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Matter of U. SINGH, ID 3738, 25 I&N Dec. 670 (BIA 2012)

Matter of U. SINGH, ID 3738, 25 I&N Dec. 670 (BIA 2012) - (1) A decision by a Federal court of appeals reversing a precedent decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals is not binding authority outside the circuit in which the case arises. (2) A stalking offense for harassing conduct in violation...

Matter of Sanchez-Lopez, ID 3774, 26 I&N Dec. 71 (BIA 2012)

Matter of Sanchez-Lopez, ID 3774, 26 I&N Dec. 71 (BIA 2012) - The offense of stalking in violation of section 646.9 of the California Penal Code is “a crime of stalking” under section 237(a)(2)(E)(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1227(a)(2)(E)(i) (2006).

BIA Overrules Sanchez-Lopez! (Matter of Sanchez-Lopez II)

Matter of Sanchez-Lopez II - The offense of stalking in violation of section 646.9 of the California Penal Code is not “a crime of stalking” under section 237(a)(2)(E)(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1227(a)(2)(E)(i) (2012). Matter of Sanchez-Lopez, 26 I&N Dec...