Category Archives: illegal re-entry

Zambrano v Holder CA7, illegal reentry bars Motion to Reopen and 212 (c) discretionary relief

Reyes, a citizen of Mexico, entered the U.S. in 1979 and was granted lawful permanent resident status in 1989. In 1993, he pled guilty to two felony counts of aggravated sexual abuse of a minor. He was sentenced to six … Continue reading

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Policy of prosecuting illegal aliens with no substantial criminal records is “a huge waste of resources”

Pushback over border bustsTexas judge tells prosecutors to keep illegal entry cases out of court. by Marcia Coyle: March 1, 2010 After warning federal prosecutors for two years, Judge Sam Sparks was fed up with the parade of nonviolent … Continue reading

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