Immigration Law

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CA9 on EB-3 Visa Recapture: Li v. Kerry
Posted on 20 Mar 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Plaintiffs allege that Defendants misallocated immigrant visas to eligible applicants in the employment-based third preference category (EB-3) during the 2008 and 2009 fiscal years. Plaintiffs request that visa numbers be made available to them... Read More

CA9 on Visa Denials: Cardenas v. U.S.
Posted on 21 Jun 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Cardenas v. U.S., June 21, 2016 - "A consular officer denied the visa application of Rolando Mora-Huerta, a Mexican national, on the ground that he was a “gang associate” who intended to enter the United States to engage in unlawful conduct... Read More

CA9 on CSPA, Calculation of Age: Rodriguez Tovar v. Sessions
Posted on 1 Mar 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Rodriguez Tovar v. Sessions - "This case illustrates the dangers of reading statutory provisions in isolation. The question before us is whether Margarito Rodriguez Tovar, a child of a lawful permanent resident (LPR) who was deemed by statute to... Read More