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A
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Adams, Amanda J. ADDENDUM: Bond Proceedings Before Immigration Judges and the Board of Immigration Appeals August 2008 (PDF) 2 8
Bond Proceedings Before Immigration Judges and the Board of Immigration Appeals July 2008 (PDF) 2 7
Adams, Josh Treatment of Criminal Convictions in the Immigration Context October 2008 (PDF) 2 12
Alberty, Linda Affording Material Support to a Terrorist Organization - A Look at the Discretionary Exemption to Inadmissability for Aliens Caught Between A Rock and A Hard Place April 2008 (PDF) 2 4
Allen, Patricia M. Let’s Talk "TRIG": Litigation in the Federal Courts on the Terrorism-related Inadmissibility Grounds Nov. - Dec. 2013 (PDF) 7 9
The Heart of Silva-Trevino: Still Beating? October 2011 (PDF) 5 9
When Cousins Are Two of a Kind: Circuits Issue Not-Quite-Identical Paired Decisions August 2011 (PDF) 5 7
Enchanted April: Love, Hope, and Section 212(c) All Spring Eternal April 2011 (PDF) 5 4
Life Does not Always Imitate Television: The "Exclusionary Rule" in Immigration Proceedings March 2011 (PDF) 5 3
Speaking of Parole: Who's In, and Who's Out January 2011 (PDF) 5 1
Phair or Phoul in Philadelphia?: Third Circuit Speaks on De Novo Review, Sexual Abuse, and Res Judicata October 2010 (PDF) 4 9
"Did you Notify the Police?": Ninth Circuit Revisits the "Unable or Unwilling to Control" Standard September 2010 (PDF) 4 8
Undercard or Main Event?: Courts Assess the Jurisdiction Provisions of the REAL ID Act July-August 2010 (PDF) 4 7
The Wrong Side of the Rock-Throwing Line?: New Looks at an Old Bar to Refugee Protection June 2010 (PDF) 4 6
ADDENDUM: Emerging Trends in the Circuits: Asylum Claims Based on Female Genital Mutilation June 2008 (PDF) 2 6
Emerging Trends in the Circuits: Asylum Claims Based on Female Genital Mutilation October 2007 (PDF) 1 10
The Unsettled Concept of Firm Resettlement as a Bar to Asylum June 2007 (PDF) 1 6
Altman, Joshua A. Déjà Vu All Over Again: SCOTUS Takes Up Imputation and Retroactivity September 2011 (PDF) 5 8

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Author Title Date Volume Issue
Bailey, Rebekah Relief After Rebuttal: Reaching Humanitarian Asylum Under the Regulations January 2013 (PDF) 7 1
Barr, Sarah K. The Meaning of "Admission" and "Admitted" in the Immigration and Nationality Act October 2009 (PDF) 3 10
Bergene, Sara J. The Current Status of Section 212(c): Considering Abebe v. Holder November 2009 (PDF) 3 11
Brooks, Dee Issues Arising in Coercive Population Control Claims: Survey of Board of Immigration Appeals and Federal Court Decisions September 2007 (PDF) 1 9
Buckwalter, Ellen L. Asking and Telling: Identity and Persecution in Sexual Orientation Asylum Claims September 2008 (PDF) 2 9
Bump, Micah The Supreme Court's Decision in Padilla v. Kentucky July-August 2010 (PDF) 4 7
Burgie, Brea C. The Convention Against Torture and Acquiescence: Willful Blindness or Willful Awareness? April 2011 (PDF) 5 4
Byrd, Sarah Running Away From the Regulatory Departure Bar, One Circuit at a Time, in Opposite Directions Sept.-Oct. 2013 (PDF) 7 8
Alternatives to Detention and Immigration Judges' Bond Jurisdiction: Considering Matter of Aguilar-Aquino and Matter of Garcia-Garcia April 2010 (PDF) 4 4

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C
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Cade, Sarah Removability for Smuggling Under Sections 212(a)(6)(E) and 237(a)(1)(E) of the Immigration and Nationality Act March 2010 (PDF) 4 3
Recent Developments in the Specific Intent Standard in Convention Against Torture Cases January 2009 (PDF) 3 1
Calkins, Jonathan Trust, but Verify: Document Similarities and Credibility Findings in Immigration Proceedings March 2011 (PDF) 5 3
Chow, Sam Moncrieffe v. Holder: Exploring the Legal Landscape of Section 101(a)(43)(B) of the Act August 2013 (PDF) 7 7
Cicchini, Daniel The Continuing Struggle To Define “Admission” and “Admitted” in the Immigration and Nationality Act June 2012 (PDF) 6 6
Circuit Court Modifications to the Modified Categorical Approach April 2012 (PDF) 6 4
Contreni, Maureen Removable Officers and the Doctrine of Command Responsibility March 2014 (PDF) 8 3
Crouse, Benjamin Measuring the Risk of Physical Force in Evaluating Crimes of Violence Under 18 U.S.C. §16(b) February 2011 (PDF) 5 2

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D
Author Title Date Volume Issue
DeBerry, Suzanne Measured Reliance: Evaluating the Authenticity of Foreign Documents in Removal Proceedings September 2010 (PDF) 4 8
Matter of Compean: Balancing Fairness and Finality in Deficient Performance of Counsel Claims March 2009 (PDF) 3 3
de Cardona, Lisa Issues Arising in Coercive Population Control Claims: Survey of Board of Immigration Appeals and Federal Court Decisions September 2007 (PDF) 1 9
DeSalvo, Bria A Split Among the Circuits: Taking Opposing Sides on Silva-Trevino October 2012 (PDF) 6 9
DiDomenico, Christine The Circuit Split on the Finality Rule July-August 2014 (PDF) 8 6
Dizard, Rachael The Circuit Split on the Finality Rule July-August 2014 (PDF) 8 6
Moncrieffe v. Holder: Exploring the Legal Landscape of Section 101(a)(43)(B) of the Act August 2013 (PDF) 7 7
Donnelly, Elizabeth Discussing the Unmentionable: Analyzing Child Abuse and Rape in Immigration Law July - August 2012 (PDF) 6 7
Relief in Their Own Right: Asylum for the Children of Victims of Coercive Population Control Policies October 2011 (PDF) 5 9
Trust, but Verify: Document Similarities and Credibility Findings in Immigration Proceedings March 2011 (PDF) 5 3
Donovan, Teresa Second Chances: Motions for Continuances Under Matters of Garcia, Velarde, and Kotte August 2008 (PDF) 2 8
The Convention Against Torture: When does a Public Official Acquiesce to Torture Committed by a Third Party? March 2007 (PDF) 1 3
Drootman, Eric J. Proving the Fact of Conviction in Immigration Proceedings: A Precategorical Analysis March 2012 (PDF) 6 3
The Expanded Bond Docket for Immigration Judges in the Ninth Circuit: Conducting Bond Hearings After Final Administrative Orders of Removal January 2012 (PDF) 6 1

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E
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Elliot, Nina Cancellation of Removal: When is Exceptional and Extremely Unusual Hardship a Question of Law? February 2010 (PDF) 4 2

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F
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Farrelly, Jeremiah Conceptualizing Cancellation of Removal Criminal Bars November/December 2012 (PDF) 6 10
Fleming, Adam L. Around the World in the INA: Designating a Country of Removal in Immigration Proceedings May 2013 (PDF) 7 5
Fleming, Adam L. Organized Atrocities: Asylum Claims Based Upon a “Pattern or Practice” of Persecution March 2013 (PDF) 7 3
Fletcher Tortenson, Karen Addendum: Equitable Tolling of Motions Deadlines-A Survey of Circuit Court Decisions February 2008 (PDF) 2 2
Equitable Tolling of Motions Deadlines- A Survey of Circuit Court Decisions August 2007 (PDF) 1 8
Frangella, Michele D. The Quality That Makes Something Worthy of Belief: REAL ID Credibility Standards and the Paramaters of Plausibility Findings July 2011 (PDF) 5 6
Frank, William N. Brand X: Deference Should Be More Than A Matter of "Who's On First" January 2008 (PDF) 2 1
Frantz, Brigette L. Assistance in Persecution Under Duress: The Supreme Court's Decision in Negusie v. Holder and the Misplaced Reliance on Fedorenko v. United States May 2009 (PDF) 3 5
Friedman, Josh D. When Time Is of The Essence: Applying Timing Rules in Immigration Proceedings May 2012 (PDF) 6 5

