Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of the BIA's order removing petitioner to El Salvador, the petition is denied where: 1) petitioner's prior state offense of felony menacing was a "particularly serious crime" under 8 U.S.C. section 1231; and 2) the Immigration Judge's reliance on a Statement in Support of Warrantless Arrest detailing petitioner's prior offense was not fundamentally unfair.
Filed November 20, 2009
Margaret J. Perry, Joanne E. Johnson, Office of Immigration Litigation Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington DC