside, Jan. 17, 2019 The Hon. Paul W. Schmidt writes: "Here are two redacted “post- Matter of A-B- ” decisions from U.S.Immigration Judges correctly interpreting the law to grant relief to refugee women from Central... Read More