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Extreme Hardship for Family

Apr 22, 2019

Immigration Law: Withholding of Removal-Extreme Hardship for Family-Denial of Reconsideration

Petitioner, a Mexican national, applied for withholding of removal proceedings, arguing that his deportation would cause “exceptional and extremely unusual hardship” for his children, some of whom were U.S. citizens. The BIA disagreed; petitioner then filed his motion for reconsideration late. The BIA therefore denied the motion due to its untimeliness and failure to raise […]

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