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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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Episodes

Ep. 115 - Precedential Decisions from 7/4/2022 - 7/10/2022 (adverse credibility; inconsistencies; deficient NTA; in absentia motion to reopen; CIMT & drug trafficking; reinstatement, INA § 212(a)(9)(C), and right to counsel; CAT & clear error)

7/11/2022
Barseghyan v. Garland, No. 16-72849 (9th Cir. July 8, 2022) Alam Gudiel-Villatoro v. Garland, No. 20-61050 (5th Cir. July 8, 2022) in absentia RodriguezSpagnol-Bastos Daye v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 20-14340 (11th Cir. July 6, 2022) mens rea Rivera Vega v. Garland, No. 19-71750 (9th Cir. July 8, 2022) Brito v. Garland, No. 21-1278 (7th Cir. July 7, 2022) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers...

Duration:00:33:00

Ep. 114 - Precedential Decisions from 6/27/2022 - 7/3/2022 (asylum; dual nationality; credibility - impeachment & plausibility; circuit venue; stays; expedited removal & theft offenses; NACARA; cancellation; changed country condition motion to reopen)

7/4/2022
Zepeda-Lopez, et al. v. Garland, No. 19-145 (2d June 28, 2022) Matter of B-R- Matter of E-F-N-, 28 I&N Dec. 591 (BIA 2022) Herrera-Alcala v. Garland, No. 20-1770 (4th Cir. June 30, 2022) Antonio v. Garland, No. 22-0141 (6th Cir. June 29, 2022) Nken Barradas Jacome v. Att'y Gen. U.S., No. 20-2439 (3d Cir. June 30, 2022) mens rea Antonio Hernandez v. Garland, No. 20-70158 (9th Cir. June 27, 2022) Matter of Hernandez-Romero Alberto Hernandez v. Garland, No. 21-70493 (9th Cir. June...

Duration:00:55:50

Ep. 113 - Precedential Decisions from 6/20/2022 - 6/26/2022 (crime of violence; attempt; changed country conditions motion to reopen; Ethiopia; deficient NTA; timely assertion of mandatory claims processing rule; CAT protection; harm in totality; gangs)

6/27/2022
United States v. Taylor, No. 20-1459 (U.S. June 21, 2022) Menghistab v. Garland, No. 21-2099 (7th Cir. June 21, 2022) prima Matter of Nchifor, 28 I&N Dec. 585 (BIA 2022) Velasquez-Samayoa v. Garland, No. 21-70093 (9th Cir. June 24, 2022) Matter of J-F-F- *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise "Modern...

Duration:00:32:35

Ep. 112 - Precedential Decisions from 6/13/2022 - 6/19/2022 (class action injunctions; detention; isomers; credibility; particularly serious crimes; claims processing rules; naturalization; Nicaragua; persecution; alien smuggling)

6/20/2022
Garland v. Gonzalez, et al., No. 20-322 (U.S. June 13, 2022) Johnson v. Arteaga-Martinez, No. 19-896 (U.S. June 13, 2022) Jennings Aguirre-Zuniga v. Garland, No. 21-1201 (7th Cir. June 16, 2022) Cabrera-Ruiz v. Garland, No. 21-2085 (7th Cir. June 14, 2022) Reyes Pujols v. Garland, No. 21-1128 (1st Cir. June 14, 2022) Matter of D-L-S-, 28 I&N Dec. 568 (BIA 2022) Holmes v. Garland, No. 21-2135 (8th Cir. June 17, 2022) pro se Donnelly v. CARRP, No. 20-4243 (2d Cir. June 14,...

Duration:01:06:50

Ep. 111 - Precedential Decisions from 6/6/2022 - 6/12/2022 (crime of violence; non-LPR cancellation of removal; CIMT & intent to defraud; aggravated felony burglary; prison mailbox rule; restitution; crime of child abuse)

6/13/2022
USA v. Castillo, No. 21-527 (2d Cir. June 8, 2022) Flores-Alonso v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 19-14058 (11th Cir. June 6, 2022) PatelDonate to Immigrant's List Vasquez-Borjas v. Garland, No. 17-70867 (9th Cir. June 6, 2022) Matter of Burbano Mendoza-Garcia v. Garland, No. 20-73583 (9th Cir. June 10, 2022) Fosu v. Garland, No. 20-60749 (5th Cir. June 7, 2022) Monsonyem v. Garland, No. 20-60952 (5th Cir. June 7, 2022) Mathis *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban...