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G
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Gillespie, Sabrina Vartelas v. Holder: The Revival of the Fleuti Doctrine April 2013 (PDF) 7 4
Gilpin, Geoffrey Moral Turpitude After Silva-Trevino July 2009 (PDF) 3 7
Gould, Illissa In Limbo: Continued Detention Review for Specially Dangerous Aliens May 2008 (PDF) 2 5
Grant, Edward R. Citizenship, Crimes, Asylum and Motions: A Winter's Smorgasbord January 2012 (PDF) 6 1
Super Circuit?: Random Musings on 2011's Top Twenty November-December 2011 (PDF) 5 10
The Heart of Silva-Trevino: Still Beating? October 2011 (PDF) 5 9
Déjà Vu All Over Again: SCOTUS Takes Up Imputation and Retroactivity September 2011 (PDF) 5 8
When Cousins Are Two of a Kind: Circuits Issue Not-Quite-Identical Paired Decisions August 2011 (PDF) 5 7
Fruit or Vegetable? Supreme Court To Decide if Tax Fraud is "Fraud" Under Section 101 (a)(43)(M)(i) of the Act May-June 2011 (PDF) 5 5
Enchanted April: Love, Hope, and Section 212(c) All Spring Eternal April 2011 (PDF) 5 4
Life Does not Always Imitate Television: The "Exclusionary Rule" in Immigration Proceedings March 2011 (PDF) 5 3
Circuit Bracketology: Lots of Upsets, But No Clear Favorites February 2011 (PDF) 5 2
Speaking of Parole: Who's In, and Who's Out January 2011 (PDF) 5 1
The 2010 Top Twenty: Few Easy Choices November-December 2010 (PDF) 4 10
Phair or Phoul in Philadelphia?: Third Circuit Speaks on De Novo Review, Sexual Abuse, and Res Judicata October 2010 (PDF) 4 9
"Did you Notify the Police?": Ninth Circuit Revisits the "Unable or Unwilling to Control" Standard September 2010 (PDF) 4 8
Undercard or Main Event?: Courts Assess the Jurisdiction Provisions of the REAL ID Act July-August 2010 (PDF) 4 7
"The Wrong Side of the Rock-Throwing Line?": New Looks at an Old Bar to Refugee Protection June 2010 (PDF) 4 6
Dynes and Newtons: "Crime of Violence" Standards in the Wake of Johnson v. United States March 2010 (PDF) 4 3
"A Little More Like Other Litigation": The Ninth Circuit Embraces the REAL ID Act February 2010 (PDF) 4 2
The Right to File a Motion to Reopen: An Intended Consequence of IIRIRA? January 2010 (PDF) 4 1
The Top Twenty: Cases To Remember From 2009 December 2009 (PDF) 3 12
How Much Deference is Owed to Non-Precedent Decisions of the Board? The Case of Joseph v. Holder November 2009 (PDF) 3 11
Immigration in the Supreme Court: The October 2009 Term October 2009 (PDF) 3 10
Disparity? or Diversity? Contested Issues in Asylum Law September 2009 (PDF) 3 9
A Crummy Summer Rerun: Still More on Corroboration, Credibility, and the REAL ID Act August 2009 (PDF) 3 8
Marital Rites: Recent Court Decisions on Visa Eligibility, Waivers, and Marriage Fraud May 2009 (PDF) 3 5
Ninth Circuit Reasserts Itself on "Imputed" Residence and Presence May 2009 (PDF) 3 5
Evidence That Rules of Evidence Do Exist in Immigration Court April 2009 (PDF) 3 4
March Madness: A "Sweet Sixteen" for Immigration Wonks March 2009 (PDF) 3 3
Nonreviewable Calls: Courts Limit Their Jurisdiction on Matters of "Agency Discretion" January 2009 (PDF) 3 1
Cases of the Year: Ranking the Top 20 Federal Immigration Decisions of 2008 December 2008 (PDF) 2 12
Through the Eye of the Needle: Immigration in the October 2008 Term October 2008 (PDF) 2 10
Change We Can - and Can't - Rely On: Rebutting the "Presumptive Inference" from Past to Future Persecution September 2008 (PDF) 2 9
The Action Heats Up: REAL ID Act in the Circuit Courts July 2008 (PDF) 2 7
Dadaism Reborn: Immigration Law in the October 2007 Term of the Supreme Court June 2008 (PDF) 2 6
Sex and the Circuits: Back, and on the Big Screen May 2008 (PDF) 2 5
One Toke Over the Line: The Immigration Consequences of Drug Offenses April 2008 (PDF) 2 4
Crimes and Misdemeanors: Recent Trends on CIMTs, Aggravated Felonies, and Eligibility for Relief. March 2008 (PDF) 2 3
A Pudding With No Theme?: Circuits Rule on a Potpouri of Issues February 2008 (PDF) 2 2
Getting Serious About Frivolousness: When Can the Ultimate Sanction Be Imposed January 2008 (PDF) 2 1
Crimes Involving Moral Turpitude Categorical Approach or Evolving Moral Standards? November 2007 (PDF) 1 11
To Be Continued….When do We Need a Further Episode? October 2007 (PDF) 1 10
The Postman Always Rings Twice? Recent Developments on the Issue of Notice and Delivery September 2007 (PDF) 1 9
Persecution and Persecutors: No Bright Lines Here August 2007 (PDF) 1 8
"Attention Must Be Paid": Circuits Issue Significant Decisions in Chinese Coercive Population Control Cases July 2007 (PDF) 1 7
Circuits Issue Significant Decisions in High Impact Cases July 2007 (PDF) 1 7
"I Second that (E)motion": How EOIR Motions Practice is Increasingly Governed by the Federal Courts June 2007 (PDF) 1 6
Immigration Legislation: RIP? June 2007 (PDF) 1 6
Law Clerks for All!- How Comprehensive Immigration Reform Could Impact Immigration Courts and the BIA May 2007 (PDF) 1 5
Falsus in Uno: Second Circuit Rules on Permissible Inferences and Speculation April 2007 (PDF) 1 4
The "Fugitive Disentitlement Doctrine" and Other Limits on Circuit Court Review March 2007 (PDF) 1 3
Federal Court Review: High Dismissal Rate on Petitions For Review Continues February 2007 (PDF) 1 2
Board Decisions Under Review: A Qualitative Analysis January 2007 (PDF) 1 1
Greer, Anne Second Chances: Motions for Continuances Under Matters of Garcia, Velarde, and Kotte August 2008 (PDF) 2 8
Greer, Christina Waivers of Inadmissibility for Lawful Permanent Residents Under Section 212(h) of the Act April/May 2014 (PDF) 8 4

