Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
Petition for review of the BIA's order denying a citizen of Cameroon's motion to reopen his removal proceedings is granted and the BIA's decision vacated and remanded as the BIA did not explain why petitioner's new evidence failed to demonstrate a change of country conditions.
Argued: September 22, 2009
Decided: October 30, 2009
Opinion by Judge Motz
For Appellant: Lindsay Claire Harrison, Jenner & Block, LLP, Washington, DC.
For Appellee: Lindsay E. Williams, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC.