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A weekly podcast of immigration case summaries and practice insights from your host, Kevin A. Gregg, a partner at the law firm Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli & Pratt P.A. Each Monday, the Immigration Review podcast reviews the latest published opinions from the U.S. Supreme Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and all U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals—discussing some in depth, providing holdings for others, and always giving practical insights, rummaging through the week’s decisions so you don’t have to. *Read about your host and the KKTP law firm here: https://www.kktplaw.com/attorney/gregg-kevin-a/

A weekly podcast of immigration case summaries and practice insights from your host, Kevin A. Gregg, a partner at the law firm Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli & Pratt P.A. Each Monday, the Immigration Review podcast reviews the latest published opinions from the U.S. Supreme Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and all U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals—discussing some in depth, providing holdings for others, and always giving practical insights, rummaging through the week’s decisions so you don’t have to. *Read about your host and the KKTP law firm here: https://www.kktplaw.com/attorney/gregg-kevin-a/

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A weekly podcast of immigration case summaries and practice insights from your host, Kevin A. Gregg, a partner at the law firm Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli & Pratt P.A. Each Monday, the Immigration Review podcast reviews the latest published opinions from the U.S. Supreme Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and all U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals—discussing some in depth, providing holdings for others, and always giving practical insights, rummaging through the week’s decisions so you don’t have to. *Read about your host and the KKTP law firm here: https://www.kktplaw.com/attorney/gregg-kevin-a/

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954-551-4575


Episodes

Ep. 44 - Precedential Decisions from 2/16/2021 - 2/28/2021 (INA § 245(i); meritorious in fact; VAWA cancellation; presumption of credibility; political opinion - gangs; protective orders; particularly serious crime; controlled substance divisibility)

3/1/2021
[2:26] Oliveira v. Wilkinson, No. 19-1258 (1st Cir. Feb. 22, 2021) Matter of Butt [10:11] Matter of L-L-P-, 28 I&N Dec. 241 (BIA 2021) [15:42] Molina-Diaz v. Wilkinson, No. 15-2321 (1st Cir. Feb. 25, 2021) [20:20] Zelaya-Moreno v. Wilkinson, No. 17-2284 (2d Cir. Feb. 26, 2021) [27:05] Sunuwar v. Att'y Gen. U.S., No. 20-2091 (3d Cir. Feb. 25, 2021) Matter of N-A-M- [33:05] Lazo v. Wilkinson, No. 14-73182 (9th Cir. Feb. 26, 2021) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban...

Duration:00:39:07

Ep. 43 - Precedential Decisions from 2/15/2021 - 2/21/2021 (particularly serious crime; firearms trafficking; nexus for asylum; mixed motive; "one reason" for withholding; Mexico)

2/22/2021
Chacon v. Wilkinson, No. 18-71515 (9th Cir. Feb. 18, 2021) Naranjo Garcia v. Wilkinson, No. 19-72803 (9th Cir. Feb. 18, 2021) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise www.docketwise.com/immigration-review "Modern immigration software & case management" *Want to become a patron of...

Duration:00:15:51

Ep. 42 - Precedential Decisions from 2/8/2021 - 2/14/2021 (asylum; particular social group; nexus; particularly serious crime; mental health; adverse credibility; torture - "rogue official," solitary confinement; motion to reopen - OSC)

2/15/2021
[2:53] Diaz De Gomez v. Wilkinson, No. 19-2115 (4th Cir. Feb. 8, 2021) Matter of A-B- IIMatter of L-E-A- II [8:36] Macedo Templos v. Wilkinson, No. 15-73122 (9th Cir. Feb. 9, 2021) [12:51] Santos-Ponce v. Wilkinson, No. 18-72433 (9th Cir. Feb. 10, 2021) [15:33] Zaruma-Guaman v. Wilkinson, No. 20-1533 (1st Cir. Feb. 9, 2021) [18:47] Shazi v. Wilkinson, No. 19-2842 (8th Cir. Feb. 11, 2021) Matter of G-G-S-Nasrallah [25:45] Gallina v. Wilkinson, No. 17-4058 (2d Cir. Feb. 12,...

