Immigration Law

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CA11 on China, Persecution: Huang v. Holder
Posted on 29 Dec 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"It’s not always enough to say that you did something. Sometimes, you have to show it as well. Or at least you have to not do something else that may raise a question as to whether you did what you said you did. In this petition, the Board... Read More

CA2 Rejects H-L-H- & Z-Y-Z-: Huang & Zhou v. Holder
Posted on 27 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Petition to review the March 26, 2010, order of the Board of Immigration Appeals, Matter of H-L-H- & Z-Y-Z-, 25 I. & N. Dec. 209 (B.I.A. 2010), rev’g Nos. A098 363 500/499 (Immig. Ct. N.Y.C. Feb. 12, 2008), denying application for... Read More

BIA on Adoption: Matter of R. Huang, 26 I&N Dec. 627 (BIA 2015)
Posted on 8 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Official Headnote: The beneficiary of a visa petition who was adopted pursuant to a State court order that was entered when the beneficiary was more than 16 years old, but with an effective date prior to his or her 16th birthday, may qualify as an adopted... Read More

CA2 on Evidence, Persecution: Huang v. Holder (Unpub.)
Posted on 4 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The agency’s finding that Huang did not meet his burden of proof because he failed to submit corroborating evidence is not supported by substantial evidence. Although the agency identified what evidence should have been obtained and why such... Read More