Cite as 27 I&N Dec. 189 (BIA 2018) Interim Decision #3912

  Cite as 27 I&N Dec. 189 (BIA 2018) Interim Decision #3912 Matter of W-Y-C- & H-O-B-, Respondents Decided January 19, 2018 U.S. Department of Justice Executive Office for Immigration Review Board of Immigration Appeals (1) An applicant seeking asylum or withholding of removal based on membership in a particular […]


EOIR today issued Operating Policies and Procedures Memorandum 18-01

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United States v. Manuel Varela

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, No. 17-50165 Plaintiff-Appellee, D.C. No. 3:16-cr-02797-CAB v. MEMORANDUM* MANUEL DE JESUS VARELA, a.k.a. De Jesus Isaguires-Varela, Defendant-Appellant. Appeal from the United States […]


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NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, No. 17-50092 Plaintiff-Appellee, D.C. No. 3:16-cr-02732-LAB v. MEMORANDUM* CARLOS PLACERES-CRUZ, Defendant-Appellant. Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District […]


Leonel Ponce Barraza v. Jefferson Sessions

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT LEONEL PONCE BARRAZA, No. 16-71575 Petitioner, Agency No. A205-405-858 v. MEMORANDUM* JEFFERSON B. SESSIONS III, Attorney General, Respondent. On Petition for Review of an Order of […]


Li Zhang v. Jefferson Sessions

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT LI ZHANG, No. 13-74452 Petitioner, Agency No. A099-733-461 v. MEMORANDUM* JEFFERSON B. SESSIONS III, Attorney General, Respondent. On Petition for Review of an Order of the […]


Marissa Pascua Sigua v. Jefferson Sessions

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT MARISSA DAYRIT PASCUA SIGUA, No. 15-73200 Petitioner, Agency No. A096-610-191 v. MEMORANDUM* JEFFERSON B. SESSIONS III, Attorney General, Respondent. On Petition for Review of an Order […]


Edwin Lopez-Mendez v. Jefferson Sessions

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT EDWIN LOPEZ-MENDEZ, No. 16-70642 Petitioner, Agency No. A095-756-777 v. MEMORANDUM* JEFFERSON B. SESSIONS III, Attorney General, Respondent. On Petition for Review of an Order of the […]


Yan Fu v. Jefferson Sessions

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT YAN FU, No. 16-71602 Petitioner, Agency No. A201-210-550 v. MEMORANDUM* JEFFERSON B. SESSIONS III, Attorney General, Respondent. On Petition for Review of an Order of the […]


Ruth Camacho-Granda v. Jefferson Sessions

NOT FOR PUBLICATION FILED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS JAN 19 2018 MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT RUTH GRACIELA CAMACHO-GRANDA No. 16-72268 and RUTH CRISTINA CUEVA- CAMACHO, Agency Nos. A202-185-867 A202-185-868 Petitioners, v. MEMORANDUM* JEFFERSON B. SESSIONS III, Attorney General, Respondent. On Petition […]