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News Excerpts From the Oct. 1, 2013, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin
Posted on 20 Sep 2013 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

ICE Issues New Guidelines on Use of Solitary Confinement in Immigration Detention Centers: On September 4, 2013, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement issued a directive establishing policy and procedures for the placement of detainees in solitary... Read More

IRAC Releases 2018 Edition of Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 26 Jan 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

IRAC, Jan. 25, 2018 - "The Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center, LLC, is pleased to release the 2018 edition of its Index of Unpublished Decisions of the Board of Immigration Appeals . The Index now contains links to more than 2,000 unpublished... Read More

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Yet More BIA Unpubs!
Posted on 18 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

The indefatigable Ben Winograd , on behalf of the Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center , has posted many more unpublished BIA cases . Thank you, Ben! Read More

Unpub. BIA Stipulated Removal Victory: Matter of Ayala-Chan
Posted on 22 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In this unpublished decision by Member Charles Adkins-Blanch, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) vacates a stipulated order of removal upon finding the respondent, who was unrepresented and never appeared before an Immigration Judge, did not... Read More

BIA Unpubs, Nov. 13, 2013
Posted on 21 Nov 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Jose Antonio Monjazar-Fernandez , A200 611 977 (BIA Nov. 13, 2013) In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) found that the underlying proceedings were fundamentally unfair where the respondent, who was charged with being... Read More

BIA Unpubs, Dec. 18-27, 2013
Posted on 7 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From Ben Winograd at IRAC : " Carlos Quitanilla-Chicas , A200 234 259 (BIA Dec. 18, 2013) In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) remanded for de novo proceedings in light of the absence of an oral or written decision... Read More

IRAC Releases June 2015 Update to Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 16 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center, LLC, is pleased to release the most recent update to the 2015 edition of the Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions , which now contains decisions issued through June 11, 2015. Among other newly added... Read More

IRAC Releases December 2014 Update to Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 11 Dec 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"IRAC is pleased to release an updated version of its Index of Unpublished Decisions of the Board of Immigration Appeals , which now contains links to decisions issued through December 8, 2014. The Index is organized by subject matter and contains... Read More

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BIA Unpubs, Oct. 18-21, 2013
Posted on 5 Nov 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

" Cresencio Araujo-Navarro , A200 662 702 (BIA Oct. 18, 2013) In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) remanded for further consideration of a request for voluntary departure where the respondent had not re-entered illegally... Read More

IRAC Releases 2015 Edition of Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 20 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center, LLC, is pleased to release the 2015 edition of its Index of Unpublished Decisions of the Board of Immigration Appeals . The Index now contains links to more than a thousand unpublished BIA decisions... Read More

BIA Unpubs, Dec. 30-31, 2013
Posted on 10 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From Ben Winograd : " Jose Manuel Isabel Diaz , A205 500 422 (BIA Dec. 30, 2013) In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) held that the phrase “reason to believe” in INA 212(a)(2)(C) was akin to “probable... Read More

IRAC Releases 2014 Edition of Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 15 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Ben Winograd writes: "The Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center (IRAC) is pleased to announce the release of the 2014 edition of its Index of Unpublished Decisions of the Board of Immigration Appeals . About the Index The Index... Read More

Are You Keeping Up With BIA Unpubs?
Posted on 14 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Ben Winograd at the Immigrant & Refugee Appellate Center, LLC loads those unpubs here . Read More

BIA Unpubs, Nov. 27-29, 2013
Posted on 14 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

From Ben Winograd and IRAC : " Armando Parra Reyes , A091 156 708 (BIA Nov. 27, 2013) In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) terminated proceedings upon finding that neither sodomy under Ga. Code 16-6-15(a), theft... Read More

IRAC Releases April 2014 Update to Index of Unpublished BIA Decisions
Posted on 10 Apr 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"IRAC has released the April 2014 update to its Index of Unpublished Decisions of the Board of Immigration Appeals , which now contains decisions issued through April 3. Individuals who have purchased the 2014 edition of Index may download the updated... Read More

Tags: bia , irac , index