Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of the BIA's denial of Petitioner's motion to terminate removal proceedings against him, the petition is dismissed for lack of jurisdiction where Section 101(a)(43)(R) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) necessarily covers a range of activities beyond those of counterfeiting or forgery itself.
Argued: June 10, 2009
Decided and Filed: June 30, 2009
Opinion by Judge Kethledge
E. Dennis Muchnicki, Dublin, OH
Katharine E. Clark, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC