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Figueras v. Holder, No. 08-3367

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By FindLaw Staff on July 27, 2009 3:19 PM

Petition for review of an order denying adjustment of status is granted where the Board of Immigration Appeals violated plaintiff's statutory right to a reasonable opportunity to present her evidence of eligibility for adjustment of status by refusing to either remand the case to allow the IJ to consider her additional evidence or rule on the merits of her proposed alternative theory of adjustment eligibility as a matter of law.   

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Appellate Information
Petition for Review of an Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals.
Argued February 26, 2009
Decided: July 27, 2009

Before BAUER, KANNE, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by SYKES, Circuit Judge.

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