Duration:00:34:57

Ep. 110 - Precedential Decisions from 5/30/2022 - 6/5/2022 (domestic violence based asylum claims; Jaco v. Garland; unable or unwilling to protect; police reports; El Salvador, Haiti & voodoo; Patel)

6/6/2022
Lopez-Perez v. Garland, No. 20-60131 (5th Cir. June 1, 2022) Jaco v. GarlandA-R-C-G- Bertrand v. Garland, No. 19-60620 (5th Cir. June 3, 2022) Matter of O-Z- & I-ZPatel *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise "Modern immigration software & case management" Want to become a patron? Click here to check out...

Duration:00:15:35

Ep. 109 - Precedential Decisions from 5/23/2022 - 5/29/2022 (right to bear arms; crime of child abuse; likelihood of harm; credibility; IJ bias; changed country condition motion to reopen; Chinese Christians)

5/30/2022
USA v. Jimenez-Shilon, No. 20-13139 (11th Cir. May 23, 2022) Nunez v. Att'y Gen. U.S., No. 20-2651 (3d Cir. May 26, 2022) Cardona-Franco v. Garland, No. 19-60789 (5th Cir. May 24, 2022) Li v. Garland, No. 21-3328 (8th Cir. May 27, 2022) prima facie *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise "Modern...

Duration:00:22:21

Ep. 108 - Precedential Decisions from 5/16/2022 - 5/22/2022 (jurisdiction to review discretionary relief; ineffective assistance of counsel; BIA dismissal; CAT & asylum - Cameroon & Somalia; credibility; agg. fel. crime of violence; deficient NTAs)

5/23/2022
Patel v. Garland, No. 20-979 (U.S. May 16, 2022) Saint Ford v. Att'y Gen U.S., No. 21-1729 (3d Cir. May 16, 2022) Argueta-Orellana v. Att’y Gen. U.S., No. 20-1581 (3d Cir. May 20, 2022) Ali v. Garland, No. 21-1296 (1st Cir. May 5, 2022) Fon v. Garland, No. 20-73166 (9th Cir. May 18, 2022) Olea-Serefina v. Garland, No. 20-72231 (9th Cir. May 19, 2022) Nkenglefac v. Garland, No. 19-60647 (5th Cir. May 18, 2022) Vasquez-De Martinez v. Garland, No. 21-60856 (5th Cir. May 16,...

Duration:00:57:13

Special Episode - The UNNJ Episode! (Interview with KKTP Partner Edward Ramos and KKTP Associate Elizabeth Montano regarding the University of Northern New Jersey and Dong v. Johnson class action settlement)

5/19/2022
Ed and Liz take us through the case and settlement Dong, et al. v. Johnson, et al., Case No. 17-2092-ES-JSA—a class-action lawsuit which challenged various actions and conduct of the U.S. Government related to the University of Northern New Jersey (“UNNJ”). UNNJ was a fake university set up by DHS. After over five years of litigation, the lawsuit has now settled, and the Court has approved the parties’ Settlement Agreement. Rejoice! Links!: Everything you need to know about the lawsuit and...

Duration:00:48:16

Ep. 107 - Precedential Decisions from 5/9/2022 - 5/15/2022 (particularly serious crimes: mental health & exhaustion; asylum: gangs & Mayan race; CIMT: money laundering & intent; VAWA motion to reopen; right to counsel in reasonable fear proceedings)

5/16/2022
Matter of B-Z-R-, 28 I&N Dec. 563 (A.G. 2022) Matter of G-G-S- Kithongo v. Garland, No. 21-2662 (7th Cir. May 9, 2022) Tojin-Tiu v. Garland, No. 21-2269 (8th Cir. May 12, 2022) Jang v. Garland, No. 19-4289 (2d Cir. May 9, 2022) MatterofTejwanimens rea Pena-Lopez v. Garland, No. 20-60911 (5th Cir. May 12, 2022) Guerrero-Lasprilla Priva v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 20-12521 (11th Cir. May 12, 2022) Nasrallah Lopez Morales v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 20-14054 (11th Cir. May 11,...

