Executive Office for Immigration Review

Executive Office for Immigration Review

Change to Immigration Judges Hearing Cases
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EOIR Announces Change to Immigration Judges Hearing Cases Out of Dilley.

EOIR Mission

The primary mission of the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) is to adjudicate immigration cases by fairly, expeditiously, and uniformly interpreting and administering the Nation's immigration laws. Under delegated authority from the Attorney General, EOIR conducts immigration court proceedings, appellate reviews, and administrative hearings.

Fact Sheets

Thursday, September 9, 2010
The Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) administers the nation's immigration court system. EOIR primarily decides whether foreign-born individuals, who are charged by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with violating immigration law, should be ordered removed from the United States or should be granted relief or protection from removal and be permitted to remain in this country.
 
 
 
Thursday, September 9, 2010
The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) conducts immigration court hearings in 59 immigration courts nationwide. Immigration court hearings are generally open to the public.

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Litigation Notices

Friday, March 14, 2014
 
 
 

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement in the Case of Abadia-Peixoto (English) (PDF)
Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement in the Case of Abadia-Peixoto (Spanish) (PDF)
Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement in the Case of Abadia-Peixoto (Chinese) (PDF)
Notice of Proposed Class Action Settlement in the Case of Abadia-Peixoto (Punjabi) (PDF)

 
 

ABT Amended Settlement Agreement Granted Final Approval
Thursday, November 21, 2013
On November 4, 2013 the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington granted final approval to the amended ABT Settlement Agreement; Implementation to Begin by December 3, 2013.
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Friday, September 27, 2013
This Notice contains important information that may pertain to you. Please read it carefully. Under the Settlement Agreement in B.H., et al. v. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, et al., No. CV11-2108-RAJ (W.D. Wash.) (also referred to as "ABT Settlement Agreement")...
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Friday, September 27, 2013
This Notice contains important information that may pertain to you. Please read it carefully.
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Monday, July 1, 2013
This Notice contains important information that may pertain to you. Please read it carefully. Under the Settlement Agreement in B.H., et al. v. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, et al., No. CV11-2108-RAJ (W.D. Wash.) (also referred to as "ABT Settlement Agreement")...
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Historical Information

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
2013 marked the 30th anniversary of the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR). EOIR was formally created on January 9, 1983, although its functions predate the agency.
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Leadership 

Juan P. Osuna
Director, Executive Office for Immigration Review

Contact 

Office of Legislative and Public Affairs
703-305-0289

 

Case Status

Case Information System
240-314-1500 or 1-800-898-7180
Case status information available 24/7

 

BIA Clerk's Office

Filing Information
703-605-1007

 

Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer

Filing Information for Employer Sanctions and Anti-discrimination Cases
703-305-0864

 

Office of the General Counsel

Attorney Discipline Program/Fraud Program
703-305-0470

 

Records

FOIA Service Center
703-605-1297