Duration:00:35:29

Ep. 41 - Precedential Decisions from 2/1/2021 - 2/7/2021 (serious non-political crime; Red Notice; probable cause; jurisdiction; non-LPR cancellation of removal; corroboration; credibility; reinstatement; illegal reentry)

2/8/2021
[2:44] Barahona v. Wilkinson, No. 20-1546 (8th Cir. Feb. 3, 2021) [9:00] Tibakweitira v. Wilkinson, No. 18-60459 (5th Cir. Feb. 2, 2021) Nasrallah [13:56] Martinez-Baez v. Wilkinson, No. 20-1078 (7th Cir. Feb. 1, 2021) Guerrero-Lasprilla [21:04] Tomczyk v. Wilkinson, No. 16-72926 (9th Cir. Feb. 3, 2021) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida,...

Duration:00:27:55

Ep. 40 - Precedential Decisions from 1/25/2021 - 1/31/2021 (particular social group; particularity; former gang members; past persecution - attempted rape; voluntary departure; stop-time rule; CIMT; continuance, U-Visa, and motion to reopen)

2/1/2021
[2:26] Amaya v. Rosen, No. 19-1619 (4th Cir. Jan. 25, 2021) [8:36] Kaur v. Wilkinson, No. 18-73001 (9th Cir. Jan. 29, 2021) [14:14] Matter of H-L-S-A-, 28 I&N Dec. 228 (BIA 2021) [20:11] Matter of Viera-Garcia and Ordonez-Viera, 28 I&N Dec. 223 (BIA 2021) Pereira v. Sessions [24:39] Munoz-Rivera v. Wilkinson, No. 19-60376 (5th Cir. Jan. 27, 2021) [29:24] Granados Benitez v. Wilkinson, No. 20-1541 (1st Cir. Jan. 28, 2021) Matter of L-A-B-R- *Sponsors and friends of the...

Duration:00:36:49

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

1/27/2021
[1:48] Introduction [2:53] Interview with Ed Ramos Click this link to learn more about Ed! Helpful resources for issues discussed on the episode: Mechanics of filing a PFR Practice Advisory on Guerrero-Lasprilla Practice Advisory on materiality post-PatelPractice Advisory on jurisdiction post-Patel *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and...

Duration:00:40:39

Ep. 39 - Precedential Decisions from 1/18/2021 - 1/24/2021 (divisibility of drug offenses; different penalties; motions to reopen; equitable tolling; exhaustion)

1/25/2021
[2:39] Matter of Dikhtyar, 28 I&N Dec. 214 (BIA 2021) [10:25] Nkomo v. Att’y Gen. U.S., No. 19-2781 (3d Cir. Jan. 21, 2021) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise www.docketwise.com/immigration-review "Modern immigration software & case management" *Want to become a patron of Immigration...

Duration:00:18:34

Ep. 38 - Precedential Decisions from 1/5/2021 - 1/17/2021 (asylum; unable or unwilling to protect; nexus; past persecution; reasonable fear; exceptional circumstances for reopening; admin closure; repapering)

1/18/2021
[2:13] Matter of A-B-, 28 I&N Dec. 199 (A.G. 2021) Brand-X Chevron [8:52] Al Amiri v. Rosen, No. 19-1447 (1st Cir. Jan. 11, 2021) [13:05] Hussein v. Rosen, No. 18-70780 (9th Cir. Jan. 11, 2021) pro se [17:34] Hassan v. Rosen, No. 19-2918 (8th Cir. Jan. 15, 2021) [20:04] E.A.C.A. v. Rosen, No. 20-3216 (6th Cir. Jan. 12, 2021) in absentia [26:29] Zelaya Diaz v. Rosen, No. 20-1304 (7th Cir. Jan. 15, 2021) Accardi [31:32] Meraz-Saucedo v. Rosen, No. 20-1438 (7th Cir. Jan. 15,...

Duration:00:37:15

Ep. 37 - Precedential Decisions from 1/4/2021 - 1/10/2021 (adverse credibility and fraudulent documents; particular social groups - women and domestic violence; equitable tolling; jurisdiction, reviewability, and questions of law + fact)

1/11/2021
[2:26] Matter of O-M-O-, 28 I&N Dec. 191 (BIA 2021) [8:10] Velasquez Alvarado v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 20-10599 (11th Cir. Jan. 5, 2021) Matter of A-B- [12:28] Ovalles v. Rosen, No. 17-60498 (5th Cir. Jan. 6, 2021) [16:30] Singh v. Rosen, No. 20-3127 (6th Cir. Jan. 7, 2021) Pereira *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the...

Duration:00:27:52

Ep. 36 - Precedential Decisions from 12/28/20 - 1/3/2021 (mootness; Special Agricultural Worker program (SAW); crime of violence aggravated felony; INA § 101(a)(43)(M)(i) aggravated felony; +$10,000 amount of loss)

1/4/2021
[2:11] Mendoza-Flores v. Rosen, No. 19-60225 (5th Cir. Dec. 29, 2020) [6:59] Flores v. Rosen, No. 17-72888 (9th Cir. Dec. 30, 2020) [11:31] USA v. Al-Muwwakkil, No. 18-6201 (4th Cir. Dec. 28, 2020) [16:17] Garcia-Simisterra v. U.S. Att’y Gen., No. 19-13848 (11th Cir. Dec. 30, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the...

Duration:00:23:58

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

12/30/2020
[1:47] Interview with the Student Clinic for Immigrant Justice (SCIJ) More information here Donate here *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise www.docketwise.com/immigration-review "Modern immigration software & case management" *Want to become a patron of Immigration Review? Check out...

Duration:00:39:29

Ep. 35 - Precedential Decisions from 12/21/20 - 12/27/2020 (crimes of child abuse/neglect/abandonment; conspiracy to commit INA 101(a)(43)(M)(i) agg. fel.; changed country condition motions to reopen; particular social group - nexus and cognizability)

12/28/2020
[2:53] Matter of Rivera-Mendoza, 28 I&N Dec. 184 (BIA 2020) [7:31] Rad v. Att’y Gen. U.S., No. 19-1404 (3d Cir. Dec. 21, 2020) Chenery [17:26] Mohamed v. Barr, No. 19-3356 (8th Cir. Dec. 23, 2020) in absentia [20:51] Pojoy-De Leon v. Barr, No. 19-1006 (1st Cir. Dec. 21, 2020) [23:36] Ruiz Varela v. Barr, No. 19-1994 (1st Cir. Dec. 23, 2020) [27:26] Minh Nguyen v. Barr, No. 17-72197 (9th Cir. Dec. 21, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt...

Duration:00:33:09

Ep. 34 - Precedential Decisions from 12/14/20 - 12/20/2020 (expert testimony; asylum - nexus; reasonable relocation; motion to reopen based on change of law; CIMT and recklessness)

12/21/2020
[2:22] Matter of M-A-M-Z-, 28 I&N Dec. 173 (BIA 2020) Ren v. Holder [7:56] Marquez-Paz v. Barr, No. 19-2230 (1st Cir. Dec. 18, 2020) [9:41] Addo v. Barr, No. 18-9560 (10th Cir. Dec. 14, 2020) [14:38] Hernandez-Alvarez v. Barr, No. 20-1459 (7th Cir. Dec. 16, 2020) [22:05] Smith v. U.S. Att’y Gen., No. 19-12622 (11th Cir. Dec. 18, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers...

Duration:00:27:25

Ep. 33 - Precedential Decisions from 12/7/20 - 12/13/2020 (attorney admissions and concessions; credible fear jurisdiction; CAT; authenticating foreign official documents)

12/14/2020
[2:10] Dos Santos v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 19-12383 (11th Cir. Dec. 11, 2020) [7:24] Singh, et al. v Barr, No. 19-70932 (9th Cir. Dec. 9, 2020) [10:52] Igiebor v. Barr, No. 19-9579 (10th Cir. Dec. 7, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40...

