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Leslie Ann Diaz

Leslie Diaz’s Legal Cases

5 total

  • Diallo v. U.S. Attorney General

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Feb 19, 2010
    Outcome:
    Petition for Review Granted
    Description:
    596 F.3d 1329 (11th Cir. 2010): Alien suffered past persecution, qualifying him for asylum.
  • Tan v. U.S. Attorney General

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    May 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    Petition for Review Granted
    Description:
    446 F.3d 1369 (11th Cir. 2006): Immigration Judge failed to give reasoned consideration to petition for withholding of removal or to make adequate findings about petitioner’s entitlement to withholding of removal
  • Contreras-Rodriguez v. U.S. Attorney Gen.

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Aug 29, 2006
    Outcome:
    Petition for Review Granted
    Description:
    462 F.3d 1314 (11th Cir. 2006): Immigration Court has jurisdiction to reopen removal proceedings for lack of notice of proceedings, even if alien has been physically removed from the United States
  • Madu v. U.S. Attorney Gen.

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Dec 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    Petition for Review Granted
    Description:
    470 F.3d 1362 (11th Cir. 2006): District court retained habeas jurisdiction to review whether alien is subject to a final order of removal.
  • Montano Cisneros v. U.S. Attorney Gen.

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jan 28, 2008
    Outcome:
    Petition for Review Granted
    Description:
    514 F.3d 1224 (11th Cir. 2008): BIA abused its discretion in denying motion by failing either to follow its own past precedent or to provide reasoned explanation for not doing so, and (2) regulatory limit on motions to reopen in absentia removal orders did not limit aliens to one motion throughout removal proceedings.