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Unpub. CA5 Remand Victory: Ramnarine v. Holder

"The BIA certainly did not abuse its discretion in determining cancellation of removal would “likely” be denied due to Ramnarine’s and Raymond’s history of immigration fraud. The BIA, however, applied an incorrect review standard. Along that line, it incorrectly interpreted...

Unpub. BIA 2 CIMT Victory: Matter of Lopez Leal

Houston superstar (and former AILA President) Peter Williamson shared this recent unpublished BIA victory . "[W]e conclude that the 2013 conviction for simple assault is not categorically a CIMT and the DHS has not established removability based on two CIMTs. Therefore, termination was proper."