Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of the BIA's order removing petitioner from the U.S., the petition is denied where petitioner's conviction for possessing a controlled substance under California Health and Safety Code section 11379(a) qualified as a basis for removability under 8 U.S.C. section 1182(a)(2)(A)(i)(II).
Submitted October 6, 2009
Filed November 25, 2009
Opinion by Judge W. Fletcher
Howard Robert Davis, Santa Monica, CA
Bryan Stuart Beier, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC