Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
Petitioner's petition for review of the BIA's denial of her application for asylum is denied, where the Court of Appeals lacked jurisdiction to review the BIA's determination that Petitioner did not meet the changed or extraordinary circumstances exception.
Argued: March 25, 2009
Decided: July 6, 2009
Opinion by Judge Niemeyer
Partial Concurrence and Partial Dissent by Judge Gregory
Andrew B. Insenga, United States Department of Justice, Office of Immigration Litigation, Washington, DC