Duration:00:43:16

Ep. 106 - Precedential Decisions from 5/2/2022 - 5/8/2022 (credibility; frivolous asylum finding; deliberate fabrication; controlled substance offense; divisibility; elements; violation of a court protection order; § 237(a)(2)(E)(ii); in forma pauperis)

5/9/2022
U.S. v. Begay, No. 14-10080 (9th Cir. May 5, 2022) (en banc) Borden Udo v. Garland, No. 20-70078 (9th Cir. May 4, 2022) Matter of German Santos, 28 I&N Dec. 552 (BIA 2022) Alvarez v. Garland, No. 22-6021 (2d Cir. May 5, 2022) in forma pauperis *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise "Modern...

Duration:00:26:48

Ep. 105 - Precedential Decisions from 4/25/2022 - 5/1/2022 (crime of domestic violence; physical force; jurisdiction; motion to reopen: equitable tolling, ineffective assistance, and reinstatement; CAT deferral)

5/2/2022
Matter of Dang, 28 I&N Dec. 541 (BIA 2022) CastlemanStokeling Bhaktibhai-Patel v. Garland, No. 19-2565 (2d Cir. Apr. 27, 2022) Thuraissigiam Hernandez-Ortiz v. Garland, No. 16-72752 (9th Cir. Apr. 26, 2022) Gutierrez-Zavala v. Garland, No. 20-73398 (9th Cir. Apr. 26, 2022) Chenery Salat v. Garland, No. 20-2662 (8th Cir. Apr. 28, 2022) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in...

Duration:00:37:30

Special Episode - Interview with Sumana Kaluvai and Harishree Karthik of the Hidden Dream (Visa Dreamers; about Hidden Dream; personal stories and background; resources for visa dreamers; legislative goals; how you can help; & Tik Tok!)

4/27/2022
About Hidden Dream: The Hidden Dream was built to raise awareness of the struggles faced by visa immigrants, share resources, and create a community to uplift immigrants who have spent several years in this country without a pathway to citizenship. The Hidden Dream specializes in creating resources for childhood visa arrivals - children who entered the country on H4, L2, E2 etc. visas and are at risk of deportation. The Hidden Dream serves visa immigrants (including visa dreamers,...

Duration:00:48:01

Ep. 104 - Precedential Decisions from 4/18/2022 - 4/24/2022 (Aaliyah The Brave!; LPR cancellation of removal; discretion; dead fish standard of review; nunc pro tunc changes to convictions; vacatur; in absentia motion to reopen)

4/25/2022
Aaliyah The Brave: Empowering Children Coping with Immigration Enforcement, by Rekha Sharma-Crawford, Esq. Pre-order on Amazon, here! About the book About the authorhttps://sharma-crawford.com/attorny-profiles/ Barros v. Garland, No. 21-1335 (1st Cir. Apr. 19, 2022) Matter of Dingus, 28 I&N Dec. 529 (BIA 2022) Matter of PickeringThomas and Thompson Rodriguez v. Garland, No. 20-60008 (5th Cir. Apr. 19, 2022) Niz Chavez *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli...

Duration:00:26:44

Ep. 103 - Precedential Decisions from 4/11/2022 - 4/17/2022 (thank you AILA South Florida!; asylum; unable or unwilling to protect; Convention Against Torture; aggregate harm; MS-13)

4/18/2022
Ibarra Chevez v. Garland, No. 20-1576 (4th Cir. Apr. 15, 2022) Sanchez-Amador v. Garland, No. 20-60367 (5th Cir. Apr. 11, 2022) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40 years. Docketwise "Modern immigration software & case management" Want to become a patron? Click here to check out our Patreon Page! CONTACT...

