Immigration Law

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CA8 on "Serious Reasons for Believing" - Barahona v. Wilkinson
Posted on 3 Feb 2021 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Barahona v. Wilkinson "Willian Rubio Barahona petitions for review of a decision by the Board of Immigration Appeals (“BIA”) upholding the denial of his request for asylum and withholding of removal, based on a finding that serious... Read More

Barr Refers Matter of A-M-R-C- to Himself: Amicus Brief Invitation
Posted on 17 Jun 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Matter of A-M-R-C-, 28 I&N Dec. 7 (A.G. 2020) Interim Decision #3986 Matter of A-M-R-C-, Respondent Decided by Attorney General June 17, 2020 U.S. Department of Justice Office of the Attorney General BEFORE THE ATTORNEY GENERAL Pursuant... Read More

BIA on 'Serious Nonpolitical Crime' - Matter of E-A-, ID 3766, 26 I&N Dec. 1 (BIA 2012)
Posted on 11 Sep 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Matter of E-A-, ID 3766, 26 I&N Dec. 1 (BIA 2012) - (1) In assessing whether there are serious reasons for believing that an applicant for asylum or withholding of removal has committed a serious nonpolitical crime, an Immigration Judge should balance... Read More