8th Circ. Tells BIA To Decide If Removal Case Can Be PausedOctober 14, 2016
Immigrants Seek Class Cert. In Ariz. License Denial SuitOctober 14, 2016
Law360, Los Angeles (October 14, 2016, 8:33 PM EDT) — A Mexican national who saw his bid to reopen his Board of Immigration Appeals case shut down at the Fifth Circuit has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a decision barring courts from hearing such cases in certain circumstances given a high court decision from last year that allows courts to consider the denials.
In an Oct. 6 petition, Abel Ceja-Lua argues that the Fifth Circuit incorrectly declined to consider his push to reopen his removal proceedings at the BIA because it relied on Assaad…