Duration:00:19:04

Ep. 102 - Precedential Decisions from 4/4/2022 - 4/10/2022 (equitable tolling and appeals to the BIA; asylum; corroboration; nuclear family; attorney misconduct and sanctions; motion to vacate panel decision; administrative closure)

4/11/2022
Boch-Saban v. Garland, No. 20-60540 (5th Cir. Apr. 8, 2022) Matter of Liadov Arreguin v. Garland, No. 20-2431 (8th Cir. Apr. 4, 2022) C-T-L- Camacho-Valdez v. Garland, No. 21-3112 (7th Cir. Apr. 6, 2022) in forma pauperis Hernandez-Serrano v. Garland, No. 20-3175 (6th Cir. Apr. 7, 2022) en banc *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world...

Duration:00:21:42

Ep. 101 - Precedential Decisions from 3/28/2022 - 4/3/2022 (transgender adults; pattern or practice of persecution; definition of conviction; CIMT; CAT protection; Interpol Red Notice; terrorism weapons bar)

4/4/2022
Gonzalez Aguilar v. Garland, No. 18-9570 (10th Cir. Mar. 29, 2022) Matter of S. Wong, 28 I&N Dec. 518 (BIA 2022) Jama v. Garland, No. 21-1585 (8th Cir. Mar. 30, 2022) Paredes Gonzales v. Garland, No. 20-2964 (8th Cir. Apr. 1, 2022) Kakar v. USCIS, No. 20-1512 (2d Cir. Mar. 28, 2022) Chenery *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world...

Duration:00:35:36

Special Episode - Interview with Elizabeth "Betty" Stevens (Article 1 Immigration Court; Immigration Law Section of the Federal Bar Association (FBA); consular work in Ethiopia; OIL District Court Section; testifying before Congress)

3/31/2022
Betty's Bio: Elizabeth “Betty” Stevens is of counsel at Poarch Thompson Law. Ms. Stevens received her J.D. magna cum laude from George Mason School of Law, and a B.S. in the Arabic Languages from Georgetown University. Ms. Stevens is an active member of the Federal Bar Association and is a past Chair of the FBA’s Immigration Law Section. In that capacity, she assisted in drafting and refining the FBA’s Article I immigration court proposal. From 2008 to December 2016, Ms. Stevens served as...

Duration:01:02:03

Ep. 100!!! - Precedential Decisions from 3/21/2022 - 3/27/2022 (TPS; Florida possession of marijuana; realistic probability test; waivers; jurisdiction; habeas; INA § 237(a)(1)(H) waiver; deceased qualifying relative)

3/28/2022
Ep. 100 thank yous, and TPS update! Said v. U.S. Att'y Gen., No. 21-12917 (11th Cir. Mar. 24, 2022) Matter of GuaderramaRamosMoncrieffe Tazu v. Att’y Gen. U.S., et al., 975 F.3d 292 (3d Cir. 2020) Julmice v. Garland, No. 21-1177 (4th Cir. Mar. 23, 2022) Chevron Matter of Federiso *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt P.A. Immigration, serious injury, and business lawyers serving clients in Florida, California, and all over the world for over 40...

Duration:00:24:50

Ep. 99 - Precedential Decisions from 3/14/2022 - 3/20/2022 (aggravated felony theft; larceny; CIMT; divisibility; dwelling; motion to reopen; mental competency; good moral character)

3/21/2022
Matter of C. Morgan, 28 I&N Dec. 508 (BIA 2022) Reyes Lauture v. U.S. Att’y Gen., No. 19-13165 (11th Cir. Mar. 17, 2022) Mathis Cupete v. Garland, No. 20-3441 (2d Cir. Mar. 16, 2022) Matter of Pinzon Garcia v. Garland, No. 19-60793 (5th Cir. Mar. 14, 2022) Hernandez Garmendia v. Att'y Gen. U.S., No. 203211 (3d Cir. Mar. 16, 2022) Matter of M-A-M- Hernandez v. Garland, No. 20-3575 (8th Cir. Mar. 18, 2022) *Sponsors and friends of the podcast! Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli and Pratt...

Duration:00:38:47