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Ayala-Villanueva v. Holder, No. 07-70110

In a petition for review of a BIA order removing petitioner from the U.S., the matter is transferred to a district court for further review where there was a genuine factual dispute concerning the identity of petitioner's father, and the resolution of this factual dispute would determine whether petitioner acquired derivative citizenship.

Read Ayala-Villanueva v. Holder, No. 07-70110

Appellate Information

Submitted June 11, 2009

Filed July 14, 2009


Opinion by Judge Hug


For Petitioner:

Leon Rosen, Law Office of Leon Rosen, Las Vegas, NV

For Respondent:

Richard Zanfardino, Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC