On July 10, 2023, a Fifth Circuit panel dismissed Mr. Argueta-Hernandez' petition for review for lack of jurisdiction, 73 F.4th 300.
On Dec. 5, 2023 the panel (Higginbotham, Graves, and Douglas)...
Here is a look back at what I posted to this blog on Dec. 5, 2006 .
Matter of M-R-M-S-, 28 I&N Dec. 757 (BIA 2023) - If a persecutor is targeting members of a certain family as a means of achieving some other ultimate goal unrelated to the protected ground, family...
EOIR, Dec. 1, 2023
"Application Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2023"
American Immigration Council and the Federal Immigration Litigation Clinic of the James H. Binger Center for New Americans, University of Minnesota Law School, Nov. 28, 2023
"This practice advisory...
CBP, Nov. 29, 2021
"This memorandum on CBP’s policy and required actions regarding pregnant, postpartum, nursing individuals, and infants establishes formal guidance related to care in custody and documentation requirements consistent with recommendations from the DHS Office of Inspector General (OIG Report No. OIG-21-49) made in July 2021. This is the first action CBP is taking to address the recommendations in that report.
CBP places the highest priority on the health and well-being of persons in its custody. The dedicated professionals at CBP serve at the highest standard of federal law enforcement, working to enhance our nation’s security through innovation, intelligence, collaboration, and trust. This guidance is an example of CBP’s ongoing and continuous improvement efforts.
The policy and required actions include measures such as:
This policy is not intended to have any effect on the immigration processing or outcomes for the individuals covered by this policy. Those without a legal basis to enter the United States will continue to be placed in expedited or full removal proceedings."