Immigration Law

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CA9: Matter of A-C-M- Entitled to Chevron Deference
Posted on 15 Jan 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Rayamajhi v. Whitaker "If § 1182(a)(3)(B)(iv)(VI) is ambiguous as to whether it contains an exception for de minimis funds, the BIA’s interpretation merits Chevron deference even though it postdates the BIA’s decision on Petitioner’s... Read More

CA2 Commands BIA to Issue Precedential Decision on Material Support Bar, Duress Exception: Ay v. Holder
Posted on 20 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"We find no error in the agency’s factual conclusion that Ay provided material support to a terrorist organization. We remand, however, to permit the BIA to address in a precedential decision whether the Immigration and Nationality Act (the... Read More

CA9 on Material Support Bar: Annachamy v. Holder
Posted on 3 Jul 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Satheeskumar Annachamy petitions for review of a decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) denying him asylum and withholding of removal because he provided material support to a terrorist organization, in violation of 8 U.S.C. § 1182... Read More