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H
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Harbeck, Dorothy A. Asking and Telling: Identity and Persecution in Sexual Orientation Asylum Claims September 2008 (PDF) 2 9
Hassell, Joseph The Continuing Struggle To Define “Admission” and “Admitted” in the Immigration and Nationality Act June 2012 (PDF) 6 6
Circuit Court Modifications to the Modified Categorical Approach April 2012 (PDF) 6 4
Heidelberg, Cindy Moncrieffe v. Holder: Exploring the Legal Landscape of Section 101(a)(43)(B) of the Act August 2013 (PDF) 7 7
Hendricks, Greta Cancellation of Removal: When is Exceptional and Extremely Unusual Hardship a Question of Law? February 2010 (PDF) 4 2
Hines, Judith K. "World, Take Good Notice" The Circuits' View of Administrative Notice November 2007 (PDF) 1 11
Hunter, Brad Moral Turpitude After Silva-Trevino July 2009 (PDF) 3 7

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J
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Julius, Derek C. Splitting Hairs: Burden of Proof, Voluntariness and Scienter Under the Persecutor Bar to Asylum Based Relief March 2008 (PDF) 2 3

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K
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Kelly, Ed Crimes and Misdemeanors: The Supreme Court's Decision in Lopez v. Gonzales January 2007 (PDF) 1 1
Komar, Elizabeth The Circuit Split on the Finality Rule July-August 2014 (PDF) 8 6

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L
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Lazar, Corey Survey: Circuit Court Treatment of Documents Commonly Submitted in CPC Asylum Claims June 2009 (PDF) 3 6
Leahy, Katherine U.S. Citizenship Law and the Means for Becoming a Citizen November 2008 (PDF) 2 11
Liebowitz, Ellen ADDENDUM: Calculating "Loss to Victim or Victims" Under Section 101(a)(43)(M)… July 2008 (PDF) 2 7
Update-Calculating "Loss to Victims or Victims" Under Section 101(a)(43)(M)(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act May 2008 (PDF) 2 5
Addendum-Calculating "Loss to Victim or Victims" Under Section 101(a)(43)(M) of the Immigration and Nationality Act April 2008 (PDF) 2 4
Addendum: Calculating "Loss to Victim or Victims" under section 101(a)(43)(M) of the Immigration and Nationality Act March 2008 (PDF) 2 3
Addendum: Calculating "Loss to Victim or Victims" under section 101(a)(43)(M) of the Immigration and Nationality Act February 2008 (PDF) 2 2
Addendum: Calculating "Loss to Victim or Victims" under section 101(a)(43)(M) of the Immigration and Nationality Act November 2007 (PDF) 1 11
Addendum: Calculating "Loss to Victim or Victims" under section 101(a)(43)(M) of the Immigration and Nationality Act June 2007 (PDF) 1 6
Calculating Loss to the Victim or Victims Under Section 101(a)(43)(M)(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act: Survey of Circuit Court Decisions April 2007 (PDF) 1 4
Lunn, Laura Relief After Rebuttal: Reaching Humanitarian Asylum Under the Regulations January 2013 (PDF) 7 1
Lunsford, Joshua Not Seeing Eye to Eye on Social "Visibility" February 2014 (PDF) 8 2
Running Away From the Regulatory Departure Bar, One Circuit at a Time, in Opposite Directions Sept.-Oct. 2013 (PDF) 7 8
Understanding Marriage-Based K Nonimmigrant Visas: The Difficulty in Saying “I Do” June-July 2013 (PDF) 7 6
The Burden of Proof and Relief from Removability: Who Benefits From the Ambiguity in an Inconclusive Record of Conviction February 2012 (PDF) 6 2

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M
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Mahoney, Kate What To Do When the Constable Blunders? Egregious Violations of the Fourth Amendment in Removal Proceedings September 2012 (PDF) 6 8
Malphrus, Garry Expert Witnesses in Immigration Proceedings May 2010 (PDF) 4 5
McDonnel, Alexa C. The Unlawful Presence Bars: Think Twice February 2013 (PDF) 7 2
Reason to Believe: Satisfying the Standard of Proof of Section 212(a)(2)(C)(i) May-June 2011 (PDF) 5 5
Munro, Angela Recent Developments in Gang-Related Asylum Claims Based on Membership in a Particular Social Group June 2010 (PDF) 4 6
Murphy, Lindsay Survey: Circuit Court Treatment of Documents Commonly Submitted in CPC Asylum Claims June 2009 (PDF) 3 6

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O
Author Title Date Volume Issue
O'Connor, Stephen Misdemeanor Assault, Battery, and Harassment as Crimes of Violence- A Circuit Court Split February 2007 (PDF) 1 2
O'Hagan, Sydney The Treatment of Multiple State Possession Offenses in Light of Lopez May 2007 (PDF) 1 5

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P
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Pavon, Pedro Waiver Relief for Refugees Who Have Engaged in Criminal Activity January 2010 (PDF) 4 1
Pepper, Kathleen S. Immigration Legislation Possibilities After the Demise of Comprehensive Immigration Reform January 2008 (PDF) 2 1
Equitable Tolling of Motions Deadlines-A Survey of Circuit Court Decisions August 2007 (PDF) 1 8
Pixler, Sarah Analysis of the Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions after Descamps v. United States June 2014 (PDF) 8 5
Ploeg, Laura E. Special Immigrant Juveniles: All the Special Rules January 2014 (PDF) 8 1

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R
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Reilly, Kathleen M. Addendum: The Real Deal on REAL ID- An Update on Implementation March 2008 (PDF) 2 3
The Real Deal on REAL ID- An Update on Implementation February 2008 (PDF) 2 2

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S
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Saenz, Andrea Subpoenas in Immigration Court August 2011 (PDF) 5 7
Santucci, Audra E. "World, Take Good Notice" The Circuits' View of Administrative Notice November 2007 (PDF) 1 11
Sewell Finkel, Dina Changed Circumstances and Country Conditions with Respect to Asylum August 2009 (PDF) 3 8
Shah, Bijal Brand X Developments in the Ninth Circuit and Beyond September 2009 (PDF) 3 9
Siders, Melanie J. The Unlawful Presence Bars: Think Twice February 2013 (PDF) 7 2
Smith, Katherine A. Gang Violence and Asylum: The Problem of Defining a Particular Social Group December 2007 (PDF) 1 12
Stanley, Sara A. Suppression: Respondents Look for a Shield and Sword in Immigration Proceedings June 2008 (PDF) 2 6
Swanwick, Daniel L. Suppression: Respondents Look for a Shield and Sword in Immigration Proceedings June 2008 (PDF) 2 6

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Author Title Date Volume Issue
Tsankov, Mina E. Incompetent Respondents in Removal Proceedings April 2009 (PDF) 3 4

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W
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Wells, Nicole Analysis of the Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions after Descamps v. United States June 2014 (PDF) 8 5

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Y
Author Title Date Volume Issue
Yu, Lisa Differentiating the Material Support and Persecutor Bars in Asylum Claims February 2009 (PDF) 3 2
New Developments on the Terrorism-Related Inadmissibility Ground Exemptions December 2008 (PDF) 2 12

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