Immigration Law

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From School Suspension to Immigration Detention
Posted on 14 Feb 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Alice Speri, The Intercept, Feb. 11, 2018 - "The path from school to immigration detention usually goes like this: A teenager, often recently resettled in the United States, gets into some sort of trouble at school. Sometimes, as in Dennis’s... Read More

EOIR Posts OPPMs (Dec. 20, 2017)
Posted on 21 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Chief Immigration Judge MaryBeth Keller released two OPPMs on Dec. 20, 2017 - OPPM 17-03 Guidelines for Immigration Court Cases Involving Juveniles, Including Unaccompanied Alien Children OPPM 17-04 Applications for Cancellation of Removal or Suspension... Read More

Advance Copy of EOIR Final Rule: Procedures Further Implementing the Annual Limitation on Suspension of Deportation and Cancellation of Removal
Posted on 4 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 12/05/2017 - "The Department of Justice is amending the Executive Office for Immigration Review (“EOIR”) regulations governing the annual limitation on cancellation... Read More

EOIR Final Rule: Procedures Further Implementing the Annual Limitation on Suspension of Deportation and Cancellation of Removal
Posted on 6 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 232 / Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - "The Department of Justice is amending the Executive Office for Immigration Review (‘‘EOIR’’) regulations governing the annual limitation on cancellation of... Read More

EOIR OPPM 12-01: Procedures for Suspension/Cancellation Cases as Cap Approaches
Posted on 4 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Operating Policies and Procedures Memorandum 12-01: Procedures on Handling Applications for Suspension/Cancellation in Non-Detained Cases Once Numbers are no Longer Available in a Fiscal Year - Feb. 3, 2012. "This Operating Policies and Procedures... Read More

D.N.M. on Habeas, Court-Stripping, Suspension Claus, Expedited Removal, Artesia: M.S.P.C v. CBP
Posted on 23 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[T]he plain language of Section 1252 strips this Court of jurisdiction to consider Petitioner’s claims. ... This Court recognizes the harsh consequences that this statutory scheme places on aliens who may receive an erroneous negative fear... Read More