Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of the BIA's order denying petitioner's asylum application, the petition is denied where petitioner did not file an asylum application in English within the one year deadline and no "extraordinary circumstances" prevented him from filing on time.
Argued and Submitted March 1, 2009
Filed December 1, 2009
Lisa M. Calero and Robert L. Lewis, Law Offices of Robert L. Lewis, Oakland, CA