Immigration Review

Immigration Review

Ep. 44 - Precedential Decisions from 2/16/2021 - 2/28/2021 (INA § 245(i); meritorious in fact; VAWA cancellation; pr...

[2:26] Oliveira v. Wilkinson, No. 19-1258 (1st Cir. Feb. 22, 2021) INA § 245(i) adjustment of status; approvable...

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Ep. 43 - Precedential Decisions from 2/15/2021 - 2/21/2021 (particularly serious crime; firearms trafficking; nexus f...

Chacon v. Wilkinson, No. 18-71515 (9th Cir. Feb. 18, 2021) particularly serious crime; importing, manufacturing, or...

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Ep. 42 - Precedential Decisions from 2/8/2021 - 2/14/2021 (asylum; particular social group; nexus; particularly serio...

[2:53] Diaz De Gomez v. Wilkinson, No. 19-2115 (4th Cir. Feb. 8, 2021) asylum; nexus; particular social group;...

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Ep. 41 - Precedential Decisions from 2/1/2021 - 2/6/2021 (serious non-political crime; Red Notice; probable cause; ju...

Barahona v. Wilkinson, No. 20-1546 (8th Cir. Feb. 3, 2021)  serious non-political crime; asylum; probable...

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Ep. 41 - Precedential Decisions from 2/1/2021 - 2/7/2021 (serious non-political crime; Red Notice; probable cause; ju...

Barahona v. Wilkinson, No. 20-1546 (8th Cir. Feb. 3, 2021)  serious non-political crime; asylum; probable...

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Ep. 40 - Precedential Decisions from 1/25/2021 - 1/31/2021 (particular social group; particularity; former gang membe...

[2:26] Amaya v. Rosen, No. 19-1619 (4th Cir. Jan. 25, 2021) asylum; particular social group; particularity; former...

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Special Episode - Interview with Ed Ramos, Partner at KKTP (jurisdiction, discretion, petitions for review, and petit...

[1:48] Introduction   [2:53] Interview with Ed Ramos Click this link to learn more about Ed! Helpful...

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Ep. 39 - Precedential Decisions from 1/18/2021 - 1/24/2021 (divisibility of drug offenses; different penalties; motio...

[2:39] Matter of Dikhtyar, 28 I&N Dec. 214 (BIA 2021) modified categorical approach; divisibility; Utah...

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Ep. 37 - Precedential Decisions from 1/4/2021 - 1/10/2021 (adverse credibility and fraudulent documents; particular s...

Matter of O-M-O-, 28 I&N Dec. 191 (BIA 2021) adverse credibility; fraudulent document finding; IJ authority;...

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Ep. 36 - Precedential Decisions from 12/28/20 - 1/3/2021 (mootness; Special Agricultural Worker program (SAW); crime ...

[2:11] Mendoza-Flores v. Rosen, No. 19-60225 (5th Cir. Dec. 29, 2020) mootness; removal from the U.S.; collateral...

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Special Episode - Interview with the Student Clinic for Immigrant Justice (SCIJ)

[1:47] Interview with the Student Clinic for Immigrant Justice (SCIJ)  Jonathan Goldman, Executive Director...

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Ep. 35 Precedential Decisions from 12/21/20 - 12/27/2020 (crimes of child abuse/neglect/abandonment; conspiracy to co...

[2:53] Matter of Rivera-Mendoza, 28 I&N Dec. 184 (BIA 2020)  Or. Rev. Stat. § 163.545(1); crime of child...

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Ep. 35 Precedential Decisions from 12/21/20 - 12/27/2020 (crimes of chid abuse/neglect/abandonment; conspiracy to com...

[2:53] Matter of Rivera-Mendoza, 28 I&N Dec. 184 (BIA 2020)  Or. Rev. Stat. § 163.545(1); crime of child...

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Ep. 34 - Precedential Decisions from 12/14/20 - 12/20/2020 (expert testimony; asylum - nexus; reasonable relocation; ...

Matter of M-A-M-Z-, 28 I&N Dec. 173 (BIA 2020)   asylum; expert testimony; particular social group; nexus;...

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Ep. 33 Precedential Decisions from 12/7/20 - 12/13/2020 (attorney admissions and concessions; credible fear jurisdict...

Dos Santos v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 19-12383 (11th Cir. Dec. 11, 2020)  admissions and concessions;...

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Ep. 32 - Precedential Decisions from 11/30/20 - 12/6/2020 (motions to reopen: ineffective assistance of counsel and r...

Matter of Melgar, 28 I&N Dec. 169 (BIA 2020) ineffective assistance of counsel; Lozada; prejudice; Utah Code...

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Ep. 31 - Precedential Decisions from 11/23/20 - 11/29/20 (TPS; admission; adjustment of status; past persecution; adm...

[2:29] Matter of Padilla Rodriguez, 28 I&N Dec. 164 (BIA 2020)  Temporary Protected Status (TPS);...

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Special Episode - Interview with retired Immigration Judge Zsa Zsa DePaolo

In this special Thanksgiving episode, Kevin speaks with  retired immigration Judge Zsa Zsa DePaolo about...

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Ep. 30 - Precedential Decisions from 11/16/20 - 11/22/20 (motion to reopen; ineffective assistance of counsel and pre...

[2:17] Sanchez Rosales et al. v. Barr, No. 18-70666 (9th Cir. Nov. 18, 2020)  motion to reopen; ineffective...

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