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BIA Unpubs on Mandatory Detention under INA Section 236(c)

Gerardo Candelario-Torres , A087 968 160 (BIA Jan. 14, 2011) In this unpublished decision, the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) found the respondent was not subject to mandatory detention based on his assault conviction under Cal. Penal Code 240 because it fell under the petty offense exception...

236(c) habeas victory in NY: Cruzeta-Bueno

"Cruzeta-Bueno argues that § 1226(c) does not apply to him because he was not detained "when . . . released" from custody for an enumerated offense, as the statute requires. ... The Court thanks the Government for its candor and professionalism. The Government's concession saves...

Four New Habeas 236(c) 'When...Released' Victories!

In the space of two days, the feds (ICE) take a beating in four cases, three out of the SDNY and one out of the MDPA. Hats off to Christopher J. Cassar, Paul B. Grotas, Craig R. Shagin, Nancy Morawetz and Ruben Loyo! Enjoy... - Antoniou v. Shanahan - Minto v. Decker - Singh v. Sabol - Sutherland...