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Karen Weinstock
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Karen Weinstock’s Legal Cases

2 total

  • Zafar et al v. U.S. Attorney General

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Outcome:
    Won federal ct. jurisdiction over motions
    Description:
    First impression case at the 11th Circuit where the court determined it did in fact have jurisdiction to review for abuse of discretion standard an immigration judge or board of immigration appeals decisions over continuances, motions to reopen and such cases.
  • Haswanee v. U.S. Attorney General

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Outcome:
    Won abuse of discretion by IJ and remand
    Description:
    Immigration judge denied continuance while petitioner had an I-140 immigrant visa petition pending. The 11th Circuit found the immigration judge abused his discretion by refusing to continue so that USCIS will finish adjudication of the I-140.