Case Conclusion Date: 06.23.2009
Practice Area: Immigration
Outcome: Granted Motion to Reopen
Description: Lawful Permanent Resident was denied admission into the U.S. at San Ysidro port of entry based upon an In Absentia Order of Deportation in 2001. Attorney was retained by the LPR's family. Motion to Reopen was filed on 4/2009 on the basis of improper service/notice of the Order to Show Cause/Notice to Appear (ie. incorrect mailing address). Immigration Judge granted the MTR on 06/23/2009. LPR will now seek Cancellation of Removal under INA 240A(a) before the immigration judge.