Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of the BIA's determination that Petitioner did not qualify for lawful permanent residency due to her lack of a qualifying sponsor, the petition is denied, where substantial evidence supported the BIA's determination that the proposed sponsor did not qualify because he was not domiciled in the U.S. as required by 8 U.S.C. section 1183a(f).
Argued and Submitted November 20, 2008
Filed July 9, 2009
Opinion by Judge Smith
Jesse M. Bless, Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC