Case Conclusion Date: 01.01.2013
Practice Area: Immigration
Outcome: Motion to Reopen Sua Sponte Granted
Description: The Motion to Reopen sua sponte was filed with the Board of Immigration appeals on the basis of approved I-130 petitions filed by a US citizen child. Respondents had a final order of removal. The BIA reopened the case, in spite of opposition by DHS, and remanded to the Immigration Court to allow Respondents to adjust their status to that of lawful permanent residents.