Immigration Law

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CA11 on Continuances: Ferreira v. U.S. Atty. Gen. (Updated)
Posted on 16 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Anderson Ferreira, a native and citizen of Brazil, sought a continuance of his deportation proceedings to await the availability of an immigrant visa based on his approved I-140 petition. After the Immigration Judge denied Ferreira’s motion... Read More

BIA on Realistic Probability Test: Matter of Ferreira
Posted on 23 Sep 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Official Headnote: Where a State statute on its face covers a controlled substance not included in the Federal controlled substances schedules, there must be a realistic probability that the State would prosecute conduct under the statute that falls outside... Read More