Immigration Law

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CA10 on 'When...Released' - Olmos v. Holder (Mandatory Detention)
Posted on 24 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"For aliens, a criminal conviction can often result in removal (deportation). When an alien is convicted and the federal government seeks removal, an immigration judge can ordinarily conduct a bond hearing to decide whether the alien should be released... Read More

IJ Asylum Victory in SF: Single Salvadoran Women, Working Professionals
Posted on 28 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[T]he Court finds that "single Salvadoran women who are working professionals" is a cognizable social group under the Act. ... Here, the respondent has established that the government of EI Salvador was either unable or unwilling to protect... Read More