Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
BIA's denial of Lebanese petitioner's application for asylum is affirmed as an immigration judge's determination that an asylum application is time barred does not preclude the judge from also finding that the same application is frivolous.
Argued: October 7, 2009
Decided and Filed: October 29, 2009
Opinion by Circuit Judge Sutton
For Appellant: Ronald E. Kaplovitz, Kaplovitz & Associates, Sylvan Lake, Michigan
For Appellee: Patrick James Glen, US Department of Justice, Washington, DC.