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CA11 on 209(c) - Makir-Marwil v. Atty. Gen.

"Gai Makir-Marwil, a native and citizen of Sudan, petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals’ (“BIA”) final order affirming the Immigration Judge’s (“IJ”) order of removal and denial of Makir-Marwil’s application for a waiver of inadmissibility...

University of Miami School of Law Students Call For Shutdown Of Immigration Detention In Glades County Jail

"Law students at the University of Miami School of Law’s Immigration Clinic will hold a news conference on Thursday, November 21 st at 11 a.m. in Room A215B of the law school on the Coral Gables campus at 1311 Miller Drive. Student will discuss substandard conditions at the Glades County jail...

American Citizen Sues Over Immigration Arrest

Caitlin Dickerson, New York Times, July 5, 2017 - "Immigration lawyers in Miami-Dade County are challenging its practice of jailing people on behalf of federal immigration authorities, in a case that could test the Trump administration’s attempts to pressure so-called sanctuary cities and...

CA11 on Material Misrepresentation: Alfaro v. Sessions

Alfaro v. Sessions, July 13, 2017 - "Roger Ricardo Alfaro seeks review of the Board of Immigration Appeals’ (BIA) final order of removal. In its decision, the BIA affirmed an immigration judge’s finding that Alfaro is removable under 8 U.S.C. § 1227(a)(1)(A) for having willfully...