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Park v. Holder, No. 07-17322

In a petition for review of the BIA's determination that Petitioner did not qualify for lawful permanent residency due to her lack of a qualifying sponsor, the petition is denied, where substantial evidence supported the BIA's determination that the proposed sponsor did not qualify because he was not domiciled in the U.S. as required by 8 U.S.C. section 1183a(f).

Read Park v. Holder, No. 07-17322

Appellate Information

Argued and Submitted November 20, 2008

Filed July 9, 2009


Opinion by Judge Smith


For Petitioner:

Ronald T. Oldenburg, Waipahu, HI

For Respondent:

Jesse M. Bless, Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC