Unpub. BIA on Departure Bar: Matter of Onyesoh

Unpub. BIA on Departure Bar: Matter of Onyesoh

Ben Winograd writes: "In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) held that the removal of the respondent from the United States does not constitute a withdrawal of an appeal challenging the denial of a motion to reconsider under the law of the Fifth Circuit, and remanded the record because the immigration judge did not meaningfully address respondent's arguments for reconsideration." - Matter of Onyesoh, June 4, 2014, unpub.

See also, advisories and commentaries here, here, here and here.