Matter of SIngh, 27 I&N Dec. 598 (BIA 2019)
(1) The standard of proof necessary to bar the approval of a visa petition based on marriage fraud under section 204(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1154(c) (2012), is “substantial...
"Congress’s use of the phrase “enters into” in the explicit language of the statute—an act that can only occur on the singular date that a marriage takes place—upends the district court’s conclusion that marriage...
"While the Notice Of Intent to Deny ("NOID") the previous visa petition questioned the validity of the underlying marriage and referenced the fraud provision under section 204(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.c. § 1154...
EOIR, Jan. 12, 2017 - "Amicus Invitation No. 17-01-12
AMICUS INVITATION (MARRIAGE FRAUD IN VISA PETITIONS), DUE FEBRUARY 13, 2017
JANUARY 12, 2017
The Board of Immigration Appeals welcomes interested members of the public to file amicus...