Duration:00:17:43

Ep. 32 - Precedential Decisions from 11/30/20 - 12/6/2020 (motions to reopen: ineffective assistance of counsel and reinstatement; U-Visas; abandonment of LPR status)

12/7/2020
Matter of Melgar, 28 I&N Dec. 169 (BIA 2020) Lozada Alfaro-Garcia v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 19-12068 (11th Cir. Nov. 30, 2020) Medina Tovar, et. al. v. Zuchowski, et. al. , No. 18-35072 (9th Cir. Dec. 3, 2020) Mahmoud v. Barr, No. 19-1777 (1st Cir. Nov. 30, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40...

Duration:00:35:03

Ep. 31 - Precedential Decisions from 11/23/20 - 11/29/20 (TPS; admission; adjustment of status; past persecution; administrative closure; exhaustion; CAT; reinstatement)

11/30/2020
[2:29] Matter of Padilla Rodriguez, 28 I&N Dec. 164 (BIA 2020) [8:40] Bedoya v. Barr, No. 19-1930 (4th Cir. Nov. 25, 2020) [12:42] Hernandez-Serrano v. Barr, No. 20-0367 (6th Cir. Nov. 24, 2020) [18:36] Barrados-Zarate v. Barr, No. 20-1040 (7th Cir. Nov. 24, 2020) [21:13] Moallin v. Barr, No. 19-2743 (8th Cir. Nov. 23, 2020) [22:51] Vega-Anguiano v. Barr, No. 15-72999 (9th Cir. Nov. 24, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt...

Duration:00:32:22

Special Episode - Interview with retired Immigration Judge Zsa Zsa DePaolo

11/27/2020
In this special Thanksgiving episode, Kevin speaks with retired immigration Judge Zsa Zsa DePaolo about immigration law, her career, and best practices for all attorneys in immigration court. [2:53] Interview with retired Immigration Judge Zsa Zsa DePaolo *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40...

Duration:00:55:57

Ep. 30 - Precedential Decisions from 11/16/20 - 11/22/20 (motion to reopen; ineffective assistance of counsel and prejudice; expert testimony; gang activity; convention against torture)

11/23/2020
[2:17] Sanchez Rosales et al. v. Barr, No. 18-70666 (9th Cir. Nov. 18, 2020) [6:55] Castillo v. Barr, No. 19-72745 (9th Cir. Nov. 18, 2020) [11:20] Celicourt v. Barr, No. 20-1201 (1st Cir. Nov. 17, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise www.docketwise.com/immigration-review "Modern...

Duration:00:14:43

Ep. 29 - Precedential Decisions from 11/9/20 - 11/15/20 (motion to reopen; frivolous asylum finding; burdens at relief stage; aggravated felony +$10,000; corroboration)

11/16/2020
[2:38] Matter of H-Y-Z-, 28 I&N Dec. 156 (BIA 2020) Lozada [8:08] Student Clinic for Immigrant Justice [9:18] Wambura v. Barr, No. 19-1360 (4th Cir. Nov. 13, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise www.docketwise.com/immigration-review "Modern immigration software & case...

Duration:00:18:52

Ep. 28 - Precedential Decisions from 11/2/20 - 11/8/20 (persecutor bar; history of asylum; stop-time rule and vacated convictions; particular social group)

11/9/2020
[2:26] Matter of Negusie, 28 I&N Dec. 120 (A.G. 2020) [9:33] Khan v. Att’y Gen. U.S., No. 19-1427 (3d Cir. Nov. 3, 2020) [14:47] Suate-Orellana v. Barr, No. 19-60729 (5th Cir. Nov. 4, 2020) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. www.kktplaw.com/ Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, San Diego, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise www.docketwise.com/immigration-review "Modern immigration...

Duration:00:19:01