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Chedid v. Holder, No. 08-1552

Petition for review of a denial of plaintiff's second motion to reopen immigration proceedings to allow him to apply for adjustment of status based on his marriage to a United States citizen is denied where Board of Immigration Appeals did not abuse its discretion in finding that plaintiff had not exercised the due diligence required to invoke the equitable tolling of the time limitations on his untimely motion to reopen.    

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Appellate Information
Petition for Review of an Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals.
Decided July 17, 2009

Before Lynch, Chief Judge, Torruella and Lipez, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by Lipez, Circuit Judge.

For Petitioner: Saher Joseph Macarius, Audrey Youssef Botros, and Law Offices of Saher J. Macarius.

For Respondent: Gregory G. Katsas, Greg D. Mack, and Wendy Benner-León, U.S. Department of Justice.