Immigration Law

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Feds Seek Full Court Rehearing in USA v. Texas
Posted on 19 Jul 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Amy Howe, July 18, 2016 - " The filing by Acting Solicitor General Ian Gershengorn acknowledged that it is “exceedingly rare” for the Court to agree to rehear a case. But, the Obama administration emphasized, the Court did precisely that... Read More

Petition for Rehearing Filed in Cuellar de Osorio: Decision Based on Mistake
Posted on 6 Jul 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The plurality’s decision in this case was based on a mistake that cuts to the heart of its analysis. The plurality acknowledged that if an aged-out child could retain his original priority date without automatic conversion then the BIA... Read More

Govt. Pet. Reh. Granted in Castañeda v. Souza (CA1 on 'When...Released')
Posted on 7 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The [government's] petition for rehearing en banc is granted. In accordance with customary practice, the panel opinion [ 769 F.3d 32 ] released on October 6, 2014 is withdrawn, and the judgment entered on the same date is vacated. ... The parties... Read More