Montano Cisneros v. U.S. Attorney Gen.

Leslie Ann Diaz

Case Conclusion Date:January 28, 2008

Practice Area:Immigration

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.