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Written by attorney Linda Yin Liang

Should I worry about deportation if I am a green card holder with a criminal record?

On April 17, 2018, the Supreme Court decided Sessions v. Dimaya, No. 15-1498, holding in a 5-4 decision that the Immigration and Nationality Act’s definition of “crime of violence” is void for vagueness. This decision instantly was translated to Mandatory Sanctuary State for Permanent